Big White Instructor Course 2018 - Week 2
Another week in the mountains saw the group going back to basics on the bunny hill, for without good foundations you can't start to build and develop. With their time on the bunny hill they also got exposed to the teaching platform, for skiers the 'Gliding Experience' from CSIA and for snowboarders the 'Quickride' system. The crew also go to have a crack at some of their first teaches to their peers.Read entry
Banff Instructor Course 2018 - Week 1
The first week of snowskool has come to an end, a whirlwind week with many good memories and friends already made.Read entry
Big White Instructor Course 2018 - Week 1
We’re off to a great start for SnowSkool Big White 2018! To kick start the first week we had a fantastic meet and greet with some of the trainers and the ski school director, Josh Foster, here at Big White. The evening helped everyone get pumped for the coming weeks and get to know the faces of the trainers that will be whipping them into shape over the duration of the course.Read entry
Three Valleys Instructor Course 2018 - Week 1
We are off to a great start here in Meribel, with a fresh dump of snow on the second day, followed by blue skies and sunshine! Weather reports are forecasting snow ALL WEEK NEXT WEEK! Stoke levels are high, with SnowSkoolers cementing their places on the first bus up the hill everyday.Read entry
EARLY BIRD BOOKING OFFER - WINTER 2018/2019 - This has now expired!
As we are now about 90% booked-up for the SnowSkool courses taking place in Canada and France in winter 2017/2018 (in record time, we would like to add!), we are looking ahead to the following season and have some fantastic early-bird offers for those good boy scouts/ girl guides that want to be prepared in advance and get their place secured now!Read entry
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
Cardrona, New Zealand - Instructor Courses 2017 Week 11
So, this is it boys and girls, the end of a magnificent 10 weeks.Read entry
Cardrona, New Zealand - Instructor Courses 2017 Week 10
Exam week, its show time.
Where has the time gone? Sunday came around and the snowboarders joined the skiers for their first day of the Level 2 exam.Read entry
Cardrona, New Zealand - Instructor Courses 2017 Week 9
Level 2, What we’re here for!
So it has all come to this, 9 weeks of hard training and the SnowSkoolers are ready to go for their Level 2.Read entry