Train to Become a Ski Instructor

Not many people can indulge in their favourite snow sports all year round. It’s expensive to keep going on holiday so often. But as any good skier or snowboarder knows, it’s difficult to stay away from the slopes.

If you would like to spend more than just a few weeks on the slopes then why not consider training to become a ski or snowboard instructor and get paid to do a dream job. Taking a ski or snowbaord instructor course is the only option if you are looking to make a career in the snow sports industry.

Courses are open to all people and nationalities, so if you are taking a gap year, career break or are just seeking a fresh exciting career you will be able to apply. There are lots of different courses all around the world, where you go really comes down to personal preference in terms of destination, course and company. Career prospects after taking a course are also very high, many people get hired in the same resort as they learn!

Get your ski instructor qualification to get yourself into the ski industry. 


Ski Instructor Courses in Europe

European ski instructor courses are very popular but there are other worldwide destinations where you can gain your qualification. 

You could take a ski instructor course to get qualified to lead ski lessons in France. These courses can be booked in advance through our website and you could gain a BASI level 1 and 2 qualification in a resort like Val d’Isere. 

These are some of the best places to learn:

  • Tignes, France
  • Val D'Isere. France
  • Three Valleys, France


Ski Instuctor Courses in North America

North America is home to some of the best slopes on the planet! Here are some places we recommend for your course:

  • Big White, Canada
  • Banff, Canada
  • Whistler, Canada
  • Big Sky, USA


Ski Instuctor Courses Worldwide

There are also locations outside of North America and Europe where you can get qualified. We recommend:

  • New Zealand
  • Japan


Benefits & What to Expect

There are so many reasons you will love taking a ski or snowboard course:

  • World class instruction
  • Excellent tuition from experienced coaches
  • Video sessions
  • Small groups 
  • Make new friends from all over the world
  • Quality accommodation 
  • A world recognised qualification 
  • Great job prospects allowing you to find seasonal work overseas


Cost & How to Book

Most companies offer packages which include accommodation, meals and training. The price you pay really depends on where you learn, which course you choose and the duration. You can search featured ski instructor courses and book a place above on our directory.


Ski Instructor Course & Company Reviews

Have you ever taken a ski or snowboard instuctor course? Would you like to review a company, course or share your experience or advice? Get in touch with us today,


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