The Avalanche Rescue category is intended to test the candidateʼs knowledge of an organized avalanche rescue, as well as their ability to perform in a practical rescue scenario potentially involving their control partner(s).
For additional details on testing and criteria, download the APP Avalanche Rescue Testing Criteria PDF document, and refer to the additional references to the right.
Orica Explosives Guide
Orica is a proud sponsor of the Association of Professional Patrollers. The Orica guide is the first of its kind by an explosives manufacturer working with the ski industry to Recommend Safe Working Practices for Explosives Products used in Avalanche Control. The guide is available for download at the Orica Website.