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Alpine Club of Canada
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AST 2 on weekends! - Skiers and Riders - Sat, Jan 6 2018
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PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED. Please review the event details carefully, and if registration is required and you'd like to join us, you must sign up at the bottom of this page. Non-member guests must contact the leader (see Notes below) to register. If payment is required for this event, you will be expected to send your payment to the Event Leader - payable to the Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section.
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, Jan 6 2018
|Registration Cut Off:
Sun, Dec 31 2017 11:55:00 PM
|Event Duration:||January 6-7 & 13-14|
|Difficulty Rating:||D2: Moderate|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
|Member Cost:||$497.17/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
Members Only, All Ages Welcome
Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
|Number Registered So Far:||
0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|The Avalanche Skills
Training Level 2 course is designed for the
serious and experienced winter backcountry user.
This course expands on the theories and
principles established at the AST 1+ level
course or those who already have a solid
understanding of snow avalanche principles. The
program incorporates extensive practical field
sessions in real avalanche terrain implementing
a systematic approach for assessing and
evaluating the potential avalanche hazard.|
This course will be taught by a CAA certified
through Extremely Canadian. The course is for
ACC members only, at a
discounted price of
$497.17 + GST. We need a minimum of 6 people
to run the course, so sign up as soon as
Register for the course by submitting this form
to Extremely Canadian.
The AST2 course consists of one classroom day
and 3 days of
intensive outdoor field sessions focusing on
terrain analysis, snowpack assessment, and
rescue skills. The full gear list can be found
Prerequisites: AST1 +
Intermediate backcountry skiing or snowboarding
you can confidently ski/ride the equivalent of
BLUE runs in the backcountry in a variety of
Extremely Canadian booking conditions can be
Please send an email to
email@example.com if you have any
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.|
|Cost Includes:||Course with 17% ACC discount. Whistler
pass will also be required.|
|Make a Payment:||Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the ACC VA. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!
Either registration for this event is closed, or the event is full, or the trip leader needs to review and accept your application for this event. Add yourself to the Waiting/Screening List here.