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Criteria for BASI Level 2 Ski Instructor Courses
Everything you need to know to pass your BASI Level 2 ski instructor exam with Altitude Futures in Verbier. Short turns Long turns Bumps The Altitude BASI Gap Course is aimed at skiers and snowboarders who are competent on red runs and above. This 10-week program is primarily a practical on snow course with some evening
Season 2013-2014 crashes
Watch the two strong contenders for fall of the 2013-2014 winter season from our training program...
Become a ski instructor
Would you like to become a ski instructor? Then watch this video about our Gap Course...
BASI Level 4 2013-2014 Verbier
We still have a couple of places left on the BASI Level 4 course this winter season. Would you like to know more about his course? Then watch the new video below: Would you like to win a free BASI Level 4 course? Then read here for more information.
ISIA Course Verbier 2012-2013
If you are interested to know more information have a little look at this video. It’s not long now until the fun starts! Last season was amazing fun, could the vibe on the course possibly be better than last winter?   Last winter Altitude’s ISIA course recieved the highest pass rates of any of the Verbier ISIA
New film Xavier de la Rue
[left2][/left2]I’ve talked about Warren Miller’s new film, but I’m also really looking forward to Xavier De La Rue’s This Is My Winter.  The guy is a true mountain goat, and watching his stuff thrills and terrifies me.  I’ve only met him in passing, but for many big mountain riders he is their true idol, having made
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Altitude Futures training courses
Altitude is one of the only ski schools in Verbier which runs its own instructor training program...
Queen of the GAP Course
After my first ski season in Verbier I can safely say that the last 5 months have been the best of my life so far! ...
Congratulations to ISIA/L4 students!
Congratulations to our ISIA/L4 students! What a season we have had so far in Verbier! A great team of ski instructors, very motivated staff training all season, and five of our Futures trainees have passed exams over the last couple of weeks. We are very proud to have such a great team!   BASI Level
Shadowing and BASI Level 2 Exams
Shadowing and BASI Level 2 Exams Shadowing The BASI Gap students joined the group lessons with the Altitude instructors so we could learn teaching techniques and gain experience towards our BASI Level 2. We were given three different Altitude instructors to shadow, with groups of varied ages and abilities. Shadowing involves following the instructors whilst
From driver to ski instructor
From chalet company driver to ski instructor As I reach the half way point in my third season in Verbier, I can compare two of the different ways of enjoying life up here. When I arrived in town at the end of November 2012 with £500 and a roof over my head for a week,
First taste of ski instructing
First taste of ski instructing – Going blue After completing the BASI GAP Course some of us were lucky enough to be employed by Altitude Ski School during the busy half-term week in February. We were all very excited to receive our log-in details for the online planner, attend the staff meeting and most of
TESTIMONIALS
Tess Boller
I would absolutely recommend Altitude to anyone wishing to do their Level 1 & 2 BASI qualifications...
Chris Brown
I decided to book onto the Altitude level 4 training course for two reasons, firstly I wanted to focus...
Tori Redmond
Tori Redmond Gap Ski Instructor Course student – Queen of the Gap Course I chose to do the Gap Ski Instructor Course with Altitude after a recommendation from my uncle, and now I’m recommending it to everyone considering becoming a ski instructor! I had an absolutely fantastic experience with Altitude this season from the brilliant,
Wenxin Liu
  Wenxin Liu Gap Ski Instructor Course student The Gap course with Altitude is never a wrong choice. Altitude is a well organized ski school and has a good reputation. The training is very reasonably scheduled to maximize both your improvement and enjoyment. You will get high quality training with experienced professionals who know about
Alex McRobb
ISIA – BASI Level 3 Ski Instructor Course student The Altitude ISIA course is a comprehensive and enjoyable programme that prepared many others and me for the Level 3 Tech and Teach exams at the tail end of the season.   The course pushes your technical and teaching abilities. Verbier is a great place to be,
Will Stanyard
Gap Ski Instructor Course student    
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