Avalanche Awareness Training 2
Once you have completed your AAT1 or AST1 and have done a season using your new skills , why not continue your learning and complete AAT2?
The AAT2 course takes you to a new level of avalanche awareness. It will teach more advanced snowpack analysis tools and tests. During your 3 days of field time you will be doing more hands-on learning to enable you to be safer backcountry traveller. This comprises 1 classroom day to do over some AAT2 material, with some more advanced snow science being offered too.
Days 2-4 will be solely in the field learning advanced techniques to keep you safe and allowing to you make better informed decision while backcountry touring.
Learning outcomes for the AAT2 course include:
- Advance trip planning and snowpack assessment.
- Applying the regional danger rating to your days touring or coming up with a danger rating if no regional forecast is supplied.
- Advance victim rescue training looking for multiple victims (4).
- Adding more snow testing techniques to those learnt in Level 1 training.