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Avalanche self-rescue techniques


Learning about avalanche self-rescue techniques is extremely important for your own safety during freeriding or ski mountaineering activities!
PHOTOS

PROGRAM

You will learn how to use avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe while getting familiar with your own equipment. We will focus on teaching you how to use these tools properly. You need to bring your personal avalanche transceiver.

DAY

Meeting point: meeting at suitable location.

We will cover the following topics:

  • Theory:
      Digital versus analog devices
      How to wear your device
      Group test procedure
      Primary search
      Secondary search
      Fine search
  • Practice:
      Search demonstration with avalanche transceiver in the snow
      Search with avalanche transceivers of the participants
      Techniques for using the probe
      Techniques for using the shovel
DAY

Meeting point: meeting at suitable location.

We will cover the following topics:

  • Theory:
      Digital versus analog devices
      How to wear your device
      Group test procedure
      Primary search
      Secondary search
      Fine search
  • Practice:
      Search demonstration with avalanche transceiver in the snow
      Search with avalanche transceivers of the participants
      Techniques for using the probe
      Techniques for using the shovel

DETAILS

DURATION
orologio
1 Day
orologio
TECHNICAL DIFFICULTY
stelle
low
stelle
FITNESS LEVEL
cuori
fair
cuori
PERSONS
utente
Min 4 - max 8 for each Mountain Guide
utente
PERIOD
calendario
from 01/12 to 31/01
DURATION
TECHNICAL DIFFICULTY
FITNESS LEVEL
PERSONS
PERIOD
1 Day
low
fair
Min 4 - max 8 for each Mountain Guide
from 01/12 to 31/01
orologio
stelle
cuori
utente
calendario

RATES

€90 fee per person
The rate includes
  • the assistance of a UIAGM certified Mountain Guide
  • liability insurance
  • loan of shared safety material

The rate does not include
  • tickets for lift facilities
  • the Mountain Guide’s expenses (lifts, transfers and meals) to be covered by participants
  • transfers and meals
  • anything that is not mentioned under "The rate includes"
Notes
  • It is crucial that participants follow all instructions provided by the mountain guides before and during the activities, and that they accept any changes made to the programme in order to guarantee their safety.
  • Fees for lift facilities, transfers and mountain lodges are subject to changes established and applied by the respective owners without any liability attributable to PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides.
  • The rates listed in the “The rate does not include” section are to be considered merely indicative and are therefore subject to changes.
  • PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides reserves the right to change any route or activity programme based on conditions (weather, accessibility, refuge) and participants’ fitness level.
  • The dates indicated for the activities may change due to weather, snow, or soil conditions, etc. In addition, they depend on the date of opening/closing of the lift facilities, which are established seasonally/yearly by the managing entities of the same and, therefore, are not in any way attributable to PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides.
Notes
  • It is crucial that participants follow all instructions provided by the mountain guides before and during the activities, and that they accept any changes made to the programme in order to guarantee their safety.
  • Fees for lift facilities, transfers and mountain lodges are subject to changes established and applied by the respective owners without any liability attributable to PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides.
  • The rates listed in the “The rate does not include” section are to be considered merely indicative and are therefore subject to changes.
  • PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides reserves the right to change any route or activity programme based on conditions (weather, accessibility, refuge) and participants’ fitness level.
  • The dates indicated for the activities may change due to weather, snow, or soil conditions, etc. In addition, they depend on the date of opening/closing of the lift facilities, which are established seasonally/yearly by the managing entities of the same and, therefore, are not in any way attributable to PEAKSHUNTER Mountain Guides.
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