GAP YEAR PROGRAMS IN HAKUBA JAPAN


Living The Dream On Your Gap Year!

Learn to shred powder, steeps, backcountry and even become certified as an instructor while you spend a season with our legendary Evergreen team! Regardless of your ability our Gap Year Programs will help you transform into the rider you have always wanted to be and challenge you with new adventures in the mountains. You will spend a life-changing season meeting new friends and ‘living the dream’ while experiencing Japanese culture in the Hakuba Valley.

  • CSIA
  • APSI
  • CASI
  • APSI

The 8 Week Mini Season

8 Weeks in Hakuba Japan


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
  • Accommodation and two meals per day
  • Lift ticket

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 12 Week Game Changer

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.

ski touring in hakuba

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
  • Accommodation and two meals per day
  • Lift ticket

Start Date

COURSE CLOSED FOR 2017

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