CAREER BREAKS IN HAKUBA


Multiple Options for your Career Break in Hakuba, Japan

So you’ve finally found a window to take a break from your career? Let’s make sure you make the most of this opportunity. When it’s time to go on a journey of personal and professional development, it’s important to know you’re investing your time with a credible organisation.

We have designed programs that will help take the guesswork out of fulfilling that dream to spend a season in the mountains.

We arrange everything while you focus on the challenge of learning new skills and developing into the rider you have always wanted to be, giving you access to new adventures in the mountains of the Hakuba Valley.


  • CSIA
  • APSI
  • CASI
  • APSI

The 5 Week Freeride Course

LEARN TO RIDE YOUR DREAM TERRAIN


Learn how to safely access and ride the big terrain you’ve always dreamed of. We will coach you on your big mountain technique and give you a tonne of expert guided touring time, so you can develop the tools to make informed decisions and risk assessments in the backcountry. Finally, we will step you through essential medical, search and rescue skills so you can be a dependable member of a touring group.

What Is Included

  • Avalanche Skills Training & Companion Rescue (AST + CR)
  • Avalanche Skills Training & MAT Rescue Course (AST + MAT)
  • Wilderness First Aid Course
  • Educational guided backcountry touring days.

Start Date

Jan 8th, 2018
Arrival in Hakuba no later than one day before start date.

Price

¥690,000

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The Mini Season (8 Weeks)

8 Weeks in Hakuba


Lots of ride time combined with epic coaching and valuable learning is what you will find in the Mini Season. Develop into the rider you have always wanted to be and explore the terrain you have never been able to access. If you are contemplating a career in snow sports, this course will give you the perfect opportunity to try it on for size.

mini ski season in hakuba

What Is Included

  • Level 1 Ski or Snowboard instructor course and exam
  • Avalanche Skills Training & Companion Rescue courses (AST + CR)
  • Guided access to regulated off piste terrain
  • Career mentoring and work placement to help map out your future
  • Educational guided backcountry touring days
  • Work experience placement in our Ski School

Start Date

Jan 8th, 2018
Arrival in Hakuba no later than one day before start date.

Price

Twin-share: ¥1,120,000
4-share: ¥820,000

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The Game Changer (12 Weeks)

12 Weeks in Hakuba


This is a comprehensive program designed to give you everything you need to get a head start on your career in snow sports. With expert coaching and video analysis to elevate your performance all over the mountain, this course will give you maximum progression and enjoyment over 12 weeks living in powder paradise.

What Is Included

  • Level 1 Ski or Snowboard instructor course and exam
  • Level 2 Ski or Snowboard instructor course and exam
  • Work experience placement in our Ski School
  • Avalanche Skills Training & Companion Rescue courses (AST + CR)
  • First Aid Course – Guided access to regulated off piste terrain
  • Career mentoring and work placement to help map out your future.
  • Educational guided backcountry touring days

Start Date

Dec 9th, 2017
Arrival in Hakuba no later than one day before start date.

Price

Twin-share: ¥1,290,000
4-share: ¥990,000

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What are you interested in?

 
  • Evergreen International Ski School
  • Evergreen Outdoor Center
  • Evergreen Backcountry Guides