Safety course to gain freedom


Do you know what's the survival time under the snow ? 15 minutes... No time to wait for mountain rescue, action is needed!

Safe backcountry skiing: avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe - how does it work?
We offer a safety and rescue course with practical workshops over half a day in the skiing area. You will learn how to choose an itinerary, the rescue equipment and the dangers to avoid and study the weather and snow conditions for a safe outing in group.

Your experience in pictures

Example of a program for your day

  • Presentation of the basic safety equipment to have for off-piste excursions: avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe
    Avalanche victim search exercise using the appropriate equipment.
  • Study of the weather and snow conditions, what you need to know to go on a hike or not depending on the weather and snow conditions.
  • Understand the dangers to avoid and how to alert in case of rescue.

Output characteristics

It's worth it 
-Get advice on equipment that you can test and compare
-Practice after theory.
-Focus on safety before going on a real mountain trip.
-Your own ski equipment, helmet, water, snacks, ski pass.
-Our safety equipment at your disposal or yours.
Group size
Private lesson or group of 3 to 6 people maximum
Duration 2 hours or 4 hours or a day
Difficulty 2/5

A word from the instructor 

"The basic session, essential before going out on the slopes: a real safety point, simply explained" Gilles.