Required and Recommended Continued Professional Development for AIARE Course Instructors Of course it’s not learn it once and call it done.  Avalanche education is a life-long learning process for every individual as she gains more experience leading in avalanche terrain.  Furthermore, avalanche information, research, snow science, case studies, weather forecasting, and more are evolving rapidly. […]

At Backcountry Babes, our mission is to inspire more women into leadership roles in the outdoors.  Many aspiring instructors ask me….how do I become an AIARE instructor? How can I teach AIARE Courses for Backcountry Babes? To answer these questions, I made a flow chart describing a path to becoming an AIARE Course Instructor.  A […]

Beginner Backcountry Ski Tours, AIARE Level 1, Intermediate Tours, AIARE Level 2, AIARE Rescue: A Flow Chart. At Backcountry Babes, our mission is to inspire more women into leadership roles in the outdoors.  Many women ask me..how do I get started backcountry skiing?  When should I take my AIARE Avalanche Level 1 Course?  What comes […]