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Avalanche course basic

Basic avalanche course in small groups - including rental equipment avalanche safety - practice instead of grey theory

In addition to the secure piste, untracked deep snow slope attracts skiers/snowboarders and this is where risk management for avalanches and alpine hazards begins. Recognize potentially dangerous slopes and set the right action. With the right equipment and practical training you can avoid this extreme situation. Practice instead of grey theory is the order of the day!

Tell me and I forget - Show me and I remember - Let me do it and I understand! Confucius


Correct handling of emergency equipment (transceiver, shovel, probe, avalanche airbag)
Introduction to the avalanche transceiver
Avalanche check and systematic work during locating up to multiple scenarios
Exploratory and digging technique
Rescue of comrades, correct recovery of the injured person, care and first aid
Tactics on the ascent and in the descent
Interpretation of the avalanche situation report 

All important information


You can ski on all slopes safely and even with short off-piste runs you have no trouble

Meeting point

Alpine school Mountain Sports


December - April on request

No. of Participants

min. 1 - max. 6

Additional Charges

Lift ticket
Ski equipment


1 - 2 people privat € 400,-
up to 3 people € 135,- per person

Total Time

1 day

We provide

  • Training led by UIAGM Mountain & Ski guide
  • Loaner avalanche transceiver, probe, & shovel
  • Loaner Ortovox ABS Airbag backpack
  • Alpine Snow Card

Important information
detailed program
equipment list

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