We will recap how to move safely in winter conditions with crampons and ice axe, evaluate gear for winter. You will learn how to move together when roped on steep slopes and more exposed ridges, using running belays and place protection, building stances for belaying and abseiling using different snow/ice anchors. We will practice ice and mix climbing. We will cover how to arrest a fall as the team on steeper snow slopes. We will look how to move safely on a glacier, perform crevasse rescue and self-rescue by ascending a rope and learn emergency hauling off a casualty from the crevasse. You will have more practice with avalanche detectors and avalanche rescue. We will learn a route planning and we will practice your navigation skills and teach you navigation in poor visibility, we will show you how to use GPS effectively. You will have lots of fun in the snow and we will build your confidence in a winter environment so after the course, you will become an independent winter climber and mountaineer!