Whether you want to lay the foundations to spend every season on snow, or take the mother of all gap years to make your mates jealous - Winter Sports Company has what you are looking for. Our top quality courses ensure that you spend every day of your season doing what you love - skiing or snowboarding! From 3 week short courses to season-long 18 week courses we can help you find a course to suit your needs - and budget! Ski Instructor CoursesBASI Levels 1 & 2 - La Tzoumaz, SwitzerlandCSIA Levels 1, 2 & 3 - Sun Peaks Resort, CanadaNZSIA Levels 1 & 2 - Queenstown, NZ Snowboard Instructor CoursesBASI Levels 1 & 2 - La Tzoumaz, SwitzerlandCASI Levels 1, 2 & 3 - Sun Peaks Resort, CanadaSBINZ Levels 1 & 2 - Queenstown, NZ Do you ski and snowboard and fancy becoming dual qualified? We can arrange for this to happen in one season - just give us a call to discuss a bespoke training programme! Ski/Snowboard Instructor Internships Level 1 internships: Train and qualify as a ski or snowboard instructor at the start of the season and spend the rest of the winter working for the snow school! Internship placements are available in the following resorts. Canada - Sun Peaks Resort and Panorama Mountain Resort (Start date November/December) New Zealand - Queenstown (Start date June)
Level 3 internships: Start the season teaching using your level 2 qualification, once you're back in the swing of things begin training for your level 3. Level 3 Ski and Snowboard Internships are available in Queenstown, New Zealand. Applications open for June 2017 start dates.
Ski/Snowboard Patrol CoursesOur unique, all-inclusive Ski Patrol Courses provide all the skills and practical experience necessary to work in emergency response as a ski patroller anywhere in the world. Ski Patrol training can be taken independently or run alongside an instructor course. Don't be put off by the name - snowboarders make excellent patrollers too! Where to go from hereAt The Winter Sports Company, we're here to help - we offer free advice and guidance about the best options for you. Once you've qualified with us, we keep you under our wing until you're ready to fly solo - you'll be kept up to date with the industry and we do all we can to help you find a job. Once you qualify you'll have a certificate in your hand that enables you to work all over the world! Many of Winter Sports Company trained instructors have worked back-to-back seasons in New Zealand, Japan, Europe and Canada. If you're looking at doing a course during your gap year, we have experience placing our instructors during university breaks at Christmas and Easter - you'll never have to pay for a ski or snowboarding trip again!