Instructor Program

CSIA LEVEL 1 SKI COURSE

If you are a parallel skier and at least fifteen years old, you may be eligible to register for the Level I Instructor Certification Course.

Every year, Snow Valley holds Level 1 instructor training programs. This course includes:

  • An introduction to CSIA skiing and teaching methodology;
  • Strategies to develop skiers from beginner to intermediate (parallel) using the skill development method;
  • Techniques and strategies for effective assessment and development;
  • Personal feedback on ski performance;
  • Workshop on customer service.
 
CSIA LEVEL 1 SKI COURSE Dates @ Snow Valley:
November 24 - 26, 2017
January 3 - 5, 2018

Prices, registration and more information are available through this link.

 
CASI LEVEL 1 SNOWBOARD COURSE

If you are at least 15 years old and can consistently and confidently link turns on intermediate terrain you may be eligible to register for the three-day Level I Instructor Certification Course.

This 3 day course includes:

  • Safety - Snowboarder's code of conduct, and Alpine Responsibility Code,
  • Class management,
  • Lesson planning,
  • Principals of Learning,
  • Skills Concept,
  • Basic Freestyle Maneuvers,
  • Teaching Methodology,
  • Equipment - Selection & Maintenance,
  • Children and Snowboarding,
  • CASI organizational structure.
 

Learn more here from CASI's website

 
CASI LEVEL 1 SNOWBOARD COURSE Dates @ Snow Valley:
November 24 - 26, 2017
January 3 - 5, 2018

Visit www.casi-acms.com to confirm dates, times and register today!

Please note: Course dates and times are subject to change based on registration totals.

APPRENTICE INSTRUCTOR PROGRAM

Snow Valley’s Apprentice Instructor program is intended to help prospective Instructors develop their skiing/riding and leadership skills while learning the processes and policies to become successful Instructors at Snow Valley in future seasons.

To be eligible for the program applicants must be 14 years old, turning 15 prior to January 2019.

Upon completion of the program, and successful completion of the CSIA/CASI Level One course, Snow Valley intends to offer you employment as an Instructor and to reimburse you for the cost of your certification course.

If you have any further questions about the Instructor program please contact Snow Valley’s Snow School @ (780) 809-2372 or SnowSchool@snowvalley.ca