Join a MAA climbing mentor for a live video conference call training on crevasse rescue and glacier travel. The ICE-R training curriculum will be fully presented in live online video conference format. Everyone is invited for this interactive session. Free for Apex and Base members, Associate members may register for a fee. To get the most out of the session you may choose to view the training video prior.
DATE: May 27th, 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
TO REGISTER: Free for Apex and Base Members. Associate Members - $10
ICE-R CURRICULUM - Glacier travel and crevasse rescue instruction and practice. Orientation to glaciers, roping up for glacier travel, rescue coil, reading and navigating glaciers, team self-arrest, knots, gear, rescue sequences, ascending the rope (self rescue), 3:1 Z-drag crevasse rescue, C-pulley or dropped loop, and piggybacking systems to get maximum mechanical advantage.