| SITCo. offer a number of different ski and snowboard instructor training courses designed to suit different needs - 11 weeks, 8 weeks, 6 weeks and 5 weeks.
11 week course; designed to give you the freedom to go to NZ and make some lasting changes to your skiing/riding and attain the NZSIA qualifications, while having a New Zealand Experience.
8 week course; is a shortened version, designed for those with time constraints. It will not cover, in as much detail, the extra activities of freestyle, freeride & racing.
6 week course; a much more intense 6 weeks where you will get thown in at the deep end.
5 week course; shorter period with your training only designed to take you to the first level of NZSIA qualifications, the Level 1.
11 weeks - Ski & Snowboard - 27th June 2009 - 12th September 2009
8 weeks - Ski & Snowboard - 18th July 2009 - 12th September 2009
6 weeks - Ski & Snowboard - 1st August 2009 - 12th September 2009
5 weeks - Ski & Snowboard - 27th June 2009 - 1st August 2009
Check out the website for exact dates and prices, and courses details.
Accommodation in Queenstown
Lift Pass (for 7 days a week)
Transport to and from the Mountain (from Queenstown)
3 days a week on snow training from a New Zealand examiner
Evening sessions with the use of video analysis
Full Exam preparation
Avalanche Awareness course or 1st Aid course
NZSIA Level 1 certification
NZSIA Level 2 certification
A two day extended freestyle option, or a learn to ski option, or an off-piste riding option (after the Level 2 exam)
SITCo. also run a NZSIA Level 3 / ISIA training program for anyone who is already qualified and want to train for their next NZSIA, BASI, CSIA, PSIA.... level of certification - More information >>
If you want to see some video of what it is like here in NZ go to -
We also run a northern hemisphere course in Snowbird, Utah - check out