CTC Avalanche Awareness August 23, 2019



Christchurch Tramping Club Avalanche Awareness  course

*** This course is only for members of the Christchurch Tramping Club ***

This is a custom  Avalanche Awareness course delivered for members of the Christchurch Tramping Club.


Course outline


Avalanche transceiver training

Rescue digging and transceiver practice.

Afternoon theory session.


Evening theory session



Journey using avalanche terrain route selection and safe travel techniques.

Avalanche rescue scenarios.

Packed lunch (provided)

4:00pm back at the carpark.


Course Location

Day trips from CTC club hut in Arthurs Pass – Craigieburn, Otera valley, temple basin depending on weather and snow cover.


Gear and equipment

We will send a gear list closer via email after booking. Avalanche gear rental is not included in the course cost.

Course Covers:

  • Avalanche awareness (see our avalanche awareness page of more details)


Not included - This is a self-catered course



CTC club hut Friday and Saturday night. CTC hut fees are not included in the course cost.

*Minimum 4 people needed to run a course

Course booking form

Participant Details

Participant details

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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

Please contact us for more dates!

Course Timing

7:00am to 4:00pm