Guest Speakers

Fernie Ski Patrol

This presentation will discuss methodology for operational avalanche forecasting. Including how the Fernie Avalanche Forecasting Team employs the Strategic Mind Set as developed by Roger Atkins. A review of the difficult season of 2017-18 and some of strategies employed to respond to those near miss and close call incidents.

Presented by: Robin Siggers, CAA Professional Member, Fernie Alpine Resort, Mountain Operations Manager.

Previously a FAR Ski Patroller and Avalanche Forecaster, CAATS 
Instructor in the Level 1 and 3 courses.