BASI ISIA Level 3Verbier - Zermatt - Grindelwald - Gstaad - Klosters

Level 3 Training Verbier

On our Verbier BASI level 3 training course you will not only benefit from expert training from BASI Trainiers (examiners) and Level 4 Coaches, but you will also be able teach approximately 250 + hours. 

Why is our course such good value?

Since we started over 20 years ago it has always been our philosophy to invest in our future ski instructors and to offer the best support available for their development. To enable this to happen, each winter we offer free places on our training courses and in addition to this, we have also reduced our prices to offer the best value training option in Verbier. 

 New for 22-23 we have also packaged the Verbier BASI level 3 training together with an accommodation option, taking the stress away of finding accommodation in Verbier meaning you can train, work and live in Verbier with The Altitude Team!

Free Internship Course

In addition to our Verbier BASI Level 3 training,  10 lucky students will have the chance to join our Internship program in Verbier, Zermatt, Davos, Grindelwald, and Gstaad

  • Our course includes 100 hours of training, allowing  you to train towards your level 3 exams while working within our ski school for the peak weeks of the season.
  • To be on the course you will have already achieved your: BASI 1 & 2, CSIA, or PSIA level 2, or the APSI or similar and have a valid EU passport.

Interested applicants should send their CV and covering letter to jon.west@altitude-verbier.combefore the 1st September. 

Verbier BASI Level 3 Training 22/23

Work and Train

  • Qualifications: Train towards the Level 3
  • Accommodation: Included  (Course without accommodation Chf 1500)
  • Training: 100 hours of training included
  • Optional Add On: 50 Hours Off Piste Training
  • Start: 4th December 
  • Work: 250 hours teaching *EU PASSPORT REQUIRED
  • Work Experience Shadowing of Gap Courses 
  • Resorts: Verbier

CHF 5900

Classic Level 3 Training

  • Qualifications: Train towards Level 3
  • Accommodation: Included (Course without accommoddation CHF 1500)
  • Training: 100 Hours of training included
  • Optional Add On: 50 Hours Off Piste Training
  • Start: 4th December 
  • Work Experience: Shadowing of Ski Lessons and Gap Courses
  • Ideal Option for Non EU Passport Holders
  • Resorts: Verbier

CHF 5900

Free Internship Program

  • Qualifications: Train towards BASI ISIA Level 3
  • Accommodation: Not Included
  • Duration: 100 Hours of training
  • Start: 4th December 
  • Content: Piste, Bumps, Teaching
  • Jobs:  10 (NEED EU PASSPORT)

  • Resorts: Zermatt – Gstaad – Davos – VERBIER – Grindelwald



Important information

A Valid EU passport is required for the Work & Train Course / Free Internship. This passport will enable us to guarantee you a work permit and your right to work in Switzerland. Without this you will not be able to work as a ski instructor for a Ski School in Switzerland.

Anything else not included?
What is includED?
  • 100 hours of training
  • Optional Add on – 50 hrs Mountain safety training
  • Training from BASI Trainers, BASI 4’s and Swiss Federal Qualified Instructors
  • Develop performance in Piste, Bumps, Variables and Steeps
  • Maximum of 8 trainees per group
  • Pre Course Fitness Plan
  • Personal BASI mentor
  • Individual Video analysis sessions
  • Optional ski specific yoga sessions
  • Join the Altitude Ski School Formation Week
  • Job with Altitude Ski School
  • Swiss Work permit (EU passport holders)
  • Free Altitude Uniform
  • Futures Hoody
  • Pro-deals on equipment with Rossignol and SunGod Goggles
  • Weekly team socials

Weekly breakdown

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Typical Day

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