Ski Definition

SnowSport Professionals 

Instructor CPD or Conversion IASI

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Continued Professional Development. (CPD -Refresher)

This is for your IASI licence or other Associations participating in the CPD scheme.

CPD refreshers for various governing bodies around the world. Let us know which governing body you need to update. Contact your governing body to inform them of  this update. A Form will be sent from the governing body for the Educator to sign & the student to list the content and process. 

These will be run by IASI (Ireland) SSS (Scotland) Educators, Trainers, Examiners, who will cover the requirements for all national governing bodies. This can be booked for Individuals or as private groups of up to 5 people.  

Level 1 & 2 Instructors: Every snow sports Instructor licence will have the refresher / CPD date stated on their licence.

Level 1 & 2 qualified instructors need to keep their instructors licence up to date every 3 years with a CPD / Refresher.  

Level 3 & 4 Instructors: Every Instructor licence will have the refresher / CPD date stated on their licence.

Level 3 & 4 qualified instructors need to keep their instructors licence up to date 1 day every year or 3 days every 3 years with a CPD / Refresher. 

Lead Trainer / Educator Ali Smith: Level 4 Instructor CTT  + ISIA Stamp Holder Europe, IASI Examiner Alpine, SnowSport Scotland - Tutor/ Examiner

Level 4 Coach IVSI, Brevet Federal - Swiss Diploma, Snowboard Instructor, Telemark Instructor, Race Coach.

Ski Definition has a team of Educators to deliver these courses. 

Click to book or Contact Ali Smith

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  •  Course Content: UK 

  •  Basic Progression - Demonstrations 

  •  CSD - Sliding to Basic Parallel 

  •  Teaching Methodology

  •  Understanding Current and New Teaching ideas 

  •  Personal Performance - Short & Long turns 

  •  Skier Analysis Model + Feedback

  •  Diamond Model - Learning Development 

  •  Basic Principles - Fundamentals of Skiing

  •  Update Snowsports

  •  All current ISIA / IVSI information 

 

Time: 3 hour session at The Snow Centre Hemel Hempstead + 1 hour home study.

Cost: £160.00 first person, with additional people

(up to 5persons) charged at £40.00 per person. 

Cost can then be divided by all 5 persons. 

Lift Pass: Booked by the Candidate.

To Book: Contact us Click- skidefinition@gmail.com

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  •  Course Content: Europe 

  •  Basic Progression - Demonstrations 

  •  CSD - Sliding to Basic Parallel 

  •  Teaching Methodology

  •  Understanding Current and New Teaching ideas 

  •  Personal Performance - Short & Long turns 

  •  Skier Analysis Model + Feedback

  •  Diamond Model - Learning Development 

  •  Basic Principles - Fundamentals of Skiing

  •  Update Snowsports

  •  All current ISIA / IVSI information 

 

Time: 4 hours session on the mountain, with a

1 hour Off snow session/ home study. 

Cost: £250.00 / €275.00 first person, with additional people (up to 5) charged at £40.00 / €45.00 per person. 

Cost can then be divided by all 5 persons.

Lift Pass: Booked by the Candidate.

To Book: Contact us Click- skidefinition@gmail.com

  •  Level 2 Conversion - 1 Day 

  •  Level 2 criteria needs to be Assessed & Passed  at current IASI level 2 standard (Teach/Tech)

  •  Linked turns in Piste Long & Short

  •  Linked turns in -Bumps + Variable snow

  •  Demonstrations in -Core Skier Development

  •  Understanding IASI -Philosophies / Teaching  methodology

  •  Full details, Workbook and Criteria will be sent  on booking.

  •  Skier Analysis & Developmental Process 

Cost: UK - 1 Day 

Cost: £160.00 first person, with additional people (up to 5) charged at £40.00 per person. 

Cost can then be divided by all 5 persons. 

Lift Pass: Booked by the Candidate 

Cost: Europe - 1 Day  

Cost: £250.00 / €275.00 first person, with additional people(up to 5)charged at £40.00/€45.00per person. 

Cost can then be divided by all 5 persons.

Lift Pass: Booked by the Candidate. 

To Book: Contact us Click- skidefinition@gmail.com

As members of ISIA and part of the EU Delegated act legislation Article 49b of Directive 2005/36/EC, we are happy to grant equivalence or conversion to the association through the processes listed below.
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Level 1 - Candidates will be granted full equivalence for our level 1 certification
Level 2 - Candidates will be granted full conversion to our level 2 certification subject to passing an assessment day with one of our education team. The assessment will be assessed to IASI's level 2 standard (Please contact the office to arrange this).
Level 3 - Candidates will be required to pass a 3-day conversion exam. We will accept all ISIA stamp modules held by the candidate. The assessment will be both technical and teaching based (English language required). The technical assessment will cover all strands in IASI's level 3 standards. The teaching will require the candidate to teach a session or two to their peers using one of the technical criteria.
Level 4 - Candidates will be required to pass a 3-day conversion exam. We will accept all ISIA card/CTT modules held by the candidate. The assessment will be both technical and teaching based (English language required). The technical assessment will cover all strands in IASI's level 4 standards. The teaching will require the candidate to teach a session or two to their peers using one of the technical criteria.

Further information is viable on the link here:  IASI website