WINTER SKILLS

Winter mountaineering is one of the most fascinating and beautiful activities, be it hiking, traverses or big ascents. Por lo mismo, es necesaria una preparación para saber enfrentarse a un entorno muchas veces cambiante, para de así poder tomar decisiones que siempre privilegien la seguridad durante la actividad.

 

I.- OBJETIVO

This course provides the fundamental theoretical and practical tools so that they can practice mountaineering autonomously under conditions of maximum security in winter conditions.

 

II.- DESARROLLO

It consists of 4 classes and 4 days in the mountain (2 weekends).

 

Next course: 
August 2018
 

 

 

 

WINTER SKILLS PROGRAMME

  • THE FOLLOWING PROGRAMME INCLUDES:
    Ropes, anchors,  ARVA, probes, carabiners, shovel.
  • NOT INCLUDED:
    Transport, snowshoes or skis, food or personal equipment (helmet, harness, etc.), entrance ticket to parks.
  • CONTENTS
  • Camp.
  • Construction of shelters in snow.
  • Techniques of walking in ascent and descent; Self-detention.
  • Avalanche management.
  • Snow Anchors.
  • 3x3
  • Use of snowshoes.
  • Ascent and descent rope management.
  • Use of ARVAS (search for avalanche victims).

 

 

 

WINTER SKILLS IMAGES