- Sun 26.12-02.05
Join in, and get experience when it comes to avalanches and avalanche rescue. Sundays 27th Dec Feb-2nd May.
DescriptionThis is not a qualifying course, but during the 4-5 hour course you will get a basis set of tools that you can utilize to make good decisions when you are on the mountains in winter.
During the time of the mini course you will get to know about avalanche terrain and how to recognize and avoid it.
You will also learn about basic avalanche rescue, we will work with transceivers (avalanche beacon), avalanche probe and digging in the snow.
This course is arranged every Sunday in the period 9th Feb-25th April. Other dates can be arranged on request, please then contact us directly at [email protected]
We have avalanche beacons that can be used during the course, but we recommend that you bring your own AVALANCHE BEACON, so that you during the course are getting well familiar with the use of the beacon. Other avalanche search equipement (shovel, avalanche probes) are included.
Duration approx. 4 hours
Price 850 NOK p.p.
Meet up at the parking of Røldal Skisenter at 10.00.
Normal physical condition. Please inform us of any medical conditions like asthma, epilepsy etc.
Min. age: 7 yrs.
Food and drink for 4hrs outside
Shoes that can get wet
Professional guide carrying navigation, safety and first-aid equipment.