SKI & SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSES IN HAKUBA


Get Your Level 1 & 2 Instructor Certificate in Japan

What better place to get your instructor certifications than with the people who run one of Japan’s largest ski schools! The Evergreen International Ski School has been operating in the Hakuba Valley for more than a decade, and has developed a reputation of excellence for our quality adults, children’s and private programs.

We know exactly what it takes to train instructors, we do it every day! Not only can we help you develop your riding to the standard, we can also give you the chance to get practical teaching experience in our ski school. You’ll have to trust us on this one, but when it comes to getting your first job in the industry, having solid teaching experience is what your future employer is looking out for.

  • CAA
  • APSI
  • CSIA
  • CASI

The 1 Week Instructor Course

1 WEEK SKI & SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSES IN HAKUBA


So it’s time to get your level 1 and get started on a career in Snowsports? You’ve come to the right place. This intensive instructor course will give you the specific training you need to meet the Level 1 standard and pass the exam.

Facilitated by internationally recognised ISIA Instructor Trainers, you’re riding with the best in the business.

As a qualitative alpine education provider, we provide examinations, but we also provide the training so you can get that certification. We genuinely want all our students to succeed and passing the Level 1 is not guaranteed, especially if you have never received any formal training for your teaching or riding skills! We STRONGLY encourage you to prepare yourself with the appropriate training before the exam. There are instances when you may not need to take the preperation training, if you are unsure of where you are at, then email us and we will give you professional advice as to your chances of passing.

mini ski season in hakuba

What Is Included

1 to 2 days pre exam preparation:

  • Demonstration and freeride training
  • Video analysis sessions
  • Clinics on basic skiing / snowboarding mechanics
  • Teaching theory, pedagogy and practice teaching scenarios
  • Pre-reading material and textbooks.

3 to 4 days of exam time:

  • All instructor courses are run in accordance with the competencies outlined by each instructor association, relevant to your discipline.

Start Dates

TBC
Arrival in Hakuba no later than one day before start date.

Price

¥TBC
Please be aware that price differences exist because the number of exams days varies from association to association, as well as the price charged by each to conduct the exam.

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The 2 Week Instructor Course

2 WEEK SKI & SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSES IN HAKUBA


If you think you already have what it takes to be an instructor, sign up for our fast track program to earn the Level 1. We will focus on the technical aspects required to pass the exam and give you lots of practice teaching time, so you get the job you want sooner.

mini ski season in hakuba

What Is Included

  • Level 1 Ski or Snowboard instructor course and exam
  • First Aid Course
  • Guided access to regulated off piste terrain
  • Career mentoring and work placement to help map out your future.
  • Work experience placement in our Ski School

Please be aware that price differences exist because the number of exam days varies from association to association, as well as the price charged by each to conduct the exam.

Start Dates

Dec 9th, 2017
Jan 8th, 2018
Mar 4th, 2018
Arrival in Hakuba no later than one day before start date.

Price

¥TBC

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The 4 Week Instructor Course

4 WEEK SKI & SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSES IN HAKUBA, JAPAN


For those who are ready to get qualified and start teaching ASAP, this is the course for you. You will get ample ride time to explore the Hakuba Valley while refining and solidifying your skills. A qualitative program that will teach you everything you need to know to pass the Level 1 and become a great instructor.

mini ski season in hakuba

What Is Included

  • Level 1 Ski or Snowboard instructor course and exam
  • First Aid Course
  • Guided access to regulated off piste terrain
  • Career mentoring and work placement to help map out your future.
  • Work experience placement in our Ski School

Please be aware that price differences exist because the number of exam days varies from association to association, as well as the price charged by each to conduct the exam.

Start Date

TBC
Arrival in Hakuba no later than one day before start date.

Price

¥TBC

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The 8 Week Mini Season

8 Weeks in 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 in 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

¥TBC

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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.

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

¥TBC

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Dates & Prices

  • Level 1 Dates

    Jan 10-11 2017: Prep
    Jan 12-14 2017: Course

    Feb 13-14 2017: Prep
    Feb 15-17 2017: Course

    March 8-9 2017: Prep
    March 10-12 2017: Course

    Level 1 Prices

    Prep Course (stand alone):
    ¥36,000

    Course & Exam:
    ¥67,000

    Prep Course, Course & Exam:
    ¥99,000

  • Level 2 Dates

    Feb 14-17 2017: Prep
    Feb 19-22 2017: Course

    Mar 11-14 2017: Prep
    Mar 16-19 2017: Course

    Level 2 Prices

    Prep Course (stand alone):
    ¥60,000

    Course & Exam:
    ¥79,000

    Prep Course, Course & Exam:
    ¥129,000

  • Level 3 Dates

    Feb 8-12th 2017: Prep
    Feb 14-18th 2017: Course
    Feb 21-22nd 2017: Exams

    Level 3 Prices

    Prep Course (Standalone):
    ¥TBC

    Course:
    ¥89,000

    Exam:
    ¥44,000

    Prep & Course Package:
    ¥149,000

    Prep, Course & Exam Package:
    ¥TBC

  • Level 1 Dates

    Dec 8-11 2016: Course

    Feb 24 2017: Prep
    Feb 25-28 2017: Course

    Level 1 Prices

    Course & Exam (4 days):
    ¥129,000

    Prep, Course & Exam (5 days):
    ¥139,000

    Prep, Course & Exam Package (5 days):
    ¥209,000
    incl. accommodation & lift tickets

 

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