Crevasse rescue - AMP 1 - Saturday, Oct 20, 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.

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The Basics:
Event Type: Course 
Event Location: Yam Bluff 
Date(s) & Time:   Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 07:00 AM  
Registration Cut Off:   Friday, Oct 19, 2018 10:00 PM  
Event Duration: 1 Day 
Difficulty Rating:   D1 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):   Joel Gamache
Lida Frydrychova
 

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, 18 And Older Only  
Attendee Screening:   Attendees are Pre-Screened
Maximum Group Size: 9
Maximum No. Guests: 0
Minimum Group Size: 0
Maximum No. Guests Per Member: 0
Number Registered So Far:   10 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No

Itinerary:

This mentorship event is part of the AMP (Alpine Mentorship Program) organized by ACC Calgary section jointly with ACMG Guide Brent Peters.

This is a one-day 3 person team crevasse rescue demonstrations and practice. Including rappel practice

Cost: $96

  • Put your name on the waitlist.  

  • Email your experience to Joel Gamache   ( Joelgamac he10@gmail.com

  • Joel will tell you if you have been accepted or not.

  • Once accepted send an e-Transfer payment to the Treasurer at treasurerAMP@acccalgary.ca. This payment must be made within 7 days of being accepted. If you don’t pay, we will move onto screening the next participant and you are moved to the bottom of the line.

  • When you send your payment also send to treasurerAMP@acccalgary.ca the following information: Name, Full address including postal code, phone number, email, course/event title and date, Trip Leader/Coordinator, and the password to accept payment.

Email the e-Transfer evidence to the trip coordinator – Joel Gamache (Joelgamac he10@gmail.com)  Once I have confirmation from you that you have paid, I will move you from the waiting to the attendee list.

Required Items to Bring:

Gear required:

The club will provide ropes. You need your personal gear: Climbing Helmet, Mountaineering Harness, Belay Device with Locking Carabiner, 2 additional Locking Carabiners, Anchor Sling (120cm) w 2 non-locking and 2 locking carabiners, 2x 5mm 10kN accessory cord, 1x 2m 10kN accessory cord*, non-locking carabiner. 


Recommended Items to Bring:

Snacks, lunch, warm layers, windproof/waterproof coat, hat, sunscreen.


Notes:

Please review our Participant Responsibility Guidelines! *NOTE*- there will be no refunds for this event unless a suitable replacement is found that has been accepted by the even co- ordinator.


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


*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. 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).
The Calgary Section of the Alpine Club of Canada is a not for profit / flow through course and trip provider. We organize courses and trips based on member demand and divide any costs that we incur between event attendees. In other words, we only charge attendees what it costs us to provide courses or trips.

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Registration for this event closed on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 10:00 PM.