THE SWISS GAP COURSE SPECIALISTS

THE SWISS GAP COURSE SPECIALISTS

  WHY DO WE SPECIALISE IN SWISS COURSES? BECAUSE WE THINK IT’S THE BEST COUNTRY TO BECOME A SKI INSTRUCTOR. (BUT WE’RE A BIT BIASED…)     A lot of companies offer Gap courses all over the place. But we have always been keen to be based in resorts we know inside out. Which is why, after decades of running course across the globe, we […]

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TEACHING SKIING IN JAPAN

TEACHING SKIING IN JAPAN

  CAN I WORK IN JAPAN? THE BORDERS ARE OPENING AGAIN, BUT HOW DOES IT ALL WORK?     Traditionally a lot of trainees have gone to work in Japan. Especially after joining our Saas Fee courses in the autumn. But Covid has made that impossible for a few winters – so what’s going to change, and how can you work there?     WHAT’S […]

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HOW HARD IS IT TO PASS THE BASI 2?

HOW HARD IS IT TO PASS THE BASI 2?

  HOW HARD IS THE BASI 2 EXAM? AND HOW DO I PASS IT?   This is a question we get asked a lot by people before they book a course. In truth there are a lot of significant and important factors that enable you to be successful and pass your Level 2 exam. (But don’t worry, you don’t quite need to ski like Peak […]

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STUDENT PERMITS – DO YOU NEED ONE?

STUDENT PERMITS – DO YOU NEED ONE?

  SHOULD YOU GET A STUDENT PERMIT? AND WILL YOU NEED ONE?   Student Permits became something we needed to learn about as soon as the UK left the EU. That’s because until that date, trainees (and anyone else) could stay in Switzerland as long as they wanted if they held an EU passport. That’s still true for EU passport holders, as they have no […]

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THE NEW SAAS FEE VIDEO

THE NEW SAAS FEE VIDEO

Now that the northern hemisphere winter is over we are already getting ready for the next one – with our Saas Fee course kicking off in September. And to show you more about our amazing autumn BASI 1&2 course, here’s the new video… And if that has made you start to dream of carving down perfectly groomed pistes high in the Swiss alps, then click […]

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