1 Day Alpine Skills Course – 1 Day August 24, 2019

This is an introductory course that focuses on personal movement and safety in the alpine environment. This is  a popular course for those who have limited experience in the alpine environment or people who wish to embark on winter tramping where an ice axe and crampons may be required.

Check out the Alpine Skills & Avalanche  course Combo- one our most popular course.

Field Based Course Highlights

  • Suitable clothing and equipment for alpine recreation.
  • Movement and walking techniques
  • Fitting and using crampons
  • Holding and using an ice axe
  • Step cutting
  • Self arresting using an ice axe
  • Introduction to the NZ avalanche advisory

Food

Not Provided

Accommodation

Not provided

Prerequisites

  • non required

*Equipment Requirement

  • Day Pack
  • Boots
  • Personal Clothing
  • Waterproof Jacket
  • Waterproof Pants
  • Ice Axe
  • Crampons
  • Climbing Helmet
  • Beanie/Warm Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Gloves
  • Snow Shovel
  • Probe
  • Avalanche Transceiver
* Not a comprehensive gear list, a full gear list will be sent prior to course starting.
*Minimum 4 people needed to run a course

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Course cost

Course Cost: $ NZD

You can choose to make a booking and pay by internet banking, or you can pay online using PayPal (PayPal incurs an additional 3.5% processing fee).

Other Details

Contact us at
+64 3 329 9076

Other Course Dates

  • 07 Jul 18
  • 28 Jul 18
  • 25 Aug 18
  • 29 Jun 19
  • 27 Jul 19
  • 03 Aug 19
  • 14 Sep 19
  • 21 Sep 19

Course Timing

9:00 to 5:00