SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEKS 8 & 9: THE BASI LEVEL 2

SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEKS 8 & 9: THE BASI LEVEL 2

So that’s a wrap for the Saas Fee course, the Peak leaders have now finished their BASI level 2 exam, it is crazy how fast the 9 weeks go! The group this year have been fantastic to work with, so we’re sad to see them go. Over the final 2 weeks of the course, the trainees have been working through the level 2 exam with […]

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SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEKS 5 to 7: TRAINING

SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEKS 5 to 7: TRAINING

After celebrating their level 1 wins the Peak Leaders were back to work as they prepare for their level 2 exam. The jump between level 1 and 2 is noticeable and so the trainees have been working hard to develop their skiing skills over the past 2 weeks. However just before training started up again some fresh snow arrived and this meant that there were […]

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SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEK 4: THE BASI LEVEL 1

SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEK 4: THE BASI LEVEL 1

It is the end of week 4 and a massive congratulations goes out to all our trainees, who have all passed the BASI Level 1 exam with flying colours!! Although the pass rate for level 1 is usually high, it is not always 100%, so the whole team are super happy to move on to the next step, setting their sights on the level 2 […]

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SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEKS 2 & 3: TRAINING

SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEKS 2 & 3: TRAINING

Time has flown by and somehow we find ourselves at the end of the first training block, our first exam starting imminently – the BASI Level one. A 5 day course assessing the trainees’ teaching and skiing abilities. Although this seems like a long time for an exam, the extended structure is designed to take the pressure off, with continuous assessment throughout, allowing time to […]

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SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEK 1: GETTING STARTED

SAAS FEE 2020 – WEEK 1: GETTING STARTED

It’s another new season and as usual we are kicking off in Saas-Fee, Switzerland. After a long and uncertain summer we are all super happy and exited to be back on skis, training more budding young ski instructor trainees. We are already one week into the course, the new team are settled in and making fantastic progress. Check out this cool little clip made by […]

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