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CSIA Snow Park Instructor Qualification

The snow park qualification is what you will be aiming for when you sign up to our freestyle course. The CSIA Snow Park instructor qualification will certify you as freestyle park instructor, allowing you to instruct freestyle lessons for entry level to intermediate students. Following the format of practical demonstrations and teaching, this 3 day course/exam will develop your freestyle bag of tricks on kickers, rails and boxes along with the progression steps involved with each trick. 

This course covers:

  • An introduction to teaching snow park skills
  • Ski improvement
  • Park etiquette
  • Safety
  • Teaching methodology and progressions for switch skiing, rails, jumps and intro to the half pipe

I've passed, who can I teach?
As a successful candidate, you will be certified to teach snow park skills up to and including intermediate skiers.

How long is the exam and is it stressful?
The exam is set over 3 days, is fun, enjoyable and set in a relaxed atmosphere. Stress doesn't exist in the mountains! Assessment is continuous throughout the duration of the 3 day exam.

Where could I work?
Head to both Canada and the USA for employment opportunities.