AMP Level 2 - Backcountry Ski Technique Improvement - Friday, Jan 05, 2018

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up.
The Basics:
Event Type: Training 
Event Location: Our Lady of Assumption School, 7311 43 ave NW 
Date(s) & Time:   Friday, Jan 05, 2018 06:30 AM (Carpool Departure: 06:30 AM @ Our Lady of Assumption School, 7311 43 ave NW)  
Registration Cut Off:   Thursday, Jan 04, 2018 10:00 PM  
Event Duration: 1 day 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Luis Salgado
Lida Frydrychova

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, 18 And Older Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 8
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 5
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   8 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

The cost for this course is $97 (including GST) This mentorship event is part of the AMP (Alpine Mentorship program) organized by the ACC Calgary Alpine Chair jointly with ACMG Guide Brent Peters. For level 2 participants the expectation is that you have done more than 10 backcountry ski trips and know how to ski downhill in non-complex terrain. You have also completed AST1. The goal of this event is to improve your skiing such in more complex terrain with tighter trees, convex rolls or bumpy rolls and how to manage more difficult terrain.

To sign up for this event, please add yourself to the waiting list and email Luis ( your previous experience.

Once you are approved, please send the payment to and email Luis the confirmation. You will then be moved to the participants list.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Luis at 403-437-4053 or to
Required Items to Bring:
Transceiver (digital 3 antennas), snow shovel, probe, warm clothing, ski touring gear, sunglasses/ski goggles and headlamp (extra spare batteries). Feel free to bring anything else you might consider necessary.

Recommended Items to Bring:
Meals/snacks/drinks, extra clothing and any required personal items (lip balm, sunscreen, advil, etc).

How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:   06:30 AM
Carpool Location:   Our Lady of Assumption School, 7311 43 ave NW

YOUR PAYMENT METHOD IS AS FOLLOWS, DO NOT SENT PAYMENT TO TRIP COORDINATOR!!!: 1. Send an INTERAC e- Transfer to the ACC Treasurer using the email address. Do NOT forget to let the Treasurer know your name, email and the course it is for! Plus advise the e-transfer password in a separate email. Also email confirmation to the Course Coordinator . They will then move you to the attending list.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our participant responsibility guidelines!

There will be no refund for cancellations. Courses will run regardless of weather unless the guide deems conditions unsafe then a back-up option may be executed. This is to be decided by the guide the evening before.
*Cancellation Policy*: If a participant is unable to attend a paid course or trip, there will be no refund unless the participant finds a suitable replacement that is acceptable to the trip coordinator. Acceptable waiting list candidates will have priority. It will then be the participant's responsibility to recover funds from the replacement. If the coordinator cancels an event, participants get a refund (less any non-recoverable costs). Note that ACC National does not refund hut fees due to weather, delay, closures, or any other reasons. The Calgary Section of the ACC is a not for profit club and we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.

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Registration for this event closed on Thursday, January 04, 2018 at 10:00 PM.