Gato Mountain Adventures has been offering avalanche courses since
2002. The courses are being taught mostly by Félix, a CAA Professional
Member and ACMG Ski Guide. The courses' content and materials are
developed by the Canadian Avalanche Centre.
is a new course available this year: The Companion Rescue Skills (CRS).
This is a one day course, hands-on in the field that covers the latest
techniques in companion rescue - beacon search, probing, shovelling and
valanche kills raining 1 and 2 replace the IRAC and ARAC courses.