Avalanche Course, Whistler BC Canada

Avalanche Accident Prevention Courses

Course Dates

November through April


$329 CAN - including Bed & Breakfast

Course Content

Snow and ice Composition from snowflake to glacier. Types of avalanche, Terrain, Beacons, Rescue Techniques and snow tests. Professional instruction and equipment

Course run by Peter Austen who is a Professional Mountain Guide and an individual member of the AMGA (American Mountain Guides Association) which is affiliated with the UIAGM (International Federation of Mountain Guides).