The discipline of Snowboard currently has three levels in the instruction strand and a coaching strand that includes freestyle and coaching theory. The coaching strand is still very much in its infancy and will be developed in the years to come.

Level 1 Snowboard Instructor

The Level 1 Snowboard Instructor is the first award available in the snowboard qualification pathway.

Holders of this award can work in the closed environment of an artificial slope or indoor snow dome. Once you have decided on a course you will need to join as an Associate Member.

Level 2 Snowboard Instructor

Gaining the Level 2 Snowboard Instructor award opens up many more teaching opportunities with snowsports schools in mountain resorts.

Holders of this award can work in the open mountain environment for a recognised snowsport school, on piste.

Level 3 Snowboard Teacher

The Level 3 Snowboard Teacher comprises of many different modules and requires dedication and a serious committment to the job of teaching snowsports.

The award meets the minimum standards required by the International Ski Instructors Association; ISIA and holders of this prestigious award get the ISIA stamp on their licence.