International Private REC 1+ or REC2+ Course

International Private REC 1+ or REC2+ Course

Avalanche Science

Regular price $2,500.00 Sale

This is a PRIVATE Avalanche Science REC1+ or REC2+

Includes the NEW AAA Rescue module

Maximum of 6 Participants

  • 4-Day Avalanche REc1+ or REC2+ course, with a total of 32 hours of classroom and fieldwork that exceeds the American Avalanche Association guidelines of 24 hours.
  • Gain an understanding of avalanche beacon technology and receive advanced training in avalanche companion rescue techniques.
  • Learn to recognize avalanche terrain, develop a systematic method for avalanche risk assessment, and execute safe travel plans.
  • Become familiar with the science of snow crystals, metamorphism, and slab avalanche fracture mechanics.
  • The REC1+ and REC2+ are designed for aspirant professionals. Both courses are preparatory courses for the next professional developmental step, the AAA PRO1.
  • Low instructor to student ratio with small course size.
  • Lead Instructor: Chago Rodriguez - Certified AAA Instructor, AAA PRO Instructor, Snow and Avalanche Scientist.  Avalanche Science assistant instructors are seasoned avalanche professionals, backcountry ski guides, and AAA PRO members.

    Prerequisite: Be able to ski tour (on skis or split-board).

    Pre-course material: 4-hour Avalanche Science online content.

    Course Format: 4-day, Call 208-473-6532 to arrange course dates.