WHAT’S NEW IN SAAS FEE?

WHAT’S NEW IN SAAS FEE?

  SAAS FEE SAME GREAT RESORT NEW SHORTER, UPDATED COURSES     Saas Fee is an amazing resort – I know we have said it before (many times) and we always write in glowing terms about this stunning ski area, but we love the place. Nestled between towering 4,000m peaks and surrounded by dramatic glaciers and cliffs, it’s an epic place to ski in the […]

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WHY TAKE A SKI INSTRUCTOR TRAINING COURSE?

WHY TAKE A SKI INSTRUCTOR TRAINING COURSE?

  WHY BOOK ON A PEAK LEADERS COURSE? WHAT IF YOU DON’T TEACH? AND WHAT’S THE BENEFIT IF YOU DO?     Why train as a ski instructor? And why choose the BASI pathway? Two good questions and ones we have been asked a lot – after all what’s the benefit if you don’t want to make this your career? Well, here’s our answer…   […]

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COVID UPDATE: IS THIS THE NEW NORMAL?

COVID UPDATE: IS THIS THE NEW NORMAL?

    WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH COVID IN SWITZERLAND? The pandemic has been changing a lot over the last 12 months, and we wanted to update our trainees with the situation here as well as what it means for our courses this coming season. Of course, nobody can be too sure that we are out of the pandemic – after all it seems that we are […]

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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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