Avalanche Fundamentals - Level 1
Academic Noncredit

Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection, and companion rescue. Level 1 certificate upon completion of course. No camping required.

This noncredit class meets with a regular University of Utah credit course.

Questions? Call Academic Programs at 801-585-9963 or use our online form.

Class Sections For Avalanche Fundamentals - Level 1 (PRTS 207)

Fall 2018 Section 1, Starting on: 11/15/2018

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Nov 15 only. Field classes Dec 7 - 9. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
11/15/18 Th 6:00 pm -9:00 pm HPER NORTH 225
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $40.00 = $332.00      

Instructors: NICHOLAS RUSHFORD, JOSHUA BECKNER

This section is currently full.

To add your name to our waiting list, please use our online form or call 801-585-9963.

Spring 2019 Section 1, Starting on: 01/09/2019

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 9th only. Field classes Jan 11-13. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
01/09/19 W 6:00 pm -8:30 pm HPER NORTH 226
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $40.00 = $332.00      

Instructor: JOSHUA BECKNER

This section is currently full.

To add your name to our waiting list, please use our online form or call 801-585-9963.

Spring 2019 Section 2, Starting on: 01/10/2019

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 10th only. Field trip Jan 18-20. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection, and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
01/10/19 Th 6:00 pm -9:00 pm HPER NORTH 218
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $40.00 = $332.00      

Instructor: NATHAN FURMAN

This section is currently full.

To add your name to our waiting list, please use our online form or call 801-585-9963.

Spring 2019 Section 70, Starting on: 01/16/2019

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 16th only. Field trip Jan 25 - 27. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection, and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. Class meets at Sandy Center, 10011 Centennial Parkway, Suite 100, Sandy. For directions call 801-587-2520. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
01/16/19 W 6:00 pm -9:00 pm SANDY SITE
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $40.00 = $332.00      

Instructor: NATHAN FURMAN

This section is currently full.

To add your name to our waiting list, please use our online form or call 801-585-9963.

Spring 2019 Section 5, Starting on: 02/05/2019

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Feb 5th only. Field trip Feb 15 - 17. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection, and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/miscellaneous.php

Date(s) Day Time Location
02/05/19 T 6:00 pm -9:00 pm HPER NORTH 226
Tuition: $292.00 + Special Fee: $40.00 = $332.00      

Instructor: NATHAN FURMAN

This section is currently full.

To add your name to our waiting list, please use our online form or call 801-585-9963.

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