Dates of courses: 2019/DECEMBER: 6.-8.12, 13.-15.12. 2020/JANUARY: 10.-12.1., 17.-19.1., 24.-26.1. FEBRUARY: 7.- 9.2., 14.-16.2, MARCH: 6.-8.3.

Price: 69 EUR/person*
*price includes: accommodation, practical and teoretical lecture

*NOT included: insurance, catering, transport

Place: Hostel Tále, Dom horskej služby Tále
Contact person: Peter Zábojník, tel. č. 0910 930 919
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Recommended equipments:  ski alpinism complet, including avalanche gear, shovel, probe ( also to rent in Hostel)

Nothing compares with the fun and freedom of riding off-piste. Off – piste ride becomes more and more popular among the recreational skiers. However,  to enjoy this experience you need to stay safe.

Once you go beyond the markers, you are ‘off piste’ and taking responsibility for your own decisions,  then it is necessary  to know all safety tips for skiing off-piste and avoiding avalanche danger.

Qualified avalanche specialists are prepared to share with you their great experience of avoiding avalanche danger.

Avanlanche awareness course last 2 and half day:

for everyone who wants to learn how to enjoy off-piste riding safety.

Course program:
1st day (evening):
– theory + lecture on giving first aid,
– rescue of avalanche victim,
– discussion with a doctor – avalanche specialist,
– avalanche movies
2nd day (full day):
– how to use avalanche technique
– snow layers,
– moving in hilly area,
– first aid
– theory + watching own video.
3rd day (full day):
– moving in hilly area,
–  practicing all skills and knowledge gained during the course