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Payment Schedules for Altitude Futures Courses

To guarantee your place on your chosen Futures course, you will be asked for a deposit of £500 on booking for all courses. The link to make the payment will be sent to you once the booking form has been competed on our website. BASI 1&2...

What is the best equipment to choose for your ski instructor course?

Over recent years we have helped hundreds of students obtain ski instructor qualifications. A large part of a student’s success is down to the effort they put into their training, as well as the experience and skill level of our coaches. It is also...

Covid Cancellation Policy

What is your COVID cancellation policy? We know that with an ever-changing travel situation due to COVID-19, you may be worried about whether you will be able to travel to Switzerland for the course should travel restrictions be announced. As such,...

How much does it cost to become a ski instructor?

To become a ski instructor, there are a few different paths you can take, from attending a basic course on an indoor dry slope, to an intensive 10-week course in the Alps. Whichever route you take is up to you so deciding which is the best route comes down to a few things. Ask yourself these questions as a starting point.

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Covid Cancellation Policy

Covid Cancellation Policy

What is your COVID cancellation policy? We know that with an ever-changing travel situation due to COVID-19, you may be worried about whether you will be able...

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Can I get a job when I qualify?

Can I get a job when I qualify?

Does Brexit affect my ability to join a ski instructor course in Switzerland as a UK citizen? If you’re travelling from the UK, you are covered by a Schengen...

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Skiing Level and Equipment

Skiing Level and Equipment

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Around the world in gap years

Around the world in gap years

It can feel impossible to plan out the future when you’re still trying to figure out who you are. As a teenager, imagining life a year from now can feel like...

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The BASI Level System

The BASI Level System

BASI is the governing body for ski instructor qualifications in the UK with 4 levels. BASI Level 1 Designed for aspiring instructors who wish to enter the...

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How much do Ski Instructors Earn?

How much do Ski Instructors Earn?

Ski instructing offers great career rewards, such as working in the mountains in amazing parts of the  world, the thrill of teaching a sport you are...

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