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C.S.I.A. Level 1 Instructor Certification

The Level 1 ski instructor certification is for any competent parallel skier, aged 14 years or older, and seeking to work as a ski instructor. The Level 1 candidate can expect to be exposed to a variety of terrain, snow conditions and terrain features.

The 3 day level 1 course is an introduction to ski teaching, CSIA technique and methodology, and the role of ski teaching within the ski industry. It combines the basics of practical ski teaching methods, technical understanding and development of guest service skills, specifically addressing children’s skiing.


The first step in becoming a ski coach is to take the Entry Level Coaching Course (formerly Level I CSCF). Before starting down this path we encourage skiers to become familiar with the related documents here, including: