Snow Sense & Planning Webinar Series

The first event in the Backcountry Accreditation, Snow Sense and Planning, is currently offered in a five-part webinar series.

This course covers the following topics.

  1. Avalanche Awareness: Weather, Snowpack, Terrain, Aspect
  2. Safe Travel and Rescue: Transceiver, Probe, Shovel, Route decisions, Reading snowpack
  3. Snow Analysis: Hasty, analysis along the route, Pit analysis, Pit tools and reporting, Physics and chemistry of snowpack
  4. Orienteering: Bearing/check, Pace, Reading features, maps, Triangulation, GPS and phone
  5. Equipment/Clothing/Fuel-H2O/Athleticism: Discipline equipment, Skinning and equipment, Moisture management, Endurance pacing and ability

More Info & To Register for November 2022 Series:

  • Tuesday, November 8, from 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Eastern time
  • Thursday, November 10, from 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Eastern time
  • Tuesday, November 15, from 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Eastern time
  • Thursday, November 17, from 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Eastern time
  • Tuesday, November 22, from 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm Eastern time

  • CLICK HERE for MORE INFO & TO REGISTER


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    Participants must attend all five webinars at the times allotted and fulfill the requested knowledge-check assessments to receive six continuing education credits.