College of Rural and Community Development
Industrial and Service Technology Division
The minor in arctic skills is designed for anyone who lives and works in a northern climate and wishes to learn to cope with the outdoor arctic environment.
Students who complete this minor also earn a state of Alaska EMTI certificate and may prepare to take the FAA written exam for partial fulfillment of the private pilot certificate requirements.
- Complete the following:
AVTY F100—Private Pilot Ground School (4)
or AVTY F111—Fundamentals of Aviation (3)—3 – 4 credits
AVTY F231—Arctic Survival (3)
or EMS F257—Arctic Survival (3)—3 credits
EMS F170—EMT: Emergency Medical Technician I—6 credits
Approved electives*—3 – 4 credits
- Minimum credits required—15 credits
* Approved by program manager.