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    BASI Level 3 module

I chose ICE mostly due to the high standards of the trainers and the opportunities they offered to us during the course. Such as the slalom and GS skiing.
Justus Larter
10 week full-time - Residential - BASI Level 1 and 2 course

BASI Mountain Safety Course

  BASI Mountain Safety Course
  5 days
  BASI module

This is a 5 day on snow mountain safety course is a BASI Level 3 ISIA qualification module. The course includes 3 days of training followed by 2 days of assessment.

The objective of the course is to prepare participants to lead parties off piste within the confines of the ski boundary. The training terrain will be non-glaciated with no planned use of ropes, axes, or crampons.

The course outcomes include enhancing your avalanche awareness with a focus on hazard identification and emergency procedures, increasing your proficiency in transceiver search techniques, and developing your practical experience in guiding a group off piste. You will also improve your skills in map reading, navigation, and route selection, as well as your off-piste technique, skiing, and touring abilities.

For a full list of equipment needed, click here.

If you choose to enrol in the Seasonal BASI Level 3 Course, this module is included as part of the course.

On the course:

  • All training course fees
  • Training from qualified Mountain Guides or Trainers
  • 3 days training, 2 days assessment

Pre course:

  • Pre course information pack
  • Telephone support

Post course:

  • CV advice
  • Professional references
  • Industry contacts
  • Career advice
  • Discounts on equipment
  • Further courses with BASI

Skiing Standard
To attend this course, you must hold a current BASI Level 2 qualification or have an approved equivalence from another system.

Insurance
It is vital that you are properly insured against injury, loss of personal effects and curtailment. It is a requirment on booking that you have proper insurance in place. Please see our Insurance tab on the website for Terms & Conditions/further details.

Call us on 0870 760 7360 for more information. Choose option 3 to speak directly to a BASI trainer about course content, accommodation, career opportunities, and any other questions you may have.

BASI Mountain Safety Course

Dates and prices

BASI Level 3 Mountain Safety Course
13 - 17 January 2025
£559 - Limited spaces

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Unparalleled pass rates.

ICE provides you with world class training exclusively with BASI Trainers. This results in an important connection between training and examination. In turn, this produces unparalleled pass rates.

BASI Level 1
100%
BASI Level 2
85%
BASI Level 3
75%

Meet Our Team

At the heart of ICE Training, is its highly experienced team of BASI Trainers.

Qualified to the highest level in the BASI system, with years of experience in training instructors, racers and recreational skiers to reach their full potential, the standard of training you will receive with ICE just simply can’t be matched anywhere else!

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