10 Week Ski Instructor Course Verbier

Earn ski instructor qualifications while taking your own skiing to Pro standard.

Whether you’re on a gap year, a career break, sabbatical or looking to begin a career as a ski instructor, this 10 week Verbier course is for you.

With training provided by expert coaches, you’ll receive a thorough training course that will take your skiing to the next level in a fun and supportive environment. We combine modules focusing on all aspects of skiing with clear, constructive feedback and video analysis.

You can be sure of plenty of individual attention while still enjoying the dynamics and fun of a training group with other skiers.

There are opportunities to work as a ski instructor in Verbier following the 10 week course at our ski school partner. If you are keen to work, please let us know.

Course Highlights

  • Expert BASI Instructors
  • Well located, comfortable accommodation
  • BASI Level 1 & Level 2 instructor course
  • Off Piste Skiing
  • Opportunity to work following the course
  • First Aid & Mountain Safety
  • Approx 70% On Piste & 30% Off Piste
  • Minimum Ability Required: AT Level 2 Description

Course Dates

29 November 2020 - 6 February 2021


3 January - 13 March 2021

Included in your course

Based in Verbier, consistently voted Switzerland's #1 ski resort. You will stay in comfortable, well located accommodation with other trainees, with meals provided if you choose. There is also equipment maintenance clinics, season pass, 24/7 support and lots more.

Training

Thorough & Considered Coaching
Comprehensive training course for 10 weeks (average of 30 hours per week)


Expert Pros & Guides
Professional BASI Coaches


Ski Instructor Job
After your course subject to interview


Coaching Groups 10 MAX
Maximum of 10 guests per ski coach for training and BASI courses


Specific Modules
Specific coaching for instructor training, moguls, all mountain freeride and powder.


BASI Level 1 & 2 Exam Fee
Examination fee for the BASI exams


First Aid Course & Off Piste Mountain Safety


Day with FreeRide World Tour Competitor


Video Analysis
Benefit from this great feedback tool.


Equipment Maintenance
Learn more about how to look after your ski equipment


Fitness Training


Ski Specific Yoga


Career Advice Sessions

Accommodation

Comfortable Accommodation
Well located, comfortable chalets and condos. All with welcoming living rooms, well equipped kitchens, free wifi internet, TV. All accommodation within walking distance to the lifts and village centre.


Half Board Catering
Breakfast & Dinners 5 days per week

Other

Season Pass
Full Season Pass valid for the entire winter so feel free to arrive early or extend your stay after your course ends.


Group Airport Transfers
Group transfer to and from Geneva Airport on the official course arrival and departure dates.


Resort Director
Available 24/7


Welcome Party
Get to know everyone on your course and the coaches on Day 1.


Equipment Pro Discounts

Discounts on ski equipment.


Extend Your Stay
For an additional cost and subject to availability, you can arrive early, stay on afterwards or combine further courses.


Job Recruitment Service
If you wish to work as an instructor either immediately afterwards or some time in the future, we can provide 1:1 assistance. Let us know your goals and we will support you.

Not Included

Flights
Flights are not included, but ALLTRACKS can organise your flights if you wish or provide advice on suitable flights.


Travel Insurance
Insurance is not included, but adequate cover for all aspects of your course and holiday is an ALLTRACKS requirement.

Verbier 10 Week Ski Instructor Course Schedule

Week 1

  • Settle In to your new home in the mountains
  • Discover the 4 Valley Ski Area
  • Assessment of your skiing
  • Creation of your own individual plan for ski improvement.

Week 2

  • All mountain advancement training
  • First Aid Course for BASI

Week 3

  • BASI L1 Instructor Exam, a fun courses where your skiing will progress even further
  • Celebrations

Week 4

  • All Mountain Advancement training
  • Lots of off piste focused skiing

Weeks 5 & 6

  • Practical ski instructing experience

Week 7

  • All Mountain Advancement
  • Development of individual goals

Week 8

  • All Mountain Advancement Training
  • Methodology Clinics
  • Final Prep for BASI L2

Weeks 9 & 10

  • BASI L2 Ski Instructor Exam
  • BIG celebrations!
  • Course Departure or stay on in Verbier….

Is this the course for you?