Field sessions give students an opportunity to put the skills they learned in the classroom to use in actual hands-on scenarios while being coached and mentored by leaders in the industry. The lessons learned in the field are an essential piece to a student’s over-all avalanche training.
The Americal Avalanche Institute will be the course provider for the NAS affiliated field sessions offered in early-2018. These sessions will be available to graduates of the 2015 & 2017 NAS classroom sessions.
Students are trained and evaluated in these skills:
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