PRTS 1228 - 001 Yurt Camping


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after second day following this meeting. Class meets Monday, March 2 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Field trip April 10, 11, 12. Overnight backpacking and camping in a mountain yurt, tents or snow caves as we explore deep ecology to increase awareness of nature. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php. or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1228 - 001 Yurt Camping

  • Class Number: 13365
  • Instructor: CAMMERMEYER, TOM - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Studies
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $30.00
  • Seats Available: 3

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after second day following this meeting. Class meets Monday, March 2 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. Field trip April 10, 11, 12. Overnight backpacking and camping in a mountain yurt, tents or snow caves as we explore deep ecology to increase awareness of nature. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php. or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1304 - 001 Backcountry Ski Wasatch


Attendance at first class meeting mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets on campus Jan 13th only. Field sessions Feb 13-15 (Fri-Sun). Previous Avalanche Education and basic touring experience is strongly encouraged. No camping. Course content will focus on avalanche awareness (rescue, terrain, weather, snowpack and decision-making/human factors), travel techniques (split board, alpine and telemark, route-finding, laying of a skin track, terrain selection), side-country ethics, choosing appropriate tours, navigation, basic 1st aid, and field repairs. . Course includes a full day ski pass at Brighton Ski Area for instruction in side-country techniques and ethics. Leave No Trace skills appropriate for the winter and information regarding natural resource management will also be covered in the course. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1304 - 001 Backcountry Ski Wasatch

  • Class Number: 13517
  • Instructor: Beckner, Joshua R - View Feedback
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $95.00
  • Seats Available: 7

Attendance at first class meeting mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets on campus Jan 13th only. Field sessions Feb 13-15 (Fri-Sun). Previous Avalanche Education and basic touring experience is strongly encouraged. No camping. Course content will focus on avalanche awareness (rescue, terrain, weather, snowpack and decision-making/human factors), travel techniques (split board, alpine and telemark, route-finding, laying of a skin track, terrain selection), side-country ethics, choosing appropriate tours, navigation, basic 1st aid, and field repairs. . Course includes a full day ski pass at Brighton Ski Area for instruction in side-country techniques and ethics. Leave No Trace skills appropriate for the winter and information regarding natural resource management will also be covered in the course. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1404 - 001 Mountaineering


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets on campus Jan 13 and April 7 only. Previous backpacking and winter camping experience is strongly encouraged. Field session overnight April 10-12. Focus on fundamental mountaineering skills such as steep snow climbing, ice axe technique, footwork, anchors, route finding in avalanche terrain, construction of snow anchors, relevant technical rope management skills and winter camping. Leave No Trace skills appropriate for the winter and information regarding natural resource management will also be covered. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1404 - 001 Mountaineering


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets on campus Jan 13 and April 7 only. Previous backpacking and winter camping experience is strongly encouraged. Field session overnight April 10-12. Focus on fundamental mountaineering skills such as steep snow climbing, ice axe technique, footwork, anchors, route finding in avalanche terrain, construction of snow anchors, relevant technical rope management skills and winter camping. Leave No Trace skills appropriate for the winter and information regarding natural resource management will also be covered. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1404 - 002 Mountaineering


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets on campus Feb 24th only. Previous backpacking and winter camping experience is strongly encouraged. Field session overnight March 6-8. Focus on fundamental mountaineering skills such as steep snow climbing, ice axe technique, footwork, anchors, route finding in avalanche terrain, construction of snow anchors, relevant technical rope management skills and winter camping. Leave No Trace skills appropriate for the winter and information regarding natural resource management will also be covered. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969. Meets with: PRTS 404 001

PRTS 1404 - 002 Mountaineering

  • Class Number: 18088
  • Instructor: Beckner, Joshua R - View Feedback
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $35.00
  • Seats Available: 5

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets on campus Feb 24th only. Previous backpacking and winter camping experience is strongly encouraged. Field session overnight March 6-8. Focus on fundamental mountaineering skills such as steep snow climbing, ice axe technique, footwork, anchors, route finding in avalanche terrain, construction of snow anchors, relevant technical rope management skills and winter camping. Leave No Trace skills appropriate for the winter and information regarding natural resource management will also be covered. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969. Meets with: PRTS 404 001

PRTS 1411 - 001 NR-Beginning Snowshoeing


Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. No drops following 2nd day after this meeting. Day trips only, no camping. Class meeting Jan 20 only. Snowshoe tours Jan 31, Feb 7, 21, from 8:30am - 5 pm. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1411 - 001 NR-Beginning Snowshoeing

  • Class Number: 8686
  • Instructor: NICHOLS, GARY C - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $24.00
  • Seats Available: 5

Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. No drops following 2nd day after this meeting. Day trips only, no camping. Class meeting Jan 20 only. Snowshoe tours Jan 31, Feb 7, 21, from 8:30am - 5 pm. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1413 - 001 NR-Winter Backpacking


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Overnight camping. Class meets Feb 17th only. Field trip Feb 27- Mar 1. Two night winter camping in the Uinta Mountains. Beginner level snowshoeing/skiing. Learn basic snow shelters, local flora and fauna, folklore, use of public lands, and how to create excellent backcountry winter cuisine.

PRTS 1413 - 001 NR-Winter Backpacking

  • Class Number: 13363
  • Instructor: ALA, SHIRLEY L - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $25.00
  • Seats Available: 2

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Overnight camping. Class meets Feb 17th only. Field trip Feb 27- Mar 1. Two night winter camping in the Uinta Mountains. Beginner level snowshoeing/skiing. Learn basic snow shelters, local flora and fauna, folklore, use of public lands, and how to create excellent backcountry winter cuisine.

PRTS 1414 - 001 NR-Beginning Ice Climb


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. No drop following 2nd day after this meeting. Class meets Jan 14 only. Field trip to Ouray, CO Jan 22-25. Intro to vertical ice climbing, top rope fundamentals, gear use, top rope climbing/rappelling, basic climbing techniques, anchors. Contact Nate.Smith@MountainED.com. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1414 - 001 NR-Beginning Ice Climb

  • Class Number: 13367
  • Instructor: SMITH, NATHAN T - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Studies
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $220.00
  • Seats Available: 15

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. No drop following 2nd day after this meeting. Class meets Jan 14 only. Field trip to Ouray, CO Jan 22-25. Intro to vertical ice climbing, top rope fundamentals, gear use, top rope climbing/rappelling, basic climbing techniques, anchors. Contact Nate.Smith@MountainED.com. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1414 - 002 NR-Beginning Ice Climb


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. No drop following 2nd day after this meeting. Class meets Jan 14 only. Field trip to Ouray, CO Feb 19-22. Intro to vertical ice climbing, top rope fundamentals, gear use, top rope climbing/rappelling, basic climbing techniques, anchors. Contact Nate.Smith@MountainED.com. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1414 - 002 NR-Beginning Ice Climb

  • Class Number: 16596
  • Instructor: SMITH, NATHAN T - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Studies
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $220.00
  • Seats Available: 11

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. No drop following 2nd day after this meeting. Class meets Jan 14 only. Field trip to Ouray, CO Feb 19-22. Intro to vertical ice climbing, top rope fundamentals, gear use, top rope climbing/rappelling, basic climbing techniques, anchors. Contact Nate.Smith@MountainED.com. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1416 - 001 Intro to Splitboarding


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets on campus Jan 26th and Feb 3rd only. Field sessions Fri- Sun Feb 6-8. No camping. For snowboarders looking to experience the back-country via split-board. Course focuses on equipment, techniques, and knowledge needed to become a competent winter back-country traveler on a split-board. Students will be introduced to the setup and use of split-boards, the equipment and logistics of back-country touring, and avalanche safety as it relates to split-boarding. Leave No Trace skills appropriate for the winter and information regarding natural resource management will also be covered. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1416 - 001 Intro to Splitboarding

  • Class Number: 13519
  • Instructor: ROBBINS, KELLY P - View Feedback
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $35.00
  • Seats Available: 1

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets on campus Jan 26th and Feb 3rd only. Field sessions Fri- Sun Feb 6-8. No camping. For snowboarders looking to experience the back-country via split-board. Course focuses on equipment, techniques, and knowledge needed to become a competent winter back-country traveler on a split-board. Students will be introduced to the setup and use of split-boards, the equipment and logistics of back-country touring, and avalanche safety as it relates to split-boarding. Leave No Trace skills appropriate for the winter and information regarding natural resource management will also be covered. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1417 - 001 Ice Climbing 2 Sem


Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. No drops following 2nd day after this meeting. Class meets Jan 15 only. Field trip to Ouray, CO Feb 19- Feb 22. Review top rope technique on vertical ice. Intro lead climb fundamentals. Ice lead climbing, anchors. Contact Nate.Smith@MountainED.com. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1417 - 001 Ice Climbing 2 Sem

  • Class Number: 15619
  • Instructor: SMITH, NATHAN T - View Feedback
  • Component: Activity
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $220.00
  • Seats Available: 11

Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. No drops following 2nd day after this meeting. Class meets Jan 15 only. Field trip to Ouray, CO Feb 19- Feb 22. Review top rope technique on vertical ice. Intro lead climb fundamentals. Ice lead climbing, anchors. Contact Nate.Smith@MountainED.com. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1420 - 001 NR-Ski Alpine


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Students will finish this course with the ability to: improve their respective ski abilities (Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced), use current ski techniques, practice current risk management methods, and understand basic standards of ski resort management. These skills will be acquired through multiple days on the ski slopes, demonstrations, and discussion. Additionally, issues related to management of U.S. Forest Service administered lands, such as those used in this ski class, as they relate to recreation and other uses will be discussed. Class meets on campus Jan 23rd only. Brighton field sessions will be on 8 consecutive Fridays as follows (Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27). Fee includes 8 full day passes. No camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1420 - 001 NR-Ski Alpine

  • Class Number: 7812
  • Instructor: Novak, William S - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $322.00
  • Seats Available: 10

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Students will finish this course with the ability to: improve their respective ski abilities (Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced), use current ski techniques, practice current risk management methods, and understand basic standards of ski resort management. These skills will be acquired through multiple days on the ski slopes, demonstrations, and discussion. Additionally, issues related to management of U.S. Forest Service administered lands, such as those used in this ski class, as they relate to recreation and other uses will be discussed. Class meets on campus Jan 23rd only. Brighton field sessions will be on 8 consecutive Fridays as follows (Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27). Fee includes 8 full day passes. No camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1435 - 001 NR-Snowboard I


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Transportation directly from Campus to Brighton will be available via UTA bus for a small fee. Students will finish this course with the ability to: improve their respective snowboard abilities (Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced), use current snowboard techniques, practice current risk management methods, and understand basic standards of ski resort management. These skills will be acquired through multiple days on the ski slopes, demonstrations, and discussion. Additionally, issues related to management of U.S. Forest Service administered lands, such as those used in the ski class, as they relate to recreation and other uses will be discussed. Class meets on campus Jan 23rd only. Brighton field sessions will be on 8 consecutive Fridays (Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27). Fee includes 8 full day passes. No camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1435 - 001 NR-Snowboard I

  • Class Number: 15232
  • Instructor: Novak, William S - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $322.00
  • Seats Available: 25

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Transportation directly from Campus to Brighton will be available via UTA bus for a small fee. Students will finish this course with the ability to: improve their respective snowboard abilities (Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced), use current snowboard techniques, practice current risk management methods, and understand basic standards of ski resort management. These skills will be acquired through multiple days on the ski slopes, demonstrations, and discussion. Additionally, issues related to management of U.S. Forest Service administered lands, such as those used in the ski class, as they relate to recreation and other uses will be discussed. Class meets on campus Jan 23rd only. Brighton field sessions will be on 8 consecutive Fridays (Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27). Fee includes 8 full day passes. No camping. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1435 - 002 NR-Snowboard I


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 12 only. Field trip Jan 14, 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25. Includes 7-Afternoon Park City lift passes and is non-refundable. No camping. For beginner to intermediate snowboarders. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1435 - 002 NR-Snowboard I

  • Class Number: 2822
  • Instructor: CLEGG, LANE - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $322.00
  • Seats Available: 12

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 12 only. Field trip Jan 14, 21, 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25. Includes 7-Afternoon Park City lift passes and is non-refundable. No camping. For beginner to intermediate snowboarders. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1435 - 003 NR-Snowboard I


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 13 only. Field trip Jan 15, 22, 29 Feb 5,12, 19, 26. Includes 7-Afternoon Park CIty lift passes and is non-refundable. No camping. For beginner to intermediate snowboarders. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1435 - 003 NR-Snowboard I

  • Class Number: 2823
  • Instructor: CLEGG, LANE - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $322.00
  • Seats Available: 13

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 13 only. Field trip Jan 15, 22, 29 Feb 5,12, 19, 26. Includes 7-Afternoon Park CIty lift passes and is non-refundable. No camping. For beginner to intermediate snowboarders. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1436 - 001 NR-Snowboard II


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 13 only. Field trip Jan 15, 22, 29 Feb 5,12, 19, 26. Includes 7-Afternoon Park CIty lift passes and is non-refundable. No camping. For beginner to intermediate snowboarders. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1436 - 001 NR-Snowboard II

  • Class Number: 2824
  • Instructor: CLEGG, LANE
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $322.00
  • Seats Available: 13

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 13 only. Field trip Jan 15, 22, 29 Feb 5,12, 19, 26. Includes 7-Afternoon Park CIty lift passes and is non-refundable. No camping. For beginner to intermediate snowboarders. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1457 - 001 Backcountry Ski Guide


Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 20 only. Field trip Feb 14-15. No camping. Back country ski or board in mountain terrain. All day training in avalanche, mountaineering, navigation, survival and rescue for individuals interested in guiding. Backcountry ski/snowboard and avalanche experience recommended. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 1457 - 001 Backcountry Ski Guide

  • Class Number: 4589
  • Instructor: SMITH, NATHAN T - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $35.00
  • Seats Available: 20

Attendance at 1st class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 20 only. Field trip Feb 14-15. No camping. Back country ski or board in mountain terrain. All day training in avalanche, mountaineering, navigation, survival and rescue for individuals interested in guiding. Backcountry ski/snowboard and avalanche experience recommended. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2007 - 001 Avalanche-Level 1


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 14th only. Field classes Jan 17-18. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2007 - 001 Avalanche-Level 1

  • Class Number: 2825
  • Instructor: FURMAN, NATHAN N - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $40.00
  • Seats Available: 1

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 14th only. Field classes Jan 17-18. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2007 - 002 Avalanche-Level 1


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 15th only. Field trip Jan 24-25. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection, and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2007 - 002 Avalanche-Level 1

  • Class Number: 2826
  • Instructor: Beckner, Joshua R
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $40.00
  • Seats Available: 6

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 15th only. Field trip Jan 24-25. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection, and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2007 - 003 Avalanche-Level 1


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 14 only. Field sessions: Jan 23, 24 and Feb 1. No camping. This 24 hour course meets all AAA guidelines. We will cover all the basics of avalanche hazard awareness, decision making, terrain selection, companion rescue, and snow stability assessment. The course will be 40 percent classroom based, and 60 percent field based. We will travel in the backcountry, in and around avalanche terrain. As well, during one of the field session days, the Brighton Ski Resort will be used to help identify techniques on how to travel safely in the backcountry when using lift access. Students will earn a certificate upon completion of this course. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2007 - 003 Avalanche-Level 1

  • Class Number: 13973
  • Instructor: ENGELHARD, BRUCE L - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $40.00
  • Seats Available: 3

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 14 only. Field sessions: Jan 23, 24 and Feb 1. No camping. This 24 hour course meets all AAA guidelines. We will cover all the basics of avalanche hazard awareness, decision making, terrain selection, companion rescue, and snow stability assessment. The course will be 40 percent classroom based, and 60 percent field based. We will travel in the backcountry, in and around avalanche terrain. As well, during one of the field session days, the Brighton Ski Resort will be used to help identify techniques on how to travel safely in the backcountry when using lift access. Students will earn a certificate upon completion of this course. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2007 - 050 Avalanche-Level 1


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 15th only. Field trip Jan 31 and Feb 1. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection, and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. This class meets at the Murray campus at 5282 South 320 West Suite D 110. For directions all 266-5341. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2007 - 050 Avalanche-Level 1

  • Class Number: 13513
  • Instructor: Young IV, Robert H - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 1.5
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $40.00
  • Seats Available: -2

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Jan 15th only. Field trip Jan 31 and Feb 1. No camping. Practical skills for travel over mountain snow, avalanche causes, snow stability, decision making, terrain selection, and companion rescue. Students will earn a certificate of completion. This class meets at the Murray campus at 5282 South 320 West Suite D 110. For directions all 266-5341. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801)581-8969.

PRTS 2008 - 001 Avalanche-Level 2


Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Wed, Jan 28, Wed, Feb 25 and Wed, March 4, 2015. Field sessions Fri-Sun Feb 27, 28 - Mar 1. Day sessions only, no camping required. Students must be capable to travel in variable snow conditions in steep terrain with backcountry skis/skins,snowboard/splitboard, or snowshoes. Class will focus on snowpack, analysis of stability, decision making, snowpack metamorphosis (change), terrain features, safe travel, human factors and rescue scenarios. This is Level II of a two part avalanche sequence; Level 1 must be completed in year prior to 2014. Level 2 certificate of completion is provided. Documentation of Level 1 Course must be provided to U-Explore Department. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801) 581-8969.

PRTS 2008 - 001 Avalanche-Level 2

  • Class Number: 13862
  • Instructor: KELLY, DAVID L - View Feedback
  • Component: Field Work
  • Type: In Person
  • Units: 2.0
  • Requisites: Yes
  • Wait List: No
  • Fees: $250.00
  • Seats Available: 1

Attendance at first class meeting is mandatory. Drops not possible after the 2nd day following this meeting. Class meets Wed, Jan 28, Wed, Feb 25 and Wed, March 4, 2015. Field sessions Fri-Sun Feb 27, 28 - Mar 1. Day sessions only, no camping required. Students must be capable to travel in variable snow conditions in steep terrain with backcountry skis/skins,snowboard/splitboard, or snowshoes. Class will focus on snowpack, analysis of stability, decision making, snowpack metamorphosis (change), terrain features, safe travel, human factors and rescue scenarios. This is Level II of a two part avalanche sequence; Level 1 must be completed in year prior to 2014. Level 2 certificate of completion is provided. Documentation of Level 1 Course must be provided to U-Explore Department. To determine the last day to drop this miscellaneous course, see http://registrar.utah.edu/handbook/drop.php or contact the Registrar's Office at (801) 581-8969.