Do you want to spend a season learning the skills to become a ski instructor, on some amazing New Zealand terrain? You can become qualified and continue the season in paid employment at Porters, giving you the qualifications and experience to continue your instructor career anywhere in the world.
About our Instructor Internship
This is an intense block of training to help you quickly develop the skills to become an instructor, giving you the opportunity to work with some top instructors from all over the world. With a maximum of six trainee instructors per group, the training is focused, allowing you to develop your teaching and personal ski development quickly.
The Instructor Internship includes:
- Skier analysis
- Develop lesson progression techniques
- Shadow world-class instructors
- Lead your own lessons
- Option to sit NZSIA Level 1 and 2 exams (additional cost applies)
- Continue in paid employment as part of the Ski School team at Porters
Full and Part Time Courses
You have the option to join us for a full 14-weeks of training, or if you're keen to fit this in with other commitments, we have a part-time option available.
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|Full Season Course||Part Time Course|
|14-weeks on snow training||Training during July school holidays and on weekends|
|Minimum of 80 hours training||Minimum of 40 hours training|
|Paid work as part of the Snow Sports team on qualifying||Paid work as part of the Snow Sports team on qualifying|
|Porters Classic Season Pass included||Porters Classic Season Pass included|
|Daily transport to and from Porters|
|Discount on ski equipment|
Food and accommodation packages are available
Further training available for those wishing to sit NZSIT Level 2
Exam entry costs are not included
Prices are based on a minimum of six students
Interested? Get in touch
Spaces are limited, so contact Jase at the earliest opportunity to guarantee your space. Email Jase at email@example.com for more info or to book.
NSIA level one instructor exams will be held at Porters on the following dates: