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 offerings to reserve your spot in an AAS course or workshop today.

 

* We will not be holding indoor classes until March 1st. Lectures will be delivered online through both original and innovative videos or live virtual sessions.

Field days will be longer and organized into very small teams! *

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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 Level 1 Jan 29, 2021 8:00 am Portage N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Jan 29, 2021 8:00 am
Portage
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Jan 30, 2021 8:00 am Juneau, Eaglecrest N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Jan 30, 2021 8:00 am
Juneau, Eaglecrest
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Jan 30, 2021 8:00 am Summit/Seward $425.00 (USD) Register Recreational Courses
Level 1
Jan 30, 2021 8:00 am
Summit/Seward
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Snowmachine Courses Snowmachine Level 1 Feb 5, 2021 8:00 am Portage N/A Wait List Snowmachine Courses
Snowmachine Level 1
Feb 5, 2021 8:00 am
Portage
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Feb 6, 2021 8:00 am Palmer N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Feb 6, 2021 8:00 am
Palmer
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Snowmachine Courses Snowmachine Level 1 Feb 7, 2021 8:00 am Turnagain Pass $485.00 (USD) Register Snowmachine Courses
Snowmachine Level 1
Feb 7, 2021 8:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Feb 13, 2021 8:00 am Portage N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Feb 13, 2021 8:00 am
Portage
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Youth Avalanche Education Backcountry 101 Feb 13, 2021 9:00 am Arctic Valley N/A Wait List Youth Avalanche Education
Backcountry 101
Feb 13, 2021 9:00 am
Arctic Valley
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Custom Courses Custom Courses Feb 15, 2021 8:00 am Hatcher Pass N/A Wait List Custom Courses
Custom Courses
Feb 15, 2021 8:00 am
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Avalanche Rescue Feb 18, 2021 8:00 am Palmer N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Avalanche Rescue
Feb 18, 2021 8:00 am
Palmer
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