SAAS FEE – WEEK 6

SAAS FEE – WEEK 6

Another week has flown by in Saas-Fee and the Peak Leaders are edging closer to the BASI Level 2 exam. Saas-Fee has been hit by some crazy snow storms this week leaving us with stacks of snow both up the hill and even down in town, winter is definitely here! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Nov 5, […]

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SAAS FEE – WEEK 5

SAAS FEE – WEEK 5

Last week the snow storm hit Saas Fee and covered the quaint village in a blanket of snow making the whole resort look like a real winter wonderland … and in October! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Nov 2, 2018 at 12:42pm PDT The ecstatic arrival of the massive dump of snow, unfortunately made it difficult for […]

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SAAS FEE – WEEK 4

SAAS FEE – WEEK 4

Every week the Peak Leaders have an action packed schedule and this week was no different. They combined shadowing with Khandahar race club, freestyle training with Marco and also managed to explore some of Saas Fee’s amazing scenery. It’s great to get out and explore the nature on your doorstep and that’s exactly what a few of the trainees did mid-week. After a full-on hike […]

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SAAS FEE – WEEK 3

SAAS FEE – WEEK 3

Exam time, World Cup heros & new ski instructors It’s game time! For the past 2 weeks the Peak Leaders have been working on their own technical skiing and learning to deliver teaching sessions. Now they have to put it all into practice for the BASI level 1 exam. It is a test of the skills that the Peak Leaders have learnt so far but […]

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SAAS FEE – WEEK 2

SAAS FEE – WEEK 2

Week 2 – Saas Fee Ski Instructor Course Another week has flown by in Saas-Fee and the trainees are ready to rock for the BASI level 1 next week. The Level 1 is the first Ski Instructor course the trainees have to complete and involves a mixture of teaching sessions and skiing demonstrations as part of the exam. View this post on Instagram A post […]

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SAAS FEE – WEEK 1

SAAS FEE – WEEK 1

Our awesome autumn Saas Fee ski instructor course has kicked off high up on the glacier in the Swiss Alps. This is an epic time of year to be skiing, training and learning how to become a brilliant skier and teacher. It is the perfect course to do, as everyone gains their qualification before the winter even starts. View this post on Instagram A post […]

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WHY CHOOSE SAAS FEE?

WHY CHOOSE SAAS FEE?

Why is Saas Fee the best place in Europe to qualify in the Autumn? Naturally, we think Saas Fee is amazing, so we think it’s the best place to go to ski pre-season. But there are plenty of reasons that back us up, so we’ve put together a blog to give you a few insights on what makes a course in Saas Fee amazing. Of […]

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WHAT’S A COURSE LIKE? HERE’S A VIDEO TO GIVE YOU AN IDEA…

WHAT’S A COURSE LIKE? HERE’S A VIDEO TO GIVE YOU AN IDEA…

We know that before you choose a course you want to see what it’s like – that’s why we have made sure we have loads of blogs up that give you the inside track on what happens on our courses. But from time to time we like to put it all in a video – so just press play, sit back and enjoy… Peak Leaders […]

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SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 4

SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 4

We now officially have a team of ski instructors after the successful completion of BASI level 1. It was an action packed week, with BASI trainers Giles and Pete, full of skiing, teaching and learning…and much to the groups surprise lots of fun! The weather gods had their sun hats on this week providing excellent conditions on the glacier. The exam is about learning and […]

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SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 3

SAAS FEE 2017 – WEEK 3

Another week flew by in Saas-Fee, but now the trainees are all prepped and raring to go for the BASI level 1 instructor exam! Respect for the incredible mountains! #protectourwinters #saasfee #peakleaders #gapcourse #startyourjourney @saasfee @elementconcept A post shared by Peak Leaders (@peakleaders) on Oct 4, 2017 at 1:08am PDT The focus for the week’s training was a mixture of teaching and technical development so […]

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