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
Weather Forecasting Alaska Winter Weather Forecasting (Basic) Nov 12, 2022 8:00 am Anchorage (APU) TBA Register Weather Forecasting
Alaska Winter Weather Forecasting (Basic)
Nov 12, 2022 8:00 am
Anchorage (APU)
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Medical Courses Hybrid WFR Recert (2-day) Nov 12, 2022 8:00 am Steller Secondary School TBA Register Medical Courses
Hybrid WFR Recert (2-day)
Nov 12, 2022 8:00 am
Steller Secondary School
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Weather Forecasting Alaska Winter Weather Forecasting (Advanced) Nov 15, 2022 8:00 am Anchorage (APU) TBA Register Weather Forecasting
Alaska Winter Weather Forecasting (Advanced)
Nov 15, 2022 8:00 am
Anchorage (APU)
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Medical Courses Wilderness Upgrade Med Pros Dec 2, 2022 8:00 am Anchorage (APU) TBA Register Medical Courses
Wilderness Upgrade Med Pros
Dec 2, 2022 8:00 am
Anchorage (APU)
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Refresher Dec 3, 2022 9:30 am Glen Alps TBA Register Recreational Courses
Level 1 Refresher
Dec 3, 2022 9:30 am
Glen Alps
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Dec 4, 2022 9:30 am Glen Alps TBA Register Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Dec 4, 2022 9:30 am
Glen Alps
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Dec 10, 2022 9:30 am Hatcher Pass TBA Register Recreational Courses
Level 1
Dec 10, 2022 9:30 am
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Dec 11, 2022 9:00 am Haines, AK TBA Register Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Dec 11, 2022 9:00 am
Haines, AK
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Dec 16, 2022 9:30 am Turnagain Pass TBA Register Recreational Courses
Level 1
Dec 16, 2022 9:30 am
Turnagain Pass
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Refresher Dec 17, 2022 9:30 am Glen Alps TBA Register Recreational Courses
Level 1 Refresher
Dec 17, 2022 9:30 am
Glen Alps
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