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Gap Year in the Utah Mountains

What Employers Really Think of Your Gap Year

It's that time of year - exams are over and the wait begins. The big question on everyone's lips is: what next? Do I go to Uni, find a job or take a gap year? Are gap years worth it? Many people get caught in the trap of thinking "if I don't…
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Brexit: What We Think It Means For Ski Instructors

Many people are questioning what Brexit will mean for BASI qualified ski instructors and the European Ski Industry as a whole. Now that the wheels are in motion, here's what we think might happen next.
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Our Highlights From This Winter

What a winter it has been! Check out our highlights from this winter and see what you could be getting involved in next year.
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Meet Your Mentors - 3 Valleys

The 3 Valleys is where it all began for New Generation, so it's no surprise it remains one of our main Instructor Training areas. With trainees from Levels 1 to 3 ISIA, we need a big team of experienced mentors to keep things running smoothly.
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Ski Season FAQs - What You Need to Know!

A ski season is a beautiful thing:, and you want to make it count. So here's a list of the most frequently asked questions we hear before people head out on their first season.
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What to pack for your Gap Course

To help you we have gathered together some advice on what to bring and what not to bring in this guide to what to pack for your gap course.
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Academic Recognition of your BASI Qualification

Gaining your BASI qualifications requires a lot more than just skiing. While we have always known this it has not always been that easy to explain this to other people. Recent developments have led to academic recognition of BASI Qualifications,…
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What To Do Before Booking A Gap Year Ski Instructor Course

Once you've decided you'd like to become a ski instructor, the next big step is choosing a course! There are loads of providers and schools all over the world who can help you get qualified. So how on earth do you choose the course and provider that's right for you? We've put together a handy guide to help you choose and prepare for your next big adventure.
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Our highlights of the winter… and what a winter it has been!

The season of 2016/17 has been another awesome one for our trainees in France and Switzerland. With loads of fun and amazing success stories from BASI Level 1 though to Level 4. So we wanted to take a quick look back at some of our highlights of the winter… and what a winter it has been!
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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.