SMS Outings and Safety Policy

From "Safety and Training for Ski Mountaineering,"
Approved by the Angeles Chapter Safety Committee November 1980, updated January 2002

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Summary of SMS Policy

The SMS operates under a written Safety and Training Policy. This policy includes the leadership and training system using the historic Sierra Club Ski Tests, and also includes the requirements of Sierra Club and Angeles Chapter outings policies. The policy also covers ordinary outings (hikes, peak-bags). The following is a paraphrased summary. See the policy document for actual wording.
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