AVALANCHE TRAINING 

Avalanche Skills Training (AST1)

The Avalanche Skills Training Level 1 Course will provide an entry-level decision-making framework that is based on the most advanced knowledge available.

To gain AST1 Certification, participants must achieve mastery of the course materials based on the criteria provided by Avalanche Canada. This is an essential entry level avalanche training course that will provide you with the knowledge to help you make good decisions so you can safely enjoy your experience in the backcountry.

2 Day Course
Maximum Of 8 Participants
$350/Person (GST/PST Included) – A Day Of Guided Sledding For $500/Group (GST/PST Included)
Minimum of 4 persons
Group Rates Available

Avalanche Skill Training (AST2)

The Avalanche Skills Training Level 2 Course builds on the knowledge gained from our AST1 course. This course will provide you with the framework for a greater understanding of avalanche terrain and provide you with the knowledge to make more advanced decisions as you explore the backcountry. Course certification requires participants to gain mastery of course materials as provided by Avalanche Canada.


3 Day Course
6 To 8 Participants
$600/Person (GST/PST Included) – A Day Of Guided Sledding For $500/Group (GST/PST Included)
Minimum of 4 persons
Group Rates Available

Companion Rescue Training

This one day course was designed for all backcountry enthusiasts and provides the vital knowledge required for immediate rescue situations. This situational training will give participants the understanding on what immediate steps to take to safely respond in a rescue situation.


1 Day Course
4 To 8 Participants
$125/Person (GST/PST Included) – A Day Of Guided Sledding For $500/Group (GST/PST Included)
Minimum of 4 persons

Commercial Snowmobile Safety

If your company has personnel working in the backcountry, it is imperative that your employees receive the proper snowmobile safety training. This training includes avalanche training with emphasis on proper trip planning, safe terrain negotiation, hazard awareness, and rescue scenarios. Course certification requires participants to gain mastery of course materials as provided by the BC Snowmobile Federation.

Now Offering Snow Bike Specific Course

Learning in the terrain that you ride!!

All rates are in Canadian Dollars and subject to 5% GST and 7%. All listed rates are per person. Please note that US dollar charges will be applied in Canadian dollars against current exchange rates. Rates are based on single riding, snow bike/snowmobile listed. No passengers are allowed on our machines.