Our friends at FOBP just opened up registration for their fantastic onsnow class.
2013 On-Snow Registration
By FOBP on February 3rd, 2013
Chris Groves (Vice President, FOBP) does.
FOBP On-Snow Registration
It’s time to register for the Friends of Berthoud Pass On-Snow Avalanche Awareness class*, held at the summit of Berthoud Pass. This year, we will host two days of On-Snow classes – February 9th and 10th. You only need to register for one of these days, not both.
REQUIRED: Download, sign and bring the Liability Waiver with you to the class. Without the waiver, you will not be allowed to participate.
During the day you will learn the basics of:
How to read and interpret the avalanche bulletin
How weather, terrain and snowpack contribute to avalanche danger
How to recognize avalanche terrain
How to deploy your rescue equipment
A demonstration of companion rescue
*This introductory class is not a substitute for a AIARE Level 1 course.
Location: Berthoud Pass summit
Dates: Feb 9,10
Time: be geared up in the Berthoud Pass parking lot by 8am.
Course length: one day
Price: Free. Your donations are extremely valued and gratefully accepted.
Registration Link: http://2013fobponsnow.eventbrite.com/
Liability Waiver: LiabilityWaiver2013.pdf http://berthoudpass.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/LiabilityWaiver2013.pdf
February 3rd, 2013 | Tags: avalanche education, avy awareness, avy class, avy course, avy education, backcountry skiing, education, Friends of Berthoud Pass, grassroots avalanche education, on snow, on snow avy class | Category: Anouncements, Classes, Events