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Avalanche Safety, 1-day course in Switzerland

Follow a certified mountain guide to learn the basic skills to deal with an avalanche. Explore the amazing powder snow of Central Switzerland with him!

Mountain RangeAlps
Duration1 day
Offer periodJan, Feb, Nov, Dec
Skill LevelAll Levels
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripGroup


  • Learn the basic avalanche safety skills with an expert mountain guide.

  • Explore the amazing powder terrain of Central Switzerland.

  • Gain knowledge to feel safe in your next backcountry adventure.


If you like to explore the mountain’s backcountry, you should know that danger is a factor. This basic avalanche safety course will help you to minimize the risk. Join me!

Switzerland is the ideal place for this training. This stunning alpine country boasts some of the world’s most iconic peaks. When  the snow falls on them, they are perfect for winter activities such as snowshoeing, snowboarding, splitboarding and skiing. However, if you like to move off-piste, remember that avalanches can happen!

This training day takes place in Central Switzerland, which has amazing powder areas in Mount Titlis, Gemsstock and Gross Bielenhorn, among other impressive peaks. We will learn the current avalanche theory including slope assessment, transmitter usage, and basic preparation in the case of an avalanche. Furthermore, the course is suitable for all levels (from beginners to advanced) and can be held with bad weather.

So, if you are up for this avalanche safety course in the Swiss Alps, please get in touch with me. Get the basic knowledge to be safe in your backcountry adventures!

Looking for an alternative skiing adventure? Then you can also join me on this full moon ski tour in Zurich!


About the guide

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Tomas and his team of IFMGA/UIMLA-certified mountain guides & leaders and rock climbing instructors (Kyriakos, Daniel, Andrej, Tobias, Bernd, Herbert, Guy and Noé) are some of the top outdoor adventure professionals in Switzerland.

Whether you wish to climb the Matterhorn, Eiger, Jungfrau or Monch, or enjoy amazing freeride or ski touring days around Verbier or Zermatt, among other great options, they will be able to show you the top spots and the ropes to ensure you have an unforgettable and safe adventure.

Tomas will be your main point of contact during the booking process and will be able to help you with all the questions you have in order to make sure you receive the best possible guiding service.

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Prices per person

Group of 1

CHF 95 each

Group of 2

CHF 95 each

Group of 3

CHF 95 each

Group of 4

CHF 95 each

Group of 5

CHF 95 each

Group of 6

CHF 95 each

Group of 7

CHF 95 each

Group of 8

CHF 95 each

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Price includes

- Guiding fee

Price details

No test ski is included in the price.

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