Avalanche Companion Rescue - August 5, 2019 @ Las Leñas
This is a CLOSED course for Las Leñas employees. Las Leñas employees need to get permission from their manager prior to register.
The course coordinator (Pedro Crespo) will be providing a fee discount number for the authorized participants.
Las Leñas VIP customers also need to get authorization from Claudio Margaride at the Las Leñas Guide Office.
AIARE Avalanche Rescue
- Train backcountry travelers in Avalanche Rescue skills
- Increase participant likelihood of survival in an avalanche
- Emphasize that education and avoiding getting caught in an avalanche is the best plan; rescue is a backup in case everything goes wrong.
- Provide skills and practice methods to be proficient at the Avalanche Rescue standard
- Demonstrate effective companion rescue.
- Promote a culture of routine avalanche rescue practice and attendance of an Avalanche Rescue course every two years.
Pre-requisite for AIARE Level 2.
Pre-course material: 2-hour online material
Course Format: 1-day, 8:00 AM-6:00 PM
Cancellation Policy: 60% of the course cost can be refunded up to 30 days prior to the course start. No refunds are provided for cancellations made less than 30 days prior to the start of the course for which you are registered.