Alaska Avalanche School

Alaska Avalanche School offers a range of avalanche education programs for backcountry skiers, riders, and snowmachiners of all ages and abilities. Browse our course offerings 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
Medical Courses Hybrid WFR Recert (2-day) Nov 13, 2021 8:00 am Anchorage (APU) N/A Wait List Medical Courses
Hybrid WFR Recert (2-day)
Nov 13, 2021 8:00 am
Anchorage (APU)
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Weather Forecasting Alaska Winter Weather Forecasting (Basic) Nov 20, 2021 8:00 am Anchorage (APU) $550.00 (USD) Register Weather Forecasting
Alaska Winter Weather Forecasting (Basic)
Nov 20, 2021 8:00 am
Anchorage (APU)
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Refresher Dec 3, 2021 6:00 pm Anchorage N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1 Refresher
Dec 3, 2021 6:00 pm
Anchorage
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Dec 4, 2021 9:30 am Hatcher Pass N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Dec 4, 2021 9:30 am
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Dec 5, 2021 9:30 am Glen Alps N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Dec 5, 2021 9:30 am
Glen Alps
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Medical Courses Wilderness Upgrade Med Pros Dec 8, 2021 8:00 am Anchorage (APU) $745.00 (USD) Register Medical Courses
Wilderness Upgrade Med Pros
Dec 8, 2021 8:00 am
Anchorage (APU)
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Dec 10, 2021 9:30 am Hatcher Pass N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Dec 10, 2021 9:30 am
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Dec 12, 2021 9:30 am Haines, AK $125.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Dec 12, 2021 9:30 am
Haines, AK
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Refresher Dec 17, 2021 6:00 pm Anchorage $195.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Level 1 Refresher
Dec 17, 2021 6:00 pm
Anchorage
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Dec 18, 2021 9:30 am Turnagain Pass N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Dec 18, 2021 9:30 am
Turnagain Pass
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