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Avalanche Awareness 1

Avalanche Awareness for Skiers

Level 2 : Instructional Course

2 days, 2 nights
6:1
£549
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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 22 Jan 2021 to 24 Jan 2021 6:1 £549

Meet the Team

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Christian Türk

IFMGA Swedish Mountain Guide

Christian was born in Sweden and had his first skiing experience in Austria as a youngster.

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Matt Stygall

IFMGA British Mountain Guide

Originally from the flatland of Norfolk, Matt soon escaped to the highlands of Scotland, to cut his teeth on the Scottish winter climbing scene there. He then worked full time at Plas Y Brenin in North Wales…

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Mark Charlton

IFMGA British Mountain Guide

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Tommaso Dusi

IFMGA Italian Mountain Guide

Tommaso is a an experienced Italian mountain guide and regular year-round ISM team member. He loves the mountains and helping people to connect and find happiness in nature.

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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

Thanks for organising an excellent week. The course format, accommodation and set up was perfect. The guide was outstanding and gave us a full week of constructive tuition. I was able to put his training into practice the following week when I met up with a friend and did the Cosmiques Arrete.

R W (2017)
Classic AlpinISM (Instructional Course)

Thank you very much for an enjoyable and inspiring week in the Alps, and for your patience and good humour throughout. You have a completely satisfied customer and I hope to join another ISM course sometime in the future.

Michael Firth
Classic AlpinISM (Instructional Course)

Our three guides were all excellent: Thomas, Phil and Paulo. I can't speak highly enough of them. They were all good company and superb climbers, and patient with us all.

Donald Connolly
Matterhorn Ascent

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