Recognise the warning signs
Making first tracks in fields of fresh powder snow in the backcountry is an amazing feeling. However, you always need to be very careful when skiing or boarding off-piste. Whether you are touring or free-riding, you need to be able to correctly assess the avalanche risk. A state certified mountain and ski guide will explain everything you need to know about the science of avalanches, warning signs, avalanche transceivers and rescuing other skiers. After all, if you experience an avalanche, every second counts. The Mountain Sports avalanche course will give you the confidence and peace of mind to head off-piste and enjoy the powder snow when the conditions are right. In either a private or group course, you will learn vital skills to keep you safe on the mountain.