Snowboard Instructor Courses (CASI)


CASI ACMS

CASI SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSES IN HAKUBA JAPAN

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


CASI stands for the Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors. Internationally recognized, a Level 1 instructor certificate from CASI is a great first step to beginning a snowsports career, the Level 2 is a significant next step, and the Level 3 requires serious investment in time both training and teaching. Facilitated by internationally recognized CASI Instructor Trainers, we have certified hundreds if not thousands of instructors here in Evergreen, Hakuba – you could be next!


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CASI LEVEL 1 SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSE

You should take this course if you love to snowboard, and have a desire to introduce new students to snowboarding. You should be confident and comfortable both communicating and demonstrating in front of a group.

Requirements

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

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

Teaching criteria

Riding criteria

Dates 2020/2021

Preparation course Level 1
December 2020: 30th Nov-1st Dec, 7th to 8th, 15th to 16th, 22nd to 23rd.
January 2021: 6th to 7th, 13th to 14th, 20th to 21st, 30th to 31st.
February 2021: 6th to 7th, 23th to 24th.
March 2021: 6th to 7th, 15th to 16th, 23rd to 24th

CASI Level 1 course
December 2020: 9th to 11th.
January 2021: 9th to 11th, 23rd to 25th.
February 2021: 2nd to 4th, 26th to 28th.
March 2021: 2nd to 4th, 26th to 28th.

CASI Level 1 PACKAGE
December 2020: 30th Nov-4th Dec, 7th to 11th, 15th to 20th, 22nd to 27th.
January 2021: 6th to 11th, 13th to 18th, 20th to 25th, 30th Jan to 4th Feb.
February 2021: 6th to 11th, 23th to 28th.
March 2021: 6th to 11th, 15th to 20th & 23th to 28th

Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

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Complete your booking with your accommodation at The Alps View Hotel, the most convenient accommodation for the course.


CASI LEVEL 1 SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSE with Chinese (Mandarin) translator

You should take this course if you love to snowboard, and have a desire to introduce new students to snowboarding. You should be confident and comfortable both communicating and demonstrating in front of a group. We have courses available with Mandarin or Cantonese translators!

Requirements

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

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

Teaching criteria

Riding criteria

Dates 2020/2021

Preparation course Level 1
December 2020: 3rd to 4th, 11th to 12th.
January 2021: 10th to 11th.
February 2021: 3rd to 4th.
March 2021: 3rd to 4th.

CASI Level 1 course
December 2020: 6th to 10th, 13th to 17th, 19th to 23rd.
January 2021: 13th to 17th.
February 2021: 6th to 10th.
March 2021: 6th to 10th.

CASI Level 1 PACKAGE
December 2020: 3rd to 10th, 11th to 17th.
January 2021: 10th to 17th.
February 2021: 3rd to 10th.
March 2021: 3rd to 10th.

Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

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Complete your booking with your accommodation at The Alps View Hotel, the most convenient accommodation for the course.


CASI LEVEL 1 SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSE with Chinese (Cantonese) translator

You should take this course if you love to snowboard, and have a desire to introduce new students to snowboarding. You should be confident and comfortable both communicating and demonstrating in front of a group. We have courses available with Mandarin or Cantonese translators!

Requirements

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

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

Teaching criteria

Riding criteria

Dates 2020/2021

CASI Level 1 course
February 2021: 23rd to 27th.

Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

Book now

Complete your booking with your accommodation at The Alps View Hotel, the most convenient accommodation for the course.


CASI LEVEL 2 SNOWBOARD 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.

Requirements

Please watch the Level 2 Criteria Videos embedded here to get an idea of what is expected.

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


Teaching criteria

Riding criteria

Dates 2020/2021

Preparation course Level 2
December 2020: 15th to 17th
January 2021: 16th to 18th.
February 2021: 4th to 6th.
March 2021: 3rd to 5th.

CASI Level 2 course
December 2020: 19th to 22nd
January 2021: 20th to 23rd.
February 2021: 8th to 11th.
March 2021: 7th to 10th.

CASI Level 2 PACKAGE
December 2020: 15th to 22nd
January 2021: 16th to 23th.
February 2021: 4th to 11th.
March 2021: 3rd to 10th.

Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

Book now

Complete your booking with your accommodation at The Alps View Hotel, the most convenient accommodation for the course.


CASI LEVEL 2 SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSE with Chinese Translator

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.

Requirements

Please watch the Level 2 Criteria Videos embedded here to get an idea of what is expected.

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


Teaching criteria

Riding criteria

Dates 2020/2021

8 days (including 1 day off) CASI Level 2 course with Chinese translator

February 2021: 22nd to 29th
March 2021: 11th to 18th

Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

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Complete your booking with your accommodation at The Alps View Hotel, the most convenient accommodation for the course.


CASI LEVEL 3 SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR COURSE

You should take this course if you are an advanced snowboarder who has passed the Level 2 certification, and are an interested in teaching advanced students and begin to train other instructors. The goal of the Level 3 course is to develop a skills-based and situational teaching approach for high-level snowboarding. Also, an understanding of CASI technique and methodology and an introduction to instructor training will be developed. It combines practical snowboard teaching methods, technical understanding and development, as well as development of analysis and session planning skills.

Requirements

Please watch the Level 3 criteria videos embedded here to get an idea of what is expected.

Passing the exam is not guaranteed. If you are not confident you meet the level we highly recommend you attend the Prep Course or book a private session.

The certification of CASI Level 1 Park is a requirement to join in CASI Level 3 course.


Riding criteria

Dates 2020/2021

CASI Level 3 prep course
February 2021: 6th to 10th

CASI Level 3 course
February 2021: 20th to 24th
March 2021: 29th February to 4th March

CASI Level 3 exams
February 2021: 26th to 27th
March 2021: 6th to 7th

CASI Level 3 exam single component (riding, pedagogy or teaching)
March 6th & 7th

Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

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Complete your booking with your accommodation at The Alps View Hotel, the most convenient accommodation for the course.


PARK INSTRUCTOR 1 COURSE

You should take this course if you are a Level 1 instructor with a love of freestyle snowboarding. You should have a desire to introduce new students to snowboarding in the park safely and successfully. You should also be confident and comfortable both communicating and demonstrating in front of a group.

Requirements

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

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

Dates 2020/2021

CASI Level 1 Park course
December 2020: 7th to 8th.
January 2021: 11th to 12th.
February 2021: 4th to 5th, 18th to 19th
March 2021: 7th to 8th

Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

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Complete your booking with your accommodation at The Alps View Hotel, the most convenient accommodation for the course.


PARK INSTRUCTOR 1 COURSE (with Chinese translator)

You should take this course if you are a Level 1 instructor with a love of freestyle snowboarding. You should have a desire to introduce new students to snowboarding in the park safely and successfully. You should also be confident and comfortable both communicating and demonstrating in front of a group.

Requirements

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

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

Dates 2020/2021

CASI Level 1 Park course
February 2021: 1st to 3rd

Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

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Complete your booking with your accommodation at The Alps View Hotel, the most convenient accommodation for the course.


Re-Test Exams

As we aim to create good professionals and develop the snowsports industry, we have create a big program for re-test exams for Level 1 & Level 2 CASI courses.

Preparation courses are only available for Level 2. The session will be divided in 3 hours of riding and 3 hours of teaching.
The session is a guidance of the requirements for the assessment. To improve technique or methodology we recommend to join in our private sessions for a personal feedback.

Re-Test exams dates 2020/2021


Re-test Level 1
Dates to be confirmed

Re-test Level 2
Dates to be confirmed


Prices 2020/2021

Prices to be confirmed

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Technical Private lessons

Private lessons with EAA trainers


Customize training to improve your skills. Get ready for your Level 1, 2 or 3.

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What Is Included

  • CASI evaluator training
  • Election of component for training (technical, pedagogy, riding)
  • Customize training
  • Video session available per request

What Is NOT Included

  • Lift ticket.
  • Meals.
  • Accommodation.
  • Equipment/gear

Dates

Daily (depending on instructor availability).

Early bookings are recommended in order to reserve the trainer/coach.

Price

Full day private (6 hours): ¥59,500 per person + ¥6,000 per each additional person

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