Push your all-mountain skiing or snowboarding to the next level, while gaining your Level 1 instructor certificate. This is ideal for those who just have a short trip in mind.
With a variety of different groups, these courses are suitable for lower intermediates to advanced riders.
Training across all three resorts provides a vast variety of terrain, and three world class parks. Your accommodation is in central Banff, with facilities including a hot tub and dedicated common room, the perfect place to relax at the end of the day.
Banff has earned a reputation as THE ultimate party ski town in Canada which makes it the perfect location for a memorable gap year.
You’ll get 20 hours of coaching per week from some of Canada’s leading instructors. They’ll develop your technique and instructor skills but will also show you how to have the most amount of fun possible in the mountains!
The instructor assessment, held at the end of the course, will encourage you to raise your performance and test the skills you’ve developed. You’ll also benefit from additional training including video analysis, kit maintenance and tech sessions.
Although this is a great stepping stone to the Canadian instructor industry, the majority come on this course with a priority of personal improvement. But the instructor option is there for graduates of this course!
Our pros will drastically improve your technique and challenge you in the best parts of Banff’s three awesome resorts. Within no time your confidence will have reached new heights and by the end of the course you’ll be a certified instructor.
By learning how to teach, analyse and correct, you’ll progress your own abilities even after the course has finished.
Whether you’re keen to get the first level of your instructor qualifications, wanting to hit the mountains as a part of your gap year, or hoping to have the ultimate extended vacation in the mountains, there will be a heap of likeminded people on the course to share this experience with.