Snowmobile Safety Training Course

Sign up for an on-campus snowmobile operator certification course with UAlberta snowmobile instructor, Dick Puurveen. 

When:  Monday, January 23, 2017, depending upon snow fall, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Where:  UAlberta Ellerslie Research Station (1/4 mile south of Ellerslie Road on 127th Street) - see Google Map directions


For UAlberta employees and students, $65.00 (cost-recovery basis).  For non-UAlberta employees, contact Dick Puurveen.

Pre-class requirement

A safety manual will be distributed prior to the course. All participant must review the safety manual prior to the training.  A true/false exam on the material in the manual will be given, and a passing grade must be obtained for a certificate to be issued.

Participant requirements

All participants require a safe, registered and insured snowmobile, helmet and appropriate clothing.  Participants should also bring their winter survival kit, water bottle and snack.  First aid kits are available to borrow from the Field Research Office.

To pre-register, please fill in the form below (you need to be signed in to UAlberta Gmail using your CCID to view this form: