Kickstart a Career In The Backcountry
Training to become an experienced backcountry skier is hard work but one of the most rewarding courses out there. Over the 12 weeks you will train on and off-piste to develop your skiing ability as well as build confidence under the rope. This training will take you on adventures into the backcountry, teaching you the fundamentals of ski touring with skins, as well as how to read and understand the snow and terrain around you to become a safe and effective backcountry guide.
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WEEK 1 Flight day and resort arrival. Meet the team, introduction to the resort and facilities. Collect your season pass. Free ski demo by Head. Find the legs and get to know the mountain with the Snow Rehab team over the weekend.
WEEK 2 Five days of ski improvement in bounds with ROC coach. Weekend free time.
WEEK 3 Four days of terrain adaptation skiing on and off piste then a day's taster of backcountry touring with skins on.
WEEK 4 Continuation of ski improvement with another day of backcountry touring and 2 day avalanche skills training course. Weekend free time to let it all sink in.
WEEK 5 Back on the snow to train hard all different terrain. By now you should really have those ski legs back to deal the two days of backcountry touring. Weekend free to relax those muscles and enjoy mountain life.
WEEK 6 Two days training on the hill before going out for 3 days touring backcountry
WEEK 7 Another 2 days focusing on ski improvement, then skins back on and under the rope again for the next three days. Your legs will be feeling it by now so we suggest some time in the Revelstoke Spa
WEEK 8 Skins on and under the rope, then the AST level 2 course and some free time to practice all that has been learned up until now, or simply to relax.
WEEK 9 Two final days of ski improvement training before the last 3 days of under the rope training prior to the CAA course.
WEEK 10 CAA Level 1 course
WEEK 11 CAA Level 1 Course
WEEK 12 Optional OFA 3 course or free time to relax and get out Cat Skiing
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6th Jan - 31st Mar '18
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