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 this winter. 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
Snowmachine Courses Snowmachine Level 1 Feb 25, 2021 8:00 am Turnagain Pass N/A Wait List Snowmachine Courses
Snowmachine Level 1
Feb 25, 2021 8:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Feb 26, 2021 8:00 am Portage N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Feb 26, 2021 8:00 am
Portage
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Snowmachine Courses Snowmachine Level 1 Feb 27, 2021 8:00 am Turnagain Pass N/A Wait List Snowmachine Courses
Snowmachine Level 1
Feb 27, 2021 8:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Custom Courses Custom Courses Mar 2, 2021 10:00 am Turnagain Pass Free Register Custom Courses
Custom Courses
Mar 2, 2021 10:00 am
Turnagain Pass
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Mar 6, 2021 8:00 am Palmer N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Mar 6, 2021 8:00 am
Palmer
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Custom Courses Custom Courses Mar 10, 2021 8:00 am Hatcher Pass Free Register Custom Courses
Custom Courses
Mar 10, 2021 8:00 am
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Mar 12, 2021 8:00 am Homer N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Mar 12, 2021 8:00 am
Homer
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Custom Courses Custom Courses Mar 16, 2021 10:00 am Hatcher Pass Free Register Custom Courses
Custom Courses
Mar 16, 2021 10:00 am
Hatcher Pass
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Recreational Courses Level 1 Mar 20, 2021 8:00 am Portage N/A Wait List Recreational Courses
Level 1
Mar 20, 2021 8:00 am
Portage
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Custom Courses Custom Courses Mar 20, 2021 8:00 am Hatcher Pass Free Register Custom Courses
Custom Courses
Mar 20, 2021 8:00 am
Hatcher Pass
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