Verbier gap students with Gordon

Who Takes Ski Instructor Courses?

One of the most common questions we are asked before people book…

Am I Ready For A Ski Instructor Course?

How many weeks skiing should I have done? Does skiing indoors…
meribel ski instructor course trainees

What Is A Ski Instructor Course?

Most people have heard of ski instructor courses, or even "gap" courses. But how many people really know what it entails, why people do it or how to go about doing one? 
The old fashioned chairlifts on the tignes glacier
A mountainscape
Two skiers watch a competition in Stubai
A skier watching the sunset
A skier making a carved turn on piste
Two skiers at the top of Val Thoren
BASI Trainers Skiing in Formation at Interski 2016

Who Are BASI Anyway?

If you are looking into or doing a ski instructor training then you will constantly hear people refer to BASI. But who or what are BASI and why do you need to know?