ADVG 2580
Guide Training Skiing - Touring (70 hours)
Credits: 2
Continuing from ADVG 2230: Guide Training Skiing - Mechanized, this is the second of two training courses that prepare guide candidates for the Assistant Ski Guide Exam. This course introduces professional standards common to ski tour guiding including information gathering and hazard management; guiding and professionalism; trip planning and use of options; terrain use; uphill and downhill guiding techniques; client care; overnight travel; glacier travel techniques; and small and large group management. Participants are screened in advanced backcountry ski techniques.
Prerequisite: ADVG 2230