Apprentice Instructor Program

Apprentice Instructor Program is our Covid-19 replacement for our Bear Cub Volunteer program. Participants need to be 15 years of age by March 1, 2022.

The Apprentice Instructor Program is an exclusive program that must be applied for.  Mt Seymour is looking for those who are committed to becoming instructors at Mt Seymour.

Ski & Snowboard

Dates

Price

Option A Tuesday/Saturday

Initial training: December 21, 2021 
6:00pm- 8:00pm
3 days min Volunteering over holidays (days optional)
Tuesday’s: Jan 4, 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15 & 22, 2022 - 6:15pm-7:45pm 
Saturday’s: Jan 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb 12, 19, 26 &  Mar 5, 2022 - 9am-4pm
CSIA Exam: March 11-13 9am-3:30pm

$199

Option B Thursday/Sunday

Initial training: December 23, 2021
6:00pm- 8:00pm
3 days min Volunteering over holidays (days optional)
Thursday’s: Jan 6, 13, 20, 27, Feb 3, 10, 17 & 24, 2022 - 6:15pm-7:45pm
Sunday’s: Jan 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb 13, 20, 27 & Mar 6, 2022 - 9am-4pm
CSIA Exam: March 11-13 9am-3:30pm

$199

This Program is an 8 week commitment with 1.5 hours of on snow training per week. It will focus on improving both your skiing and riding technique to meet CSIA and CASI level 1 standards, along with your teaching and assessment skills to make you a better instructor. Program participants will have the opportunity to achieve their volunteer hours working with our Bear Cub programs on the weekends. This will allow program participants to learn from our snow pros in a real lesson environment.

Program prerequisites

  • Parallel skier and strong linked snowboard turns
  • Enjoys being around children between the ages of 4-7
  • Interview with Snow School Director in November
  • Punctuality and good communications skills

Mt Seymour’s goal for this program is to have a 100% passing rate for CSIA and CASI certifications for program participants.

For further informnation and to apply contact Brennan Hagey, Snow School Manager, at snowschoolmanager@mtseymour.ca.