5 week ski & snowboard instructor training courses.

Have you ever thought that you could be a ski instructor? Why not come to Queenstown and get your journey underway.

SITCo Ski Instructor Courses are normally open to the world, and people come from all over the globe to ski in New Zealand.

We look forward to welcoming the world in 2022.

12 April 2022, vaccinated Australian citizens and permanent residents can enter New Zealand and self-test on arrival.

1 May 2022, vaccinated visitors from visa waiver countries, and visitors from other countries who already hold a valid visitor visa can enter New Zealand and self-test on arrival.

Find the latest developments on the NZ Govt website.

If you are interested in taking part in some awesome Ski Instructor Courses in Queenstown then please Let’s Chat.

SITCo will also be running Performance Ski Camps, if that better suits you please get in touch.

Or register your interest for 2022 and beyond.

Level 1

5 week Ski & Snowboard Instructor Course

This 5 week course is good for you if you don’t have a lot of skiing experience. You will only be sitting the Level 1 Ski Instructor qualification.

Even if you are a less experienced skier you might want to check out our 10 week Ski Instructor Course which is a good course for less experienced skiers and will give you more time to train for Level 1 and Level 2.

Please note that due to the ever-changing international travel situation, exact dates and prices may be subject to change.

3rd July - 6th August 2022

NZD 8,500

Register for a course with a simple

NZD 200

  • NZSIA Freestyle Level 1 coaches course
  • NZSIA kids certificate
  • NZSIA Second discipline
  • Avalanche awareness course
  • Heli Ski Trip
  • Food and beer money - accommodation is self catering
  • Flights to Queenstown
  • Personal Insurance

Level 2

5 week Ski & Snowboard Instructor Course

SITCo’s 5 week Level 2 only course is an ideal way for people who already have their Level 1 qualification, and who are now ready to move forward and train for and achieve their Level 2.

It is possible that you might have a Level 1 qualification from NZ, or from UK, Canada or the US. If you have a Level 1 qualification from overseas, don’t hesitate to get in touch and we’ll confirm that you are eligible to move on to the NZSIA Level 2.

Please note that due to the ever-changing international travel situation, exact dates and prices may be subject to change.

8th August - 12th September 2022

NZD 8,900

Register for a course with a simple

NZD 200

  • NZSIA Freestyle Level 1 coaches course
  • NZSIA kids certificate
  • NZSIA Second discipline
  • Avalanche awareness course
  • Heli Ski Trip
  • Food and beer money - accommodation is self catering
  • Flights to Queenstown
  • Personal Insurance

Level 1 & Level 2 Training Only

5 week Ski & Snowboard Instructor Course Training Only

Already got your own accommodation?

If you feel like you are quite an independent traveller, or you are already set up in Queenstown, then we can offer you all the training elements of the above 10 and 5 week courses, plus lift pass and transport, but with NO ACCOMMODATION.

You will still receive the full SITCo welcome and personal care, including full exam prep and evening sessions.

Please note that due to the ever-changing international travel situation, exact dates and prices may be subject to change.

Level 1 without Accommodation

3rd July - 6th August 2022

NZD 6,250

Level 2 without accommodation

8th August - 12th September 2022

NZD 6,650

Register for a course with a simple

NZD 200

  • Accommodation
  • Heli ski/board trip
  • NZSIA exams
  • NZSIA membership
  • NZSIA manual
  • Freestyle Level 1 course
  • Children's Certificate
  • Avalanche Awareness
  • Food and beer money - accommodation is self catering
  • Flights to Queenstown
  • Personal Insurance

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