Avalanche Courses

Tahoe Mountain School offers AIARE 1 Avalanche Courses, AIARE 2 Avalanche Courses, and AIARE Rescue Courses.

 

AIARE 1 and AIARE 2 courses include AIARE online cirriculum, AIARE field blue book, student manual and use of Ortovox avalanche safety equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack). Ski and Splitboard rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports where we are located.

 

Click on one of the links below to view our Avalanche Courses.

 

 

Or you can browse all of our Avalanche Courses in the list below:

Datessort descending Course
02/08/2023 - 02/09/2023
FULL
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$499. Feb 8-9 Midweek

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.

02/11/2023 - 02/12/2023
FULL
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$525. Feb 11-12

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.

02/17/2023 - 02/17/2023
FULL
AIARE Avalanche Rescue-$225. Feb 17

This one-day (8-hour) course is intended to be retaken on a regular basis in order to keep abreast of best practices in rescue techniques and gear. New participants will learn companion rescue, and returning students will expand their skills with advanced topics and realistic scenario practice.

02/18/2023 - 02/19/2023
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$525. Feb 18-19

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.

02/22/2023 - 02/23/2023
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$499. Feb 22-23 Midweek

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.

02/25/2023 - 02/26/2023
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$525. Feb 25-26

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.

03/04/2023 - 03/05/2023
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$525. Mar 4-5

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.

03/11/2023 - 03/12/2023
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$525. Mar 11-12

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.

03/18/2023 - 03/19/2023
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$525. Mar 18-19

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.

03/25/2023 - 03/26/2023
FULL
AIARE 1 Avalanche Course-$525. Mar 25-26

This 24-hour course is an introduction to managing avalanche hazard. You will learn how to use a repeatable process to manage your risk and learn from your experiences in the backcountry. You will also practice preparing for and carrying out a backcountry trip, keeping track of, communicating, and making decisions about hazards while in the backcountry, and learn rescue techniques if an avalanche occurs and someone is caught.

AIARE On-line Curriculum, AIARE Field Book, AIARE Student Manual, use of Ortovox Avalanche Safety Equipment (transceiver, probe, shovel, and pack), are all included in the course price. Backcountry ski and splitboard package rentals are available from Tahoe Mountain Sports shop where we are based.