Support the forecast! Support the forecast!

Give to Friends of the Chugach National Forest Avalanche Info Center.

News

Tue, April 01, 2014

Avalanche Rescue Workshop at 2014 ARCTIC MAN!!

AVALANCHE RESCUE WORKSHOP AT ARCTIC MAN 2014                                                                                                         

THE CNFAIC IS TEAMING UP WITH THE ALASKA AVALANCHE SCHOOL TO HOST A FREE AVALANCHE RESCUE WORKSHOP AT ARCTIC MAN. THE WORKSHOP IS GEARED FOR ANYONE INTERESTED IN LEARNING OR IMPROVING AVALANCHE RESCUE TECHNIQUES AS WELL AS TALKING ABOUT NEW AND IMPROVED RESCUE GEAR.

WHERE: MEET AT THE CNFAIC TRAILER (NEAR THE TROOPER HEADQUARTERS) AT ARCTIC MAN.

WHEN:
 THURSDAY, APRIL 10 FROM 12:00PM TO 2:00PM.

 WHAT: WE WILL BE FOCUSING ON COMPANION RESCUE. TOPICS INCLUDE BEACON SEARCHING, PROBING, STRATEGIC SHOVELING AND AIRBAG PACKS.

THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO HONE YOUR SKILLS AND GET COACHING FROM EXPERTS IN THE INDUSTRY.

**If there is enough interest we will schedule another workshop for Saturday.

TO RESERVE A PLACE: SPACE IS LIMITED – PLEASE SEND A SHORT EMAIL TO WENDY@CHUGACHAVALANCHE.ORG TO GUARANTEE A SPOT!

 

More information on Arctic Man can be found at arcticman.com