Tell me about St. Moritz
St. Moritz is a resort town in the Engadine Valley in Switzerland. The highest
summit in the Eastern Alps, the Piz Bernina, lies a few kilometres south of the
town. St. Moritz ski resort played host to the Winter Olympics in 1928 and 1948 and has been known as a world-class destination for skiers and snowboarders from all over the world.
The prestigious resort is very popular throughout the winter season and has a romantic ski village and ritzy boutiques. Beyond being the Swiss ski holiday destination for the rich and famous, the terrain caters to all abilities and is perfect for those who love sunny snow days!
EA Ski instructor internship guarantees you a job offer at Ski Cool in St Moritz. They are a well renowned international snowsports school and have a reputation as a professional, fun, and high-quality training provider. Ski Cool operate out of the four main resort areas: Corviglia, Corvatsch, Lagalb-Diavolezza and Zuoz.
St. Moritz Ski Resort Facts
The two winter Olympics hosted in St. Moritz in 1928 & 1948 made it famous, bringing in high profile clients and Olympic followers which boosted tourism for the resort town.
St. Mortiz has over 350km of ski runs and the longest you can attempt is 10 km long! That's sure to make the legs burn.
This beautiful resort town is situated on the frozen shores of Lake Mortizersee and has some of best apres ski and nightlife in the Swiss Alps!
You will not be bored of lapping up the same ski runs here at St. Moritz. Push your skiing ability level on their terrain while enjoying a long winter season with plenty of snow-fall!
Night skiing every Friday night. Ski down Switzerland's longest floodlit slope and party with friends into the evening!
How to become a ski instructor at St. Moritz
EA Ski and Snowboard Training have set up the perfect ski instructor course to ensure you will have the best winter season, ever! Join EA this winter on a ski internship program and gain your level 1 and level 2 BASI ski instructing certification, all while enjoy riding some of the steepest slopes in the Northern hemisphere - check out some of the inclusions and benefits!
- Accommodation included all season long!
- Guaranteed job offer*
- Full season lift pass
- Level 1 training instructor training
- Level 1 exam costs
- Association membership
- Mountain transfers
- Future job opportunities with our network of 30+ resort partners around the globe
- Program managers at each location
- Training webinars
- Special deals on flights and insurance
Living and working at St. Moritz
On our ski instructor course in St. Moritz the training takes place with fully qualified English speaking Instructors from Ski Cool Ski School. Places on our St. Moritz instructor internship program are limited to only 6 trainees. You will be integrated into the Ski Cool Ski School and get the opportunity to train, experience ski school life and shadow lessons during the season. Due to the cliental of the Ski Cool School, those interested in these positions need to be outgoing and have first call communication skills. There is no guaranteed for the number of hours you will receive, to help cover your living cost we will cover your accommodation until the end of March so you can feel stress-free and focus on your riding ability and have an epic time at a world-class ski resort. St. Moritz is a happening place during the winter season and there are many activities and events during the season including the Snow Polo World Cup! Living in St Moritz is not cheap, but once you are settled in and know where the local hangouts are you will be able to find the best deals.
Meet the Ski School Manager Vittorio
What about accommodation?
Accommodation in St. Moritz is very limited supply. In Samedan we have secured an apartment which is in a block of apartments where many of Ski Cool Instructors stay during the season. There is a ski bus that operates between the accommodation and the town of St. Moritz.
Our ski instructor course at St. Moritz, Switzerland allows you to obtain a globally recognised qualification with the BASI (British Association of Snowsports Instructors). BASI formally constituted in 1963, is a UK based membership and its qualification pathway is recognised internationally and BASI is a member of the International Ski Instructors Association (ISIA).
Disclaimer: The above information should be used as a guide and is subject to change.
Reviews from EA Alumni
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It's been a great season, I really love being in Verbier, there is so much to do. The courses is great, the training was really good. The nightlife the apres, it's a great place to be. ...see more
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