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Ski Instructor Course With Job Placement - Banff, Canada - ENQUIRE NOW LIMITED SPACE!!

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Vacancy: Ski Instructor Course With Job Placement - Banff, Canada - ENQUIRE NOW LIMITED SPACE!!
Company: Basecamp Ski and Snowboard Courses
Category: Ski season courses (Ski Instructor Courses, Ski Technique Courses, Freestyle Ski Courses)
Dates: 7th November 2014 - 7th December 2014
Cost : £2950

Ski Instructor Course With Job Placement - Banff, Canada - ENQUIRE NOW LIMITED SPACE!!

Description

FANCY WORKING A SKI SEASON IN BANFF ?

OUR 4 WEEK SKI INSTRUCTOR COURSE CANADA IS YOUR PATHWAY TO THAT DREAM JOB

A Basecamp ski instructor course is recognised worldwide as the ultimate fast track into the ski instructor industry.

Having pioneered BASI training in France Basecamp has been an associate partner with the British Association of Snowsport Instructors (BASI) since 2002. After leading the way in Europe Basecamp began to expand it's resort locations stretching across to Canada in 2004

Today Basecamp continues to lead from the front combining genuine experience with an all round passion for snowsport.

If you are looking for winter season that puts you on the mountain all day every day with professional coaching that takes your skiing to the next level... look no further than Basecamp!

The 4 Week CSIA Level 1 gives those looking to become an instructor in the same season the perfect opportunity to achieve their goals. This course is ideal for those looking for an introduction to the instructor industry. With the course starting at the beginning of the season it means you will qualify in time for the Lake Louise Ski School’s ‘annual draft’ of ski instructors. Each Basecamper has a guaranteed job interview with the Lake Louise Ski School, giving you the opportunity to work as a Ski Instructor in the Same Season as you qualify. Just make sure you brush up on your interview skills as well as your skiing skills during your course! 

WHAT TO EXPECT FROM YOUR BASECAMP COURSE IN BANFF

  • Group welcome meal upon arrival into Banff
  • Central Accommodation
  • All you can eat breakfast 7 days a week
  • Dinner 5 nights a week
  • 20 Hours Coaching a Week - Focused Level 1 Training and Personal Development
  • 1-1 Coaching
  • Piste Performance Coaching
  • Teaching Theory Coaching
  • CSIA Level 1 Exam
  • GUARANTEED Job Interview
  • End of course party

QUALIFICATIONS CSIA LEVEL 1:

The Canadian Ski Alliance (CSIA) Level 1 is an introduction CSIA technique and methodology; it is the entry-level ski instructor qualification for teaching novices and young children how to ski. It combines the basics of practical ski teaching methods, technical understanding and development of guest service skills; specifically addressing children’s skiing.

WHAT YOUR LEVEL 1 QUALIFICATION COURSE INCLUDES:

  • An introduction to CSIA skiing and teaching methodology
  • Techniques and strategies for effective assessment and development
  • Workshop on customer service
  • Workshop on teaching children

FAQS:

Q: How good do you have to be at Skiing before the course?

A: You should be able to ski red runs confidently, and be comfortable on black runs – Check out our video ‘How good do I need to be to do and Instructor Course?’

Q: Is the course hard to pass?

A: The level 1 isn't hard to pass. It's an entry-level qualification. Participants will be assessed on their ability to perform and teach on the mountain. We get a 100% pass rate year in year out.

Q: How likely is it that I’ll get a job?

A: Usually 95%. In recent years everyone who has wanted a job has secured one. We don't like to guarantee as it's down to the individual to posses the skill and attitude that employers are looking for. 

Not looking to become a fully qualified ski instructor? - No problem!

Check out Basecamp's All Mountain and Performance Ski Courses on our Website (link at the top of the page next to our logo)

Course Details

Category

Main Category: Ski season courses

Sub-categories:

  • Ski Instructor Courses
  • Ski Technique Courses
  • Freestyle Ski Courses

Location(s)

 Canada
  • Banff

Included with this course

  • Airport Pickup
  • Accommodation
  • Food
  • Specialist Equipment
  • Company Representative

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