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¦¦¦Webinar - Backcountry Snow Sense and Planning Series - November 2023


Day 1: Thursday, November 2, 2023 from 7 pm - 8 pm ET
Day 2: Tuesday, November 7, 2023 from 7 pm - 8 pm ET
Day 3: Tuesday, November 14, 2023 from 7 pm - 8 pm ET
Day 4: Thursday, November 16, 2023 from 7 pm - 8 pm ET
Day 5: Tuesday, November 21, 2023 from 7 pm - 8 pm ET
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Event Type: Webinar

Location: Online Eastern Webinar (link in confirmation) (Access links will be provided to each registrant in e-mail confirmation. Unpaid/unverified webinar reservations will be removed. - Links)

Host Division: Eastern

Available Registration Packages (click for more info):
All 5 Webinars:
- Cost: $120.00
- CEUs: 6

Prerequisites: None

Registration Deadline: Thursday, November 2, 2023, 3:59 pm ET

This is a highlighted event that is anticipated to be very popular.


Online Registration: CLOSED


Course Description (EST-Online-Backcountry Accreditation Snow Sense and Planning Webinar 1):

The first event in the Backcountry Accreditation, Snow Sense and Planning, is currently offered in a five-part webinar series.

This course covers the following topics.

  1. Avalanche Awareness: Weather, Snowpack, Terrain, Aspect
  2. Safe Travel and Rescue: Transceiver, Probe, Shovel, Route decisions, Reading snowpack
  3. Snow Analysis: Hasty, analysis along the route, Pit analysis, Pit tools and reporting, Physics and chemistry of snowpack>
  4. Orienteering: Bearing/check, Pace, Reading features, maps, Triangulation, GPS and phone
  5. Equipment/Clothing/Fuel-H2O/Athleticism: Discipline equipment, Skinning and equipment, Moisture management, Endurance pacing and ability

Participants must attend all five webinars and fulfill the assigned assessments to receive 6CEUs.

+ On snow session (check calendar at https://easternsnowpros.org/calendar/ for dates/locations)

+ Participants must download and print this map for work in Session 4: https://easternsnowpros.org/download/ed/TopoMapMWF.pdf

+ Participants will need to have use of a simple compass (such as https://a.co/d/czZ2iqs), for Session 4.


BACKCOUNTRY ACCREDITATION



Course Description (EST-Online-Backcountry Accreditation Snow Sense and Planning Webinar 3):




Course Description (EST-Online-Backcountry Accreditation Snow Sense and Planning Webinar 4):




Course Description (EST-Online-Backcountry Accreditation Snow Sense and Planning Webinar 5):




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All 5 Webinars

Package Price: $120.00

CEUs: 6

Prerequisites: None

Registration Deadline Thursday, November 2, 2023, 3:59 pm ET

Package Description: Participants must attend all five webinars and fulfill the assigned assessments to receive six continuing education credits.

This package includes each of the following sections.

All Webinars (Includes the following):
- Webinar - Session 1
     November 2, 2023 from 7 pm to 8 pm ET
- Webinar - Session 2
     November 7, 2023 from 7 pm to 8 pm ET
- Webinar - Session 3
     November 14, 2023 from 7 pm to 8 pm ET
- Webinar - Session 4
     November 16, 2023 from 7 pm to 8 pm ET
- Webinar - Session 5
     November 21, 2023 from 7 pm to 8 pm ET
(6 CEUs total in this section)