Becoming a qualified Snowsports instructor might be easier than you think, you donâ€™t have to be an expert skier, if you can ski parallel turns on a groomed black run then youâ€™re already at the stage when you can consider getting involved. …Â
The taster day is designed to introduce you to British Association of Snowsports instructors (B.A.S.I) pathway to certification. A combination of on snow and off slope sessions will introduce you to the B.A.S.I teaching philosophy, assesses your current level and provide feedback on what to focus on to make the grade and where you will be able to teach once qualified.
Snowsports instruction today is a real career with good earning potential. For some, it can be a full-time, long-term career, for others a great thing to do to improve your personal performance, communication and life skills.
The day will include
2 x 1 hour on snow ski clinics with the British Association of Snowsports Instructors (BASI) ISTD Level 4 instructors on personal performance and BASIâ€™s Central Theme.
2 x 1 hour off snow presentations including – Who and what B.A.S.I is. The B.A.S.I Pathway to certification and where you can work. Also the opportunity to ask real people who have been through or are currently going through their BASI journey.
Complementary coffee and biscuits (Lunch not included).
Free Salomon piste performance ski test centre.
Cost – Â£20 per person
What to bring
Suitable ski clothing – (ski and boot equipment hire is available and included).
To be keen and enthusiastic, to take on board new ideas and information.
Who can come?
You must be able to competently ski parallel, with good speed control on the main slope. You must be 16yrs old or above (no top limit).
THE SNOW CENTRE, ST ALBANS HILL, HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, HERTS, HP3 9NH
Sunday October 5th, 2014 â€“ arrive at 09.30 (event starts at 10.00 and ends at 15.00)
Contact The Snow Centre on 0844 7707227 or visit their website page to book online – http://www.thesnowcentre.com/lessons/instructor-academy