BSAR’s annual training this year was to be held at Mt Stirling on 10-11 August but has been postponed due to extreme weather forecast.
This training will be rescheduled in Spring.
The training will include:
- search and rescue exercises on snow shoes or skis
- snow camping
- snow safety
- ski skills (for those on skis)
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Training will include travelling in alpine environment on Mount Bogong, snow and ice safety, rescue techniques, using crampons and ice axes on steep terrain.
This training is for:
- BSAR members keen to acquire steep snow and ice rating (alpine skills are required)
- BSAR members with Steep Snow & Ice rating “T” (technical leader) or “C” (competent)
Transport and registration details will be advised via email. A detailed program will be provided to all registered participants.