BASI Level 4

The course is hard work, but also a rewarding and enjoyable way to take your skiing to the next level. We firmly believe that with our experience as the most established BASI Ski School and training provider in Verbier, you will benefit from the best training and support to enable you to achieve your maximum potential.

The primary focus throughout the course will be on developing your technical skiing and second to this, preparing for the Eurotest, the teaching exam and the European Mountain Security (EMS) Assessment. Professional training is delivered by the most experienced and top qualified BASI, Swiss and Italian coaches and trainers.

The Level 4 package also includes the opportunity to work as a part-time instructor for Altitude Ski School.

The Futures training team includes BASI trainers, BASI Level 4’s, ex Ski Racers, Demo Team members, Swiss Patents and Italian Maestro’s. You will benefit from expert training with skiers from different systems which will ultimately help you to become an all round stronger skier.


Altitude is an official BASI affiliated training partner.

  • Sought after Altitude Futures clothing
  • 150hrs of training from top qualified coaches
  • Experience teaching in a BASI affiliated school
  • Dedicated mentor
  • Discount cards for local bars
  • 50% equipment deals
  • Option of French lessons


King of the Level 3 / 4 Course

A job for the following season*

The training program includes a combination of piste performance, race training, bumps, and off piste training. Our goal is to improve your skiing and prepare you for the Level 4 BASI exams and the Eurotest. You will also be working for the ski school during the busy weeks of the season providing lessons to our clients or varying abilities.

  • 150 hours of professional training
  • BASI Level 4 Mentor on hand 24/7
  • Piste performance *50 hours
  • Race training with ex British Team Racer *50 hrs
  • Bumps training *50 hours
  • Agility and coordination training with Swiss Patents
  • Off Piste Guiding day in Verbier with x FWT Rider
  • Mountain Safety training with Argentinean expert
  • Fitness and Agility Training each week
  • Après-Ski
  • Valuable teaching experience with Altitude Ski School (Verbier’s longest established British Ski School)
  • Opportunities to teach Gap/ISIA students (supervised sessions)
  • Career opportunities with the Altitude pathway.

Altitude employs BASI Level 4 trainees on a part time basis, provides students work permit and probably the coolest Ski School uniform in Verbier.

Work is during the holiday weeks:

  • Christmas/New Year
  • Half Term weeks in February
  • Easter

Full BASI ISIA qualification or equivalent

Dates and Prices

CourseLevel 4 Training
Start Date2nd December 2018
End Date13th April 2019
Price£ 1,800

If you would like to book, please click here to download the booking form, Fill out all information and send it to Laura by email to:

BASI Level 4 Video

BASI Level 4 Criteria