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Instructor Training

The Winter Sports Company; In close conjunction with the Sun Peaks Sports School we are offering the following training programs. Each one is directed at the individual either wanting something from a full season Ski Instructor Internship to an entry level Ski and Snowboard Instructor training program. We are driven to make each year better than the last and are obsessed with ensuring that each client can achieve their goals through one of our courses. 

There are other courses by the Winter Sports Company both for ski & snowboard, to suit all ages, abilities and budgets, so please visit us at www.wintersportscompany.com and request a free instant callback or send an email so we can discuss which course is right for you.

Whilst we cater to skiers and snowboarders, here are some of our most popular ski courses on offer in Sun Peaks Resort:

entry level 1 csia ski instructor

Maybe you have been to Sun Peaks and been taught by one of our instructors? Or loved the place so much you’d like to return and get into the world of instructing. Well here is the perfect platform for you to get started into the exciting world of becoming a ski instructor.


11 week level 1 & 2 ski instructor course

This course gives you ample time to complete your level 1 & 2 ski instructor qualification with like minded people in Canada’s 2nd biggest resort. Utilizing the professional L4’s in resort we have collectively produced a proven 11 week training program giving you the confidence to successfully complete your level 2, and have a fantastic time in resort with plenty of free skiing, relaxation, and of course a few laughs along the way with your new friends as you embark on this rewarding adventure.


full season level 1 & 2 ski INSTRUCTOR internship

For those wanting a gap year experience, this is our most affordable way of getting you onto the ski instructor ladder and having an affordable full season in resort working and training with the Sun Peaks Sports School. Spend quality time training with your peers, gaining an international Level 1 Ski instructor qualification before working for the Sports School as a ski instructor for the season. With arranged accommodation and a full time job upon a successful interview, we will assist you with flights, works visas, and more if needed. Limited places are available.


level 3 csia & advanced ski progression

For those who are either a Level 2 certificate holder or wanting to advance their technical skiing ability, this 6 week course is ideal. Often booked well in advance this small cohort of keen skiers will be guided by the best in the business and have the option to take the CSIA Level 3 modules & exams or decide to opt out and simply enjoy the training offered by our Level 4 trainers.


level 3 ski instructor internship

Some say it’s the fastest way to reach your Level 3. Level 2 candidates are offered 20 days of Level 3 training by Sun Peaks Level 4 instructors, who are there to mentor throughout the season, giving advice and keeping you laser focused on your weaknesses. Build those areas up to give you the best shot at passing your Level 3 exams at the end of the season. Keep ahead of the pack and gain tips and tricks from the best in the business. Level 3 modules and exams are arranged and included as standard.