Companion Rescue Clinic

Join us at Flathead Valley Community College in Kalispell on Saturday, March 7th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm for a rescue clinic focuses on avalanche rescue skills for small recreational groups. 

After attending a 1-2 hour lecture and a 4-6 hour field day students will understand, or be able to:

• Wear & operate an avalanche beacon.
• Properly carry and assemble an avalanche shovel and probe.
• Effective probing and shoveling strategies.
• Perform a mock companion rescue (pinpoint, probe, fully extricate an object) in simple terrain in less than 5 minutes.
• Know how to practice these skills frequently and maintain rescue equipment.

Registration Link: https://ace.fvcc.edu/ShowSchedule.awp?&Mode=GROUP&Group=AVAL&Title=Avalanche+Safety

 

Location

Flathead Valley Community College
777 Grandview Drive
59901 Kalispell , MT
United States
Montana US
Event Date: 
Saturday, March 7, 2020