Snow Management

Snow Management

SKIR 2009

Today?s riders want great snow conditions and natural features plus well designed and maintained man-made features. The ability of grooming and snowmaking departments to satisfy these needs can greatly influence rider enjoyment and promote incident free skier visits. Students will study the science and practice of snow management and grooming, the evolution of grooming and snowmaking, future trends, equipment, departmental operations, safety and risk management in a number of different resort situations.

Credits

3

Course Hours

42

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

Contact parttimestudies@georgiancollege.ca or call 705.722.5149 for more information.