Ski Instructor Courses (CSIA)


CSIA SKI INSTRUCTOR COURSES IN HAKUBA JAPAN

LEVEL 1, 2 & 3 SKI INSTRUCTOR COURSES & CERTIFICATION IN HAKUBA

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. Since our first CASI course in 2012, we have certified thousands of Snowsports instructors - we'd love to help you kickstart a new career and change your life too!



CSIA LEVEL 1 SKI INSTRUCTOR COURSE

The Level 1 ski instructor certification is for any competent parallel skier, aged 15 years or older, and seeking to work as a ski instructor. The Level 1 candidate can expect to be exposed to a variety of terrain, snow conditions and terrain features. The level 1 course is an introduction to ski teaching, CSIA technique and methodology, and the role of ski teaching within the ski industry. It combines the basics of practical ski teaching methods, technical understanding and development of guest service skills, specifically addressing children's skiing..

Skiing criteria


Please watch the Level 1 Riding Standards Video to get an idea of what is expected.

Teaching criteria

Course Registration

Please note that registrations for the course are made 10 days before the course starts. You will receive complementary information, including access to the online e-course, approximately 7 days before the course begins.

Course Dates 2023/2024

CSIA Level 1 Package:
(2 prep days + CSIA Level 1 Course 3 days. Total 5 days):
  • March:
    • 6 to 10
    • 9 to 13
    • 13 to 17 (SOLD OUT)
    • 19 to 23 (SOLD OUT)

    Prices 2023/2024


    ¥169,500
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    Location

    Level 1  Programs will be held at Tsugaike Ski Resort


    CSIA LEVEL 2 SKI INSTRUCTOR COURSE

    You should take this course if you are a Level 1 Instructor with some teaching experience, love to teach, and have a desire to take your teaching skills to the next level. You should be confident and comfortable demonstrating intermediate to advanced riding in corresponding terrain.

    Skiing criteria


    Please watch the Level 2 Riding Standards Video embedded here to get an idea of what is expected.

    Teaching criteria

    Dates 2023/2024


    Course include: 2 days of training + 1 day off + 4 days of CSIA L2 course + 1 day off + 2 days of CSIA L2 exams

      Requirements

      Passing the exam is not guaranteed. If you are not confident you meet the level we highly recommend you attend the Prep Course.

      Please note that registrations for the course are made 10 days before the course starts. You will receive complementary information, including access to the online e-course, approximately 7 days before the course begins.

      Existing CASI or CSIA members must pay membership dues at least 14 days before the course start date. Failure to pay dues may result in booking forfeiture with a 100% cancellation fee. For dual members (CASI & CSIA); please note membership dues must be paid at least 14 days prior to the course start date. For dual members of both CASI and CSIA, please ensure membership dues are paid through the CSIA website https://www.snowpro.com/en/ at least 14 days prior to the course start date. If these remain unpaid Evergreen Alpine Academy reserves the right to forfeit bookings with 100% cancellation fee applied.


      Dates

      CSIA Level 2 course: 4th to 7th March
      CSIA Level 2 exam: 9th to 10th March

      Prices 2023/2024


      Package (prep + course + exams): ¥229,500
      Prep course (2 days): ¥59,500
      Course (4 days): ¥140,000
      Exams (2 days): ¥70,000
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      Location

      Level 2 Programs will be held at Happo One Ski Resort


      CSIA LEVEL 3 SKI INSTRUCTOR COURSE

      As a Level 2 Certified Ski Instructor, consider embarking on the Level 3 Certification Program, which is comprised of the following:

      Level 3 Skier Development (3 days)

      Level 3 Teacher Development (3 days)

      Level 3 Exam (2 days – Teaching and Skiing)

      Dates 2023/2024


      CSIA Level 3 Course: (Riding component 3 days)

      CSIA Level 3 Course: (Teaching component 3 days)

      CSIA Level 3 Exams: (2 days)


          Prices 2023/2024


          No more Level 3 courses available 2023/2024 season

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          Location

          Level 3 Programs will be held at Happo One Ski Resort


          CSIA RETEST EXAMS

          As we aim to create good professionals and develop the snowsports industry, we have create a large calendar for re-test exams for Level 1 CSIA courses.

          Dates 2023/2024


          Prices 2023/2024


          Level 1 Retest (2 days): ¥94,500
          Level 2 Retest (1 day/1 component): ¥65,500
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