This is a required first course for all students in the UMF Alpine Operations Certificate program, which provides students an overview of the snowsport industry. The course will be taught through classroom lectures, demonstrations, guest speakers, and attendance at industry trade shows. Students will gain knowledge and skills specific to the snowsport industry and gain a professional perspective of the industry in contrast to a recreational view. Class Notes: $60.00 Course Fee. Enrollment Requirements: No prerequisites for this course.