Tell me about Revelstoke 

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Revelstoke offers masses of terrain, a large annual snowfall and big vertical. Revelstoke offers 3,121 acres of skiable terrain but only 69 trails, which gives you an idea of the magnitude of the off-piste offerings. It also offers the longest vertical in North America at 1,713 metres.

The resort caters to intermediate to advanced skiers comprises of 7% beginner, 45% intermediate and 48% advanced terrain. If you’re looking for powder and lots of it, then this really is the place to find it. Revelstoke is consistently under development. Soon, it will offer more than 20 lifts and over 100 skiable runs.

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Revelstoke Resort Facts

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Revestoke is growing bigger and better each season!

Currently, Reve has an eight-passenger high-speed gondola, two high-speed quad chairlifts & 2 magic carpets. However, with its ongoing development plan, Revelstoke, upon completion will offer more than 20 lifts. This resort is continuously getting bigger and better! 

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Epic and record breaking terrain statistics

Revelstoke offers the most vertical in North America at 1,713 metres (5,620 ft) of lift-accessed terrain, accessing more than 3,121 acres (1,227 hectares) of mountain goodness! This means 69 runs, 4 Alpine Bowls and 13 Gladed Areas to play in

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Plenty of that famous Revelstoke Powder!

Annual snowfall statistics at Reve boast an impressive 9-14 metres seasonally

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Longest run 15.2kms

Yes you did read that right!

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Awesome winter activities available

Sledding is a must do in Revelstoke, you will not see a big truck without a sled on the back of it cruising around town. There is so much fun terrain to explore, also lots of cat skiing and heli-skiing! 

Becoming instructor at Revelstoke 

EA Ski & Snowboard offer three ways to become an instructor at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. Choose from a Ski Instructor Internship, a Snowboard Instructor Internship or an Instructor Training Course. 

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SKI INTERNSHIP

INCLUDES:

  • Accommodation during training
  • Guaranteed job offer
  • Full season lift pass 
  • World-class level 1 training
  • Level 1 exam costs
  • Association membership
  • Mountain transfers
  • Support from local EA Program Manager
  • Training webinars
  • Discounted flights and insurance
  • Future job opportunities with our network of 30+ resort partners around the globe 

STARTING AT

$7,475 USD

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INTERNSHIP PLUS

INCLUDES:

  • Accommodation during training
  • Guaranteed job offer
  • Full season lift pass 
  • World-class level 1 training
  • Level 1 exam costs
  • Association membership
  • Mountain transfers
  • Support from local EA Program Manager
  • Training webinars
  • Discounted flights and insurance
  • Future job opportunities with our network of 30+ resort partners around the globe 

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  • First aid certificate
  • Advanced technical and theory
  • Level 2 instructor training
  • On-snow analysis
  • Avalanche safety course 
  • Park and/or freeride training

STARTING AT

$10,975 USD

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FULL SEASON TRAINING PROGRAM

TRAINING COURSE INCLUSIONS:

  • Accommodation included for course duration
  • Avalanche training and first aid certificate 
  • Full season lift pass
  • World-class level 1 training 
  • Level 1 exam costs
  • Level 2 training
  • Association membership
  • Mountain transfers
  • Support from local EA Program Managers
  • Training webinars 
  • Discounted flights and insurance

STARTING AT

$12,975 USD

Reserve Your Spot

Don't miss out. Places are limited

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Working at Revelstoke Mountain Resort 

Of the British Columbia ski resort towns, Revelstoke is the small, but lively, locals town packed with cool little bars and great music scene. You'll meet some gnarly skiers and boarders here! Less touristy than other spots, Revelstoke is a great place to use as a base and travel to other amazing resorts nearby such as Kicking Horse in Golden.

 

Message from Revelstoke Ski School Director 

“Thank you for considering EA’s Instructor Internship Program at Revelstoke Mountain.

I think that the decision to come join us here at RMR is an easy one. Opportunity is what it is all about. One opportunity is to be a part of a small, passionate and extremely dedicated team. We treat you as a pro while you are training to be a pro. Another opportunity is to ride at one of the world’s most exciting mountains. Revelstoke Mountain lays claim to North America’s longest vertical and huge snowfalls. The city of Revelstoke offers the opportunity to live in one of Canada’s most scenic cities. The city has great restaurants and nightlife, all kinds of sporting options, a movie theater and lots more...

The time that you spend training with us will be the time of your life. Your success on the level 1 course is our goal. We will make sure to give you all of the tools you need to be successful both in certification courses and as a Pro. It will be up to you to to use those tools and apply them when needed. We know that this is a first step on an incredible adventure and we want to make things exciting and fun for you. Being a Pro means that you will go above and beyond for your guests. The teaching is one side of it but the mentoring is another. You will have the ear of your pros, they will be there to give you advice and ongoing training tips. Being a part of our team means friendships that last a lifetime and the ability to count on others to support you.

Let’s face it. A career in this industry is a dream job. Training with the Snow School and being a part of the team at Revelstoke Mountain is an unbeatable experience.

All I need to know is how big do you dream and are you ready to grab this opportunity?”

Daniel Sculnick
Snow School Manager
Revelstoke Mountain 

 

What about accommodation? 

Accommodation for all EA programs is conveniently located in the heart of Revelstoke, British Columbia, just a short walk to the bus stop for the Revelstoke Mountain Shuttle and 5 minutes walk into town. The apartments are newly renovated, very modern and comfortable and provide a great base for the season.

Equipment included: 

  • Twin share rooms
  • Self-catering kitchen with dining room
  • Living area with flat screen Cable TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Cooking utensils provided
  • Monthly Cleaning
  • Bed linen, Pillows & Towel are provided 

After the level 1 exam, you will be able to stay on for the remainder of the season. Prior to arrival, you will need to confirm that you would like to stay in the accommodation as we are required to sign a 5.5-month lease. You are then required to pay a bond of CA$800 and an advanced rent payment.

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Certification Overview 

Our ski and snowboard internships and training courses at Revelstoke Mountain, Canada allows you to obtain a globally recognised snowboard or ski instructor certification with either the CSIA (Ski) or CASI (Snowboard).CSIA CASI

Both the CISA and CASI are internationally recognised snowsports associations and are the governing bodies for ski/snowboard instructor qualifications in Canada. CASI and CSIA qualifications are highly regarded in the industry and a qualification with the Canadian system will build your technical understanding and allow you to effectively instruct skiing or snowboarding.

 

Program Manager, Simon

EA program participants are lucky to have Simon as their on ground Rep AND trainer at Revelstoke. Not only will he show you some sweet places to ski and ride, he will also show you how to almost keep up with him ... did we mention that he also knows where all the deals can be found downtown too?

 

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Fast becoming the biggest and best ski resort in Canada, Revelstoke is a powder paradise. If you're looking for big snowfall, big vertical and big terrain, look no further than Revelstoke Mountain Resort.

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