AIARE Level I is a 3 day/24hour course for anyone, regardless of your method of travel (skis, snowshoes, snowmobile, climber, etc.), who wants to travel in or near avalanche terrain.
"Mountaineering: Freedom of the Hills, 9th Edition HB". This is the bible for climbing instruction. Written by experts and pros with information on every aspect of climbing starting with gear selection, directions on how to climb and how to do it safel