The Avalanche Skills Course 1 (previously known as Avalanche Awareness) is an introductory level course and will teach you the fundamentals of personal safety when travelling in avalanche terrain. This course is delivered in two parts, theory and practical. The practical day is on foot, travelling on snowshoes. All equipment and transport to the ski field from Basecamp Adventures Queenstown is included in the course cost.
It is an ideal introduction into avalanche education for skiers, transalpine trampers and climbers. Basecamp Adventures is a Mountain Safety Council endorsed provider of ASC1.
The course is delivered in two parts:
Remaining courses for 2023
September 16-17 (Saturday evening, all day Sunday)
$349 per person (includes all equipment needed and return transport from Basecamp Adventures Queenstown) Book Now
*Minimum group size required, courses are confirmed once 3 or more people book.
If you have a group of 4-6 people and want to book alternative dates, please contact us with your request.