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    Jun 24, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog of Courses 
    
2022-2023 Catalog of Courses [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AE 343 - Advanced Winter Backcountry Travel and Management


Advanced skills, knowledge, and techniques for managing groups during single and multi-day ski or snowboard tours in winter backcountry avalanche terrain. Covers advanced observations, risk analysis, decision-making in uncertainty, small group management, and complex rescues. Emphasis is placed on effectively managing risks while achieving educational outcomes.

Credits: 3

Clock Hours - (Lect-Lab): (1-4)

Prerequisites: AE 243  (minimum grade of C+)

Minimum Class Standing: Junior

Notes:
There is a course specific fee for this course.