Alaska Avalanche School

Providing exceptional experience-based avalanche safety education for all Alaskans.

Alaska Avalanche School offers a range of avalanche education programs for backcountry skiers, riders, and snowmachiners of all ages and abilities. Browse our course offering to reserve your spot in an AAS course or workshop today.

Recreational Courses

Courses designed for the general public and those cutting their teeth in exploring out-of-bounds terrain.

Snowmachine Courses

Courses taught for and by snowmachiners. Learn how to avoid getting caught in an avalanche and common traps for mountain riders.

Pro Courses

Designed for avalanche professionals either employed or seeking employment in the avalanche industry.

Upcoming Courses

Note: Only displaying the next 10 courses. Click here to view all scheduled courses.

Category Course Date Location Price Course Date/Location
Weather Forecasting Alaska Winter Weather Forecasting Nov 9, 2019 8:00 am Anchorage $550.00 (USD) Register Weather Forecasting
Alaska Winter Weather Forecasting
Nov 9, 2019 8:00 am
Anchorage
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Recreational Courses Recreational Level 1 Refresher Dec 13, 2019 8:00 am Anchorage $195.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 1 Refresher
Dec 13, 2019 8:00 am
Anchorage
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Pro Courses Pro 1 Bridge Dec 14, 2019 8:00 am Turnagain Pass $465.00 (USD) Register Pro Courses
Pro 1 Bridge
Dec 14, 2019 8:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Recreational Courses Recreational Level 1 Dec 14, 2019 8:00 am Hatcher Pass $425.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 1
Dec 14, 2019 8:00 am
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Dec 21, 2019 8:00 am Glen Alps $125.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Dec 21, 2019 8:00 am
Glen Alps
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Recreational Courses Recreational Level 1 Dec 21, 2019 8:00 am Turnagain Pass $425.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 1
Dec 21, 2019 8:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Recreational Courses Recreational Level 2 Dec 26, 2019 6:00 pm Hatcher Pass $525.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 2
Dec 26, 2019 6:00 pm
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Recreational Level 1 Dec 27, 2019 8:00 am Hatcher Pass $465.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 1
Dec 27, 2019 8:00 am
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Recreational Level 1 Dec 28, 2019 8:00 am Juneau $425.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 1
Dec 28, 2019 8:00 am
Juneau
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Recreational Courses Recreational Level 2 Jan 2, 2020 6:00 pm Juneau $525.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 2
Jan 2, 2020 6:00 pm
Juneau
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