6 Week Level 1 & 2 Ski Instructor Course Whistler

This concentrated ski instructor course is 6 weeks of expert ski coaching. If you are looking to qualify as a CSIA Level 1 & 2 ski instructor in a relatively short timeframe next season, this could be for you.

Our coaching focuses on taking your ski technique across all conditions and terrain as well as making sure you are fully prepared for the L1 and L2 exams. The first week is all about exploration, enjoying the mountain and  beginning to analyse your technique. The next week develops this and prepares for the Level 1 instructor exam which is scheduled for week 3 whilst also honing your all mountain technique and exploring the best trails at Whislter Blackcomb

The Avalanche Skills Training Course Level 1 the Canadian Avalanche over one of the weekends and following the CSIA  Level 1, we combine skiing the best runs in Whistler with preparing you for the CSIA Level 2 which we schedule for the final weeks of the course.


  • Small Coaching Groups of 6 per Coach
  • Well-Located Accommodation
  • ALLTRACKS Training Formula
  • PSIC/CSIA L1 Included
  • PSIC/CSIA L2 Scheduled Into Course
  • AST1 Avalanche Skills Included
  • Approx 65% On-Piste / 35% Off-Piste
  • Minimum Ability Required: AT Level 2

Course Dates

8 February - 21 March 2025

What's included

All our courses are based in Whistler, consistently voted Canada's #1 resort. You will stay in comfortable, well located accommodation with other trainees, with meals provided if you wish. There is also village socials organised by our course director, lift line priority, equipment maintenance clinics and lots more.


Thorough & Considered Coaching
ALLTRACKS training formula devised by Guy Hetherington, Alltracks Head Coach

Expert Pros
Professional Coaches typically PSIC/ CSIA Examiners. The overwhelming majority are PSIC/CSIA L4 supported by a few excellent L3s.

Coaching Groups 6 MAX
Maximum of 6 guests per ski coach for personal attention and more fluid training sessions

Specific Ski Modules
Specific coaching for instructor training, moguls, all mountain freeride and powder.

PSIC/CSIA Level 1 Exam Fee
Examination fee for the Level 1 Exam.

Canadian Avalanche Association Avalanche Skills Training Level 1. Learn about backcountry skiing and avalanche safety. AST1 field days in groups of 8 MAX.

Video Analysis
Benefit from this great feedback tool.

Lift Line Priority
If there is a lift queue, skip it during coaching sessions.

Equipment Maintenance
Learn more about how to look after your ski equipment from Guy Hetherington.

Level 2 Training
The level 2 is scheduled into the programme and all the coaching to prepare for this is provided. However, the actual PSIC/CSIA fee is not included.


Comfortable Accommodation
Well located, comfortable chalets and condos. All with welcoming living rooms, well equipped kitchens, free wifi internet, TV. Some with hot tubs and swimming pools.

Choose between group dinners four nights per week or self cater and save.


Season Pass
Full Season Pass valid for the entire winter so feel free to arrive early or extend your stay after your course ends.

Group Airport Transfers
Group transfer to and from Vancouver Airport on the official course arrival and departure dates.

Resort Director
Available 24/7

Welcome Party
Get to know everyone on your course and the coaches on Day 1.

Social Events
Various socials throughout the course.

Extend Your Stay
For an additional cost and subject to availability, you can arrive early, stay on afterwards or combine further courses.

Job Recruitment Service
If you wish to work as an instructor either immediately afterwards or some time in the future, we can provide 1:1 assistance. Let us know your goals and we will support you.


Flights are not included, but ALLTRACKS can organise your flights if you wish or provide advice on suitable flights.

Travel Insurance
Insurance is not included, but adequate cover for all aspects of your course and holiday is an ALLTRACKS requirement.

PSIC/CSIA Level 2 Exam Fee
Although the training for the L2 is included and the exam is scheduled into he course, the exam fees must be paid to the PSIC/CSIA in resort. Cost is approx £550


Our prices are guaranteed, which means the price you see on our website is what you’ll pay if you book today. Unlike our competitors, there is no small print or hidden exchange rates that allow us to increase the price once you’ve booked.

There are zero hidden extras. Prices include everything shown in the What’s Included table above, leaving you to experience the best the resort has to offer.

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We publish a highly detailed course schedule and calendar on our Guest Member Intranet Site. In the meantime, this weekly course breakdown should give you a rough idea of what to expect.

Course Schedule

Weeks 1 & 2
Settle In and Welcome Party
Split into training groups
Familiarisation of the Ski Area
All Mountain Advancement Training
Methodology Clinics to prepare for CSIA L1
Canadian Avalanche Association ASTL1 Skills Training

Week 3
CSIA Level 1 Exam

Week 4 & 5
All Mountain Advancement Training
Methodology Clinics for L2
CSIA/PSIC L2 Training Modules

Week 6



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