The Avalanche Science Program is based at CMC Leadville

This hybrid program offers online classes augmented with on-site classes in Leadville

Leadville is nestled in the heart of the Colorado Rockies providing access to state-of-the-art forecasting equipment, ski areas, leading industry professionals and, of course, prime high-elevation backcountry.

The Avalanche Science program is a hybrid program delivering field experience, “smart” classrooms sessions and online education to fit the schedules of working students.

The Avalanche Science: Snow, Weather & Avalanche Field Technician Certificate is offered at:

  • Leadville

See map below for more information.

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CMC has 11 locations and campuses. Our college district covers 12,000 square miles in Colorado — that’s almost the size of Maryland.

Use the map below to learn about the campuses, locations and communities where this program is available.

CMC Leadville