Canadian Avalanche Centre

The CAA, CAC and CAF are committed to protecting the privacy of our website users. We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time.

Personal Information

You can visit this site without providing any personal information, but if you register to receive email updates or other information, register for a course, make a donation, or make a purchase, the CAA/CAC/CAF will automatically collect personal information.

In addition, information will automatically be received on users through server logs. This information, including: IP address, number of visits, pages visited etc., will only be used to evaluate the website, its effectiveness in meeting users' needs as well as to evaluate interest in CAA/CAC/CAF programs, information and resources.

Protecting Personal Information

The CAA/CAC/CAF will protect your information through industry standard firewalls and other standard safety procedures.

Disclosing Personal Information:

The CAA/CAC/CAF do not and will not sell personal information to third party companies. The CAA/CAC/CAF reserve the right to cooperate with local, provincial, national and international officials in any investigation requiring personal information. We also reserve the right to disclose information in an individual’s account to satisfy any legal regulation or government request.


When you register for a course, make a purchase or donation at our online store, or register to receive email bulletins or other information, a small file known as a “cookie” is stored on your computer. This cookie contains personal identification information that the CAA/CAC/CAF may access when you make a return visit to the website. If you come to the website with your cookies turned off, you will not be identified until you register and sign in.