BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 8

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 8

That’s it, that’s all!…..or is it? We’ve just completed week 8 of Peak Leaders’ 9-week ski instructor course in Bariloche, Argentina. It saw the of the BASI exams, the last full group asado, and the departure of some of the group who return to the Northern Hemisphere as BASI qualified ski instructors! 🇦🇷 Massive congratulations to all our trainees, no wait… INSTRUCTORS 🙆 for completing […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 7

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 7

How on earth is it week 7 already!? We’re currently relaxing in the spring sunshine reflecting on the past week, looking across the beautiful Lago Gutierrez from our lakeside apartments at Refugio del Lago. Week 7 has been the textbook start to the BASI Alpine Level 2 exams which run for two weeks in total. 🇦🇷 Nice day in the classroom today👌 #peakleaders @basi_inst 📷 […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 6

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 6

Now that we’ve just completed Week 6 of Peak Leaders’ unique 9-week ski instructor course in Bariloche, Argentina, the storms have finally subsided and the fresh snow has settled under beautiful South American blue skies. As a quick reminder of the previous week’s successes – all of our trainees passed the BASI Alpine Level 1 exams to become qualified ski instructors! 🇦🇷 Peakleaders team 2017 […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 5

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 5

Week 5 on our 9 week ski instructor course in Bariloche, Argentina has been dominated by continued heavy snowfall, the BASI Alpine Level 1 assessment and tango lessons to celebrate! 🇦🇷 good luck to our trainees for BASI level 1 #youllsmashit 💪 #peakleaders 📷 @_charlotteworkman_ A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Aug 23, 2017 at 4:12am PDT This week we welcomed the arrival […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 4

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 4

We’re now almost halfway through our 9 week ski instructor course in Bariloche, Argentina and let me tell you that week 4 has been a blast! A-Level / Higher exam results, more fresh snow, wine tasting, swimming in the lake, a hidden bar in the forest, an asado and race training with two former Olympic ski racers. Where to start? 🇦🇷 Trainee Charlie making clouds […]

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WHERE CAN I WORK WITH MY BASI QUALIFICATION?

WHERE CAN I WORK WITH MY BASI QUALIFICATION?

It’s a big question. And a good one. After all becoming a ski instructor is sometimes a leap into the unknown, so here is some information that should help you get a clear picture of how the exams work, what happens after completing your Ski Instructor Training course and where you can use your qualification to work as a ski instructor. Peak Leaders work with […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 3

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 3

Week 3 of Peak Leaders’ 9 week ski instructor course in Argentina has produced great improvements in the trainee’s skiing abilities and given them a chance to experience real lessons first hand. The huge storm clouds have been rolling in from the Pacific, pushing across Chile and depositing their goods in the East facing lee-side slopes of Cerro Catedral. 🇦🇷 Not a bad place to […]

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BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 2

BARILOCHE 2017 – WEEK 2

We’re back with the latest update from our unique 9-week ski instructor course here in Bariloche, Argentina. It’s end of the second week and it couldn’t have gone any better. The weather has really been on our side from the start with huge dumps of snow followed by clear blue skies throughout our first week. That was just the start of it! 🇦🇷 Quiet in […]

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BAROLICHE 2017 – WEEK 1

BAROLICHE 2017 – WEEK 1

Welcome to South America! Peak Leaders are back with one of the world’s most unique ski instructor courses – 9 weeks in Bariloche, Argentina! Whether it’s the incredible skiing terrain on the mountain Cerro Catedral, the famous nightlife in the lakeside town of Bariloche or the amazing off-mountain adventures only available here in South America like horse-riding with local gauchos – this course has it […]

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Why is Saas Fee such a great instructor course?

Why is Saas Fee such a great instructor course?

WHY PICK SAAS FEE? Saas Fee is one of our most popular courses and for good reason: set high up in a dramatic yet beautiful valley in the Swiss Alps, Saas Fee provides the perfect location for a pre-season instructor course. Read on if you want to hear a little bit more about why we think this is the perfect spot for you to train […]

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