Altitude Futures run official BASI and CASI ski and snowboard instructor courses in Verbier, Whistler and Tignes.
Our Winter and Summer gap instructor training courses offer an intensive 9 or 10 weeks of training geared towards developing your personal snowboarding skills and also training you to become a fully qualified snowboard instructor.
When you book a course with Altitude you benefit from an experienced and established training program run by instructors for instruct
The Altitude Futures Gap Year Programme is famous for:
• 100% satisfied gap students
• Highest pass rates in the Alps
• Up to 40% off boots and boards
• High quality accommodation
• Over 200 hours of on snow coaching
• Video debriefs and lectures
• Work experience with local ski schools
• Gain your BASI/CASI level 1 and 2 licence
A claim no other gap provider can make.
Altitude Ski and Snowboard School employs top qualified coaches and trainers from Britain, Switzerland, France, Argentina, Canada and Sweden. This depth on knowledge and experience makes Altitude the premier provider of instructor training in the Alps.
'The Altitude Futures gap students are the most successful and strongest group I have ever been with in 16 years of being a BASI trainer.'
Andy Lockerbie - BASI Trainer & previous CEO of BASI
Altitude Ski and Snowboard School
Altitude is a young and dynamic ski and snowboard school, set up in 2001 by former British Freestyle Team member, Chris David along with Swiss skier Yves Guyot and sponsored freerider Andre Sommer. Altitude now employs over 75 instructors from different countries including: England, Switzerland, Holland, Sweden, France, Argentina and Germany.
Last season on successful completion of the course, many of our gap students extended their experience by working as instructors for Altitude Ski & Snowboard School.
Altitude Ski and Snowboard School offers: Ski Lessons - Snowboard Lessons - Performance Coaching - Ski Instructor Courses - Snowboard Instructor Courses - Off-Piste Guiding - Summer Camps
Verbier - one of the most prestigious ski resorts in the world, located on a sunny plateau above the picturesque valley of "Val de Bagnes", Verbier has a worldwide reputation for its huge skiing and snowboarding area, fantastic powder, and challenging off-piste terrain. In the evenings the lively nightlife and après ski is truly difficult to beat.
Tignes - set at an Altitude of 2100m, Tignes has an extremely reliable snow record making it a great choice for a winter or summer season. With over 97 lifts including 2 high speed underground trains, the half pipe and of course the Olympic downhill course, you will be entertained in Tignes for weeks on end. In the summer, Tignes plays host to over 20km of skiing, offering perfect conditions to train towards your technical and teaching exams. There is also a host of off snow activities available during the summer including tennis, football, basketball, golf, swimming and fitness.
Whistler - Famous for its incredible powder, steep terrain, bumps, tree skiing and huge range of on piste terrain, Whistler is one of the best resorts in the world and makes a fantastic location for our gap courses! Situated 78 miles North of Vancouver in the southern Pacific Ranges of the Coastal Mountains in the province of British Columbia, Canada, Whistler is one of the biggest resorts of the world! With plenty of terrain, many professionals live and train here to prepare for big competitions.
Altitude's professional gap courses offers you an outstanding opportunity to live and train in some of the best resorts in the world. For more information about any of our courses, to reserve a place or to make a booking please don't hesitate to get in contact with us in any of the following ways:
E-mail Laura: firstname.lastname@example.org
Call Laura (Sept-Oct): +44 (0)77 9952 7410 / +44 (0)77 9952 7410
Call Laura (Nov-Aug): +41 (0)79 530 5224 / +41 (0)79 530 5224
Fax: +41 (0)27 771 6111
Our friendly office staff will be very happy to talk with you in more detail about the opportunities that are available to you.
Altitude appreciate that you are making a huge commitment when you book onto any one of our Gap Courses. For this reason prior to any booking forms being sent out we encourage you to have an informal chat with one of the coaches to check on your suitability for the course and explain the programme and answer any questions you may have.
We are also happy to arrange for you to speak with any one of our previous Gap Year Students.
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