Backcountry Institute - Utah Motorized Avalanche Education
The Companion/Avalanche Rescue course taught by Backcountry Institute follows the guidelines set forth by the American Avalanche Association (AAA)
This course is meant for aspiring Backcountry motorized enthusiasts and their riding companions.
The Companion/Avalanche Rescue is an 8 hour course with a minimum of 5 hours on the snow.
In this course you will learn, but are not limited too:
1) Avalanche rescue principals
2) Avalanche gear and technique
3) Companion rescue process
4) Avalanche victim basic patient care
5) Recognizing needs and identifying additional resources
A MINIMUM OF TRANSCEIVER, SHOVEL, PROBE REQUIRED FOR CLASS