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International School of Mountaineering
Avalanche Awareness 1

Avalanche Awareness for Skiers

Level 2 : Instructional Course

2 days, 2 nights
6:1
£599
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Avalanche Awareness for Skiers

Level 2 : Instructional Course

This course will give you a great foundation in understanding the snow pack. It will teach you how to avoid avalanche prone slopes and enable you to become a safer and more independent off-piste skier.

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Avalanche Awareness 2

Avalanche Awareness 2

Course Highlights

Gain invaluable knowledge of how to find the best snow

Develop your avalanche awareness to become more independent and safer skiing off-piste

A good balance of classroom based and practical sessions on the mountain

Expert ski guiding and instruction from experienced ISM Guides

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Our Avalanche weekend

Dates & Booking

Course Dates & Booking

Selected Dates:

Week 4 21 Jan 2022 to 23 Jan 2022 6:1 £599

Meet the Team

Max Cole

Max Cole

IFMGA British Mountain Guide

Max has been rock climbing, mountaineering and skiing for over forty years. He has climbed in New Zealand, Yosemite, Morocco, Norway and extensively throughout the European alps and within the U.K.

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Steve Monks

ISM DIrector and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

​A well known international climber, Steve has climbed and explored all over the world.

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Enrico Mosetti

IFMGA Italian Mountain Guide

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Terry Ralphs

ISM Director and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

Terry learnt to climb on the gritstone edges of the Peak District then after graduating from Leeds University he decided to make his living in the outdoors, moving to North Wales to work at Plas y Brenin…

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Adrian Nelhams

ISM Director and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

As a Director of ISM, Adrian splits his time between guiding, the ISM office, family and climbing for himself. During his 25 year commitment to the team, Adrian has played a key role in the development of ISM.

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Testimonials For ISM

What a brilliant week we had! I really enjoyed the fact that the course was very hands on and we were given freedom and responsibility to look after ourselves. I really like the fact that the price was all-inclusive, the the course was excellent value for money!

Rachel (2017)
Summits & Skills 4000m (Instructional Course)

Brilliant!! I was a walker at the start of the week. By the end had been on glaciers and climbed a 4000m peak!! It was a wonderful, wonderful, experience which i will never forget. It was excellent value for money and I hope to be joining you for years to come.

Ian Twizell
Summits & Skills 4000m (Instructional Course)

“What an incredible week learning the basics of Mountaineering. The course is perfectly balanced between summiting high alpine peaks and learning rope, climbing and glacier skills.

William 2021

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