Looking to become more familiar with avalanche awareness information or brush up on key safety points before heading into the backcountry? Check out the new Know Before You Go (KBYG) e-learning program from the Utah Avalanche Center. This free interactive learning platform is designed for anyone who wants to learn more about avalanche safety skills, is preparing for an on-snow avalanche class, or wants to refresh and sharpen their avalanche education skills. Utilizing the program before taking a Backcountry 101, Avalanche Rescue, or Level 1 class helps students arrive better prepared to engage in the course and begin practicing on snow avalanche safety skills. The program uses a mix of text, images, animations, videos, links to additional content, and interactive exercises to teach some basics everyone needs to know before heading into the snow.

Click here to check it out: KBYG Online E-Learning Program Portal