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St Anton work and train ISIA team girls
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What Makes St Anton So Special For Trainee Ski Instructors?

Last winter season marked the first ever Work & Train Level 3 ISIA programme in St Anton. It was a phenomenal start - our 16 trainees clocked up a cracking 3,360 hours of work - an average of 210 hours per trainee. We spoke to some of the trainees to see what they thought.
David Murray off-piste above the Val d'Hérménce

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.
Ski touring over the Lech with Stefan Mentberger in Arlberg

The Snow Report 13th February 2018

Half term is upon us - and it's as busy as ever. Last year we saw the slopes decimated through a combination of poor snow coverage and the increased numbers of skiers during the busy period. So will we see a repeat this season? Thankfully the…
Lucy at a Meribel Season Event Seasonnaire

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.
instructing kids ski school
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What lessons do you teach as a ski instructor?

There was certainly a time when going to "ski school" meant being sorted into large groups. However, times have changed and now the life of a ski instructor can be varied and exciting. Check out some of the lessons types that keep our team busy each season.
Skiing the Atlas mountains in June

Surprising places you can ski in June

The winter is over, and unless you're headed down south to Oz, New Zealand or South America, the next hit of snow is a good 7 months away. Yet it is actually possible to hit the pistes in the inter-season! Check out these amazing venues for your post-season blues pick me up.
3 valleys France
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Full Area Lift Pass

We all like to ski beautifully maintained pistes with hero snow and a good choice of runs and terrain. This is a nice bonus of a ski holiday but can really transform a training programme.
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!
Heliskiing in Val Disere with ValHeliski

10 Alpine Activities for Adrenaline Junkies!

For some people, skiing is just the tip of the thrill-seeking iceberg. Here are 10 of our favourite activities to get your heart racing this winter, whether you're skiing for a week or a winter.