Ski Courses
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Rookies offer ski & snowboard instructor courses in world class resorts in New Zealand, USA and Canada…

Live your dream… Rookies Ski and Snowboard instructor training courses give you an opportunity to turn yourself into a professional instructor.

The terrain you train on plays a crucial role in developing your instructing skillset. So we’ve chosen to locate our instructor courses at resorts that offer fantastic terrain with plenty of off-piste and challenging runs.

NEW ZEALAND – Treble Cone – Wanaka
Nestled at the base of the breath-taking Southern Alps, Wanaka is surrounded by the World Heritage listed Mount Aspiring National Park. Treble Cone ski field is a mecca for a huge fraternity of snowboarders and skiers.
USA – Aspen Snowmass – Colorado
Aspen Snowmass consists of four mountain resorts; Aspen Mountain, Snowmass, Buttermilk and Aspen Highlands
Each of the four mountain areas has its own unique feel and appeal; terrain ranges from steep fast mogul runs, spacious deep powder bowls and chutes and endless groomed trails
CANADA – Mont Sainte Anne – Quebec
This great resort boasts incredible snow conditions and proudly displays an impressive trail network across three sides of the mountain. Mt. Sainte Anne is renowned for its vast expert terrain: more than a third of its trails are black and double-black diamonds!

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Why The Rookie Academy?
  • World-class ski instructor courses - BASI, CSIA, NZSIA and PSIA
  • Multiple, international qualifications offered in a single location
  • Train on or off-season in Northern and Southern Hemisphere locations
  • Pass rates consistently in the upper 90% range
  • Excellent worldwide industry employment opportunities
  • Highly qualified trainers and examiners
  • An international reputation for producing quality ski and snowboard instructors