The OFFPISTE course is designed for backcountry skiers and riders who want to learn the skills they need to stay safe. It teaches them basic avalanche risk management and connects them with the WEMountain community.
Le cours OFFPISTE est découpé en 3 parties :
- AVOID: Avoiding the risks
- REACT: Responding positively in a crisis
- RESCUE: Managing a successful rescue
In this module, we cover natural and human risk factors to help you make the right decisions and avoid putting yourself in danger:
- Knowing yourself and knowing your environment
- Identifying risks and different types of terrain
- Planning and decision making
Reacting positively in a crisis
Should you ever have the misfortune of being faced with an avalanche, this module will give you the tools you need to manage the crisis effectively.
Managing a successful rescue
This module will teach you how to search for buried victims by providing you with the skills required, as well as clear and precise instructions that will guide you through your rescue.
The WEMountain method puts you at the center It is accessible and designed to allow individuals to progress through the modules as they desire. The training is progressive and intended to balance skill development and fun by providing participants with an exciting learning experience. The training is progressive and intended to balance skill development and fun by providing participants with an exciting learning experience. With WEMountain, learn while having fun!