A3 Avalanche Level 1 Course
American Avalanche Association (A3) – Level 1 – Avalanche Fundamentals
Taught by A3 Certified Avalanche Instructor and/or A3 Professional Member
Course Curriculum is Certified and Approved by American Avalanche Association
1 Evening Session plus 2 full day Sessions / 24 Plus Hours / 60% Fieldwork/
California Ski Guides is Teaming Up With Mesa Rim Climbing & Fitness Center We couldn’t be more excited that this year Mesa Rim chose to join the Reno-Tahoe climbing community. In celebration of that community, CSG is teaming up with Mesa Rim to provide the Reno area with a discounted A3 Avalanche Level 1 Course.For those looking to go further in avalanche education, this course fulfills the first requirement for those looking to take more advanced avalanche education including Avalanche Rescue, Avalanche Level II or Pro I courses. Come out for a fun weekend of education and become a safer member of our mountain community.
A3 Avalanche Level 1 Course is the basic foundation for understanding avalanche hazards and developing safe travel practices in avalanche terrain. This course contains over 24 hours of instruction comprised of classroom lecture, video, discussion, and a minimum of at least 16 plus hours of fieldwork. Our course designed for all types of backcountry travelers, snowshoers, backcountry skiers, snowboarders, mountaineers, ski patrol, and mountain guides. We use a variety of systems to learn how to evaluate avalanche hazards and to develop “your avalanche