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: TBA

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

 
CSIA Prep Course

Please contact Snow Valley's Training Center at (780) 809-2372 to register for a free prep course where a certified CSIA instructor will be on site to give proper instruction and help you prepare for your Level 1.

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.
 
CASI Prep Course (TBA).

Please contact Snow Valley's Training Center at (780)809-2372 to register for a free prep course where a certified CASI instructor will be on site to give proper instruction and help you prepare for your Level 1.

Learn more here from CASI's website

 
CASI LEVEL 1 SNOWBOARD COURSE Dates @ Snow Valley:
To Be Announced Fall 2017

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 Apprentice Instructor program please contact Snow Valley’s Winter Sports Training Centre @ (780) 809-2372 or trainingcentre@snowvalley.ca