Annual Average Snowfall: 350 inches (29 feet!!)
Snowmaking Coverage: 50%Terrain parks all over
7 Terrain Parks including Burton Progression Park and one of the only Burton ‘Stash’ Parks in the World! Plus, 1 Superpipe & 1 Halfpipe!
On mountain village including 9,000 square foot ice skating rink, outdoor bars and restaurants
Terrain: 73 trails – 25% Beginner / 50% Intermediate / 25% Advanced + total no. Lifts: 19 including 7 express chairs and two gondolas
How to become a ski instructor in the USA
The USA, or America as some people like to refer to it as has for a long period of time been seen as the pinnacle of skiing destinations, and ski instructor courses in the USA has resultantly been a popular choice for a huge number of people. Every year the US sees a huge demand for instructors due to a large amount of international and domestic winter tourists. America offers true alpine skiing with terrain for everyone which naturally makes for a great place to do a ski season.
EA Ski and Snowboard Training have created an instructor course which sets your career up as a snow sports instructor all in one winter season! A ski instructor internship provides you with 4 weeks of intensive training to prepare you for your level 1 certification. Once you sit and pass your level one exam you can start working as a paid instructor at Northstar ski resort for the remainder of the winter season!
Why choose the USA?
Besides the delicious fat fluffy pancakes, unlimited Starbucks locations and super friendly people, the US has over 431 world-class mountains to enjoy! Our ski instructor courses are available at Northstar ski resort in Lake Tahoe. Northstar towers over the beautiful Lake Tahoe and has over 100 on piste trails to explore, and not to forget Shaun Whites stomping ground the Burton freeride park! If you are looking for a good mixture of lifestyle, epic powder days and good work hours, Northstar is the place for you! Learn more about how you can become a ski instructor at Northstar ski resort below.
WHERE CAN YOU GO IN THE US?
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‘The Star’ as it’s known by locals is our North Lake Tahoe training base. We are stoked to have a long-standing relationship with Northstar and have seen the Village and Resort undergo huge redevelopment. It is now part of the Vail Resorts family and one of the leading resorts in the USA.
REVIEWS FROM EA ALUMNI
Getting paid to snowboard is so amazing...I do not want to go back to my other job! Everyone who has a passion for the sport should at least try this out for a season! ...see more
I chose to do the ultimate plus programme because it would give me the best chance at getting an instructing job in the future... Being able to ski every day if you wanted was the dream. ...see more
I was looking for a fast-track. I knew I needed a lot of training so that's [EA] what I was looking for. ...see more
It's been a blast so far, I've met a lot of cool people. The trainings' really good! ...see more
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