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AIARE AVALANCHE RESCUE COURSE

This one-day course will teach the basics as well as advanced techniques of companion rescue in realistic avalanche scenarios. 

AIARE Avalanche Rescue course is essential and recommended to re-take at the beginning of every winter season to refresh these life-saving rescue skills. 

The course is thought by UIAGM mountain guides and qualified AIARE leaders. You will spend the day outdoors practicing different rescue techniques for varied avalanche scenarios. Each participant will receive a rescue card acknowledging completion date at the end of the course. This course is obligatory for those who wish to take the AIARE 2 or PRO 1 courses. 

Description

Course objectives:

  • Knowledge of what to do if caught in avalanche or if witnessing others being caught in avalanche.
  • To organize and lead a recue team in case of an avalanche accident
  • To be able to search for victims quickly and efficiently using the correct equipment
  • To be able to set up realistic scenario for practice of the avalanche search and rescue
  • To be able to develop a training plan to continuously improve the search and rescue skills 

 

Level requirements:

The Avalanche Rescue Course is designed to be an introduction to the search and rescue training as well as a refresher course for experienced skiers. This course is also a prerequisite for the PRO courses.

You will use the ski touring / splitboarding equipment on the course. You do not have to have a profound ski touring experience but you need to know how to use the equipment and be able to go for a short walk. 

Prix

155€

Price per person for a group of minimum 4 and maximum 6 participants. 

Date des Stages

2017
Start Date End Date Spaces
8 déc. 8 déc. 6
12 déc. 12 déc. 6
15 déc. 15 déc. 6
19 déc. 19 déc. 5
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23 déc. 23 déc. 3
2018
Start Date End Date Spaces
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9 jan. 9 jan. Full

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  The Course is guaranteed to run


Inclus

AIARE instruction

One day of instruction by an UIAGM Mountain Guide and qualified AIARE Course Leader.

Support logistique et implantation locale au coeur même de Chamonix

Notre société est basée dans un superbe environement au pied du téléphérique de l'Aiguille du Midi à Chamonix.

Notre équipe est à votre disposition pour tout renseignement et pour vous assister lors de votre stage avec nous.

Non Inclus

Food & Drink

The price does not include lunch or snacks. You can bring your own food and we can stop for a picnic, or there may be the option to buy lunch at a mountain hut. Please make sure that you are carrying sufficient water and snacks as we will be in the mountains for a number of hours.

Vêtements

Bonnet

Bonnet

sous - vetements thermiques

sous - vetements thermiques

T-shirt et couches respirantes (laine ou synthetique)

T-shirt et couches respirantes (laine ou synthetique)

Doudoune legere

Doudoune legere

Veste etanche et coupe-vent

Veste etanche et coupe-vent

Pantalon etanche et coupe-vent

Pantalon etanche et coupe-vent

Gants chauds

Gants chauds

Gants techniques (fins)

Gants techniques (fins)

Equipement technique

Splitboard

Splitboard

Batons telescopiques

Batons telescopiques

Masque de ski

Masque de ski

Peaux de phoque et couteaux

Peaux de phoque et couteaux

Skis de randonnee

Skis de randonnee

Chaussures de ski de randonnee

Chaussures de ski de randonnee

20-30 litres rucksack

20-30 litres rucksack

Equipement de sécurité

DVA (detecteur de victimes d'avalanche), pelle, sonde

DVA (detecteur de victimes d'avalanche), pelle, sonde

Extras

Lunettes de soleil

Lunettes de soleil

Bouteille d'eau 1 litre minimum

Bouteille d'eau 1 litre minimum

Creme solaire haute protection (visage et levres)

Creme solaire haute protection (visage et levres)