ADVG 2860
Ski Guide (80 hours)
Credits: 3
This certification course evaluates candidates according to standards established by the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides. Candidates demonstrate the ability to gather information, choose appropriate terrain, and manage hazards in remote, glaciated mountain terrain. Topics also include client care, group management, and conduct of guides meetings. A high level of proficiency in backcountry skiing or snowboarding is required. This course is the 'lead guide' standard recognized by HeliCat Canada and the Backcountry Lodges of British Columbia Association.
Prerequisite: ADVG 2820, ADVG 2910, and ADVG 2960