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
Recreational Courses Recreational Level 1 Jan 24, 2020 8:00 am Turnagain Pass N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 1
Jan 24, 2020 8:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Medical Courses Hybrid WFR Recert (2-day) Jan 25, 2020 8:00 am Anchorage N/A Register Medical Courses
Hybrid WFR Recert (2-day)
Jan 25, 2020 8:00 am
Anchorage
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Custom Courses Custom Courses Jan 28, 2020 8:00 am Hatcher Pass N/A Wait List Custom Courses
Custom Courses
Jan 28, 2020 8:00 am
Hatcher Pass
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Snowmachine Courses Snowmachine Level 1 Jan 31, 2020 8:00 am Turnagain Pass $485.00 (USD) Register Snowmachine Courses
Snowmachine Level 1
Jan 31, 2020 8:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Feb 1, 2020 8:00 am Glen Alps N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Feb 1, 2020 8:00 am
Glen Alps
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Custom Courses Custom Courses Feb 5, 2020 8:00 am Turnagain Pass $485.00 (USD) Register Custom Courses
Custom Courses
Feb 5, 2020 8:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Special Events Special Events Feb 7, 2020 8:00 am Arctic Valley $20.00 (USD) Register Special Events
Special Events
Feb 7, 2020 8:00 am
Arctic Valley
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Feb 13, 2020 8:00 am Glen Alps $125.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Feb 13, 2020 8:00 am
Glen Alps
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Recreational Courses Recreational Level 2 Feb 13, 2020 6:00 pm Turnagain Pass $525.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Recreational Level 2
Feb 13, 2020 6:00 pm
Turnagain Pass
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Special Events Special Events Feb 14, 2020 7:00 pm 49th State Brewing Co. $35.00 (USD) Register Special Events
Special Events
Feb 14, 2020 7:00 pm
49th State Brewing Co.
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