BASI Level 1 & 2

Gear Patrol ski kit for the season
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What to pack for your Ski Instructor Course

You're probably wondering how you're going to fit 3 months of kit into one 23kg suitcase. Here are our insider tips and season secrets to make the most of your packing this season!

The BASI Level 2 Exam

The BASI Level 2 is a gateway qualification which allows you to work in a mountain environment. It s recognised all over the globe and is a the next step in building a career as a ski instructor. Here's a breakdown of what to expect.
BASI Level 1 Exam

The BASI Level 1 Exam

The BASI Level 1 is the entry level BASI qualification for people that are looking to become a ski instructor. Here's a breakdown of what to expect.

5 Things I Wish I Had Known

When you are focussed on becoming a ski instructor; you are usually thinking about passing your exams above anything else! However, there are many aspects to being successful in the snowsports industry. When you are a new instructor, you are…
The old fashioned chairlifts on the tignes glacier
A mountainscape
Two skiers watch a competition in Stubai
A skier watching the sunset

Courchevel vs Verbier

So you're thinking about a Ski Instructor Course, but aren't sure where to go? Is it going to be Courchevel or Verbier? As life decisions go this is a pretty cool one to be making. The two options on the table are probably two of the most famous…