How to Become a Mature Ski or Snowboard Instructor: FAQs
The average age of those joining courses and doing seasons is quite young (18-25), however this does not mean that older people can’t do the same. And we’re actually seeing more and more interest from people over the age of 40 – in fact we sometimes get people on courses in their late 50s.
Here’s our FAQs on becoming a mature ski or snowboard instructor.Read entry
How to become a mature ski instructor: Interview
Jim Allan, from Australia, turned 56 during SnowSkool Big White 2016. And he's now enjoying a rewarding career as a ski instructor in Perisher in the Australian Snowy Mountains!Read entry
SnowSkool Big White Free Room Upgrade
Book the SnowSkool Big White before 30-Aug-2017 and get a free private double room upgrade.Read entry
How to get a job as a ski or snowboard instructor after a course
For those of you who’ve qualified with a Level 1 or Level 2 instructor qualification and would like to go on and work for a season or two or make a career out of this, what’s next?
This article is here to tell you where and what to do after you have qualified!Read entry
SnowSkool Canada - 2017 Ski & Snowboard Courses Infographic
Banff and Biggy 2017 are over. But lets take a look back on some of the things our SnowSkoolers got up to on their way to becoming qualified Ski and Snowboard instructors.Read entry
How to… Snowboard on Moguls
Moguls are not a subject that Snowboarders tend to get excited about and very rarely will a rider jump with joy at the mention of moguls. But, that being the case, they sometimes have to be done.
So whether it be to get to the park, or the lead up to your favourite powder stash, here are some tips that should help you get down those bumps that skiers love the most.Read entry
Snowboard Instructor Salaries - How much do Instructors earn?
How much does a snowboard instructor actually earn? This is always one of the most important questions to ask before starting training to become an instructor.
But while asking this question is easy, answering it is not easy! There are tons of factors that can influence earnings, from qualification levels, to differences in pay by country and also big differences by resort.
But SnowSkool is here to give aspiring snowboard instructors the information and the answers! We’ve spoken to ex-SnowSkoolers, working across the globe, to get you the salary figures:Read entry
滑雪教練薪酬 － 滑雪教練到底可以賺多少？
How to… ski or snowboard in trees
Skiing through trees - or tree skiing as it is more known within the skiing world - can be one of the most magical days on the mountain if conditions are right.
But you’ve got to know how to do it safely. So here are our top tips to doing it safely, and well, and get you reaching for your skis and snowboards at the first signs of snow on the trees.Read entry