THIS COULD BE THE PERFECT YEAR FOR A GAP COURSE

THIS COULD BE THE PERFECT YEAR FOR A GAP COURSE

  IN AN UNCERTAIN WORLD, COULD NOW REALLY BE THE RIGHT TIME TO GO SKIING? It seems strange but it could be true. Despite the alarming and unprecedented impact of Covid-19, we think this winter could be an amazing season if you want to get away from everything and take a Gap course. If that seems a little unexpected, here’s why we think that doing […]

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SWITZERLAND RATED SAFEST NATION FOR COVID

SWITZERLAND RATED SAFEST NATION FOR COVID

  GOOD NEWS IN SWITZERLAND In a recent assessment of the safety of different nations and their response to the pandemic, Switzerland has been rated as the top country. In the study ranking 200 nations by their measures to control the virus and the underlying health care infrastructure the Swiss came top – and this is backed up by the fact that Swiss cases have […]

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SAAS FEE – OUR FAVOURITE (SECRET) RESORT

SAAS FEE – OUR FAVOURITE (SECRET) RESORT

Saas Fee is one of those resorts that seems to be under the radar of most skiers – and we are very happy about keeping this amazing Swiss secret… In fact we think Saas Fee is the best place in Europe to qualify before the season kicks off. And that’s why we run our Peak Leaders ski instructor training course in Saas Fee every autumn. […]

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PANDEMIC CANCELATION POLICY

PANDEMIC CANCELATION POLICY

UPDATED 09 JULY   We’ve had a few people (understandably) asking what we would do in the event of Covid-19 preventing or disrupting a course. Our Terms and Conditions are now updated in accordance with Swiss Law (as we are a Swiss company) and say the following:   Pandemics: We strongly recommend that all trainees are aware of the insurance cover that they have in […]

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EQUIPMENT ADVICE: SKIS & BOOTS 2020 – 2021

EQUIPMENT ADVICE: SKIS & BOOTS 2020 – 2021

      THE RIGHT TOOL FOR THE JOB As you may have already seen, we have previously posted blogs on the importance of arriving on your Peak Leaders GAP course with the correct equipment to set you up for BASI exam success. The importance of suitable skis and boots cannot be emphasised enough – the right kit can make all the difference, whilst the […]

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