ST1 course
Discovery course

ISTA® Training

ISTA in 2020: please contact us for dates !

ISTA is the first international avalanche awareness training programme. It is a new approach essential to risk management, improving your knowledge of snow and bringing you greater freedom, pleasure and safety in the mountains.

    • Activity ?
    • Ski de rando, free rando
    • Hors piste, free ride
  • 199 €
  • Fitness Moderate
  • Competence Intermediate
  • Duration of the outing
    1 day
  • A day’s training with an experienced, fully qualified high-mountain guide.
  • The loan of safety equipment (avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe).
You provide
  • The training kit
  • Meals and refreshments
  • Ski pass

The DISCOVERY course is a one-day initiation to the ISTA programme. It aims to introduce you to the basics of off-piste risk prevention. You will pick up the things you need to know to progress safely in snow.

The ST1 course is a twoday programme providing you with the fundamental skills and basic knowledge required to master the process of risk management, implement rescue procedures and use rescue equipment.