Peak Leaders

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Contact Phone Number: +44 (0) 1337 860 079
Resort(s): Banff , Bariloche , Morzine , Queenstown , Saas-Fee , Verbier
Organisation(s): ANWARTER , BASI , CASI , CSIA , NZSIA
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If you’re looking to improve your riding or become a snowboard instructor then why not take your trip with a forward-thinking and progressive company like Peak Leaders? Peak Leaders have been running snowboard instructor courses and improvement camps for over 10 years and have created some really exciting courses at some of the World’s best resorts.
Whether you want to ride Canadian powder, carve a perfectly groomed Swiss piste, spin your way through the Portes Du Soleil’s abundant snowboard parks, or qualify before the start of the season; start your journey with Peak Leaders!

All of our snowboard trainees benefit from world-class instructor training, amazing accommodation, hearty meals, and loads of inclusive and optional extras. Cat-boarding in Canada and Heli-boarding in New Zealand are just a couple of the optional extras we like to organise. From September 2012 all snowboard trainees benefit from discounted Burton, Anon and Red gear through our new partnership with Burton Snowboards.

Peak Leaders instructor courses are certified through some of the World’s leading instructor associations (BASI, SBINZ and CASI). All of the associations that we run courses with are internationally recognised and are looked upon favourably by ski and snowboard schools in the vast majority of countries. Unlike many instructor training providers, our work doesn’t end once you’ve qualified as a snowboard instructor; Peak Leaders resort and office team will help you to find instructor work through our network of industry contacts and partner schools.

You can rest assured that no matter which course you book through us; a Peak Leaders snowboard course will dramatically improve your riding and open doors to a world of exciting opportunities in the snowsports industry.

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Destination: Morzine, France
Qualification: BASI Level 1 & 2
Dates: 5/1/2013 to 16/3/2013.
Duration: 10 weeks

Morzine is part of the Portes Du Soleil, one of the largest ski areas in the world, offering; World-class terrain, off-piste and more snowparks than any other resort in Europe.

Our 10 week BASI snowboard instructor program is an awesome way to receive the best snowboard coaching available and to gain internationally recognised qualifications. Peak Leaders work alongside Mint Snowboard School, the leading snowboard school in Morzine, to deliver first-class coaching and has partnered with Burton Snowboards to provide our trainees with highly discounted equipment and some other additional bonuses. Check-out our website for more details.

Destination- Queenstown, New Zealand
Qualification- NZSIA Level 1 & 2
Dates- 09/07/13 – 10/09/13 TBC
Duration- 9.5 weeks

Queenstown is where the majority of the English-speaking ski and snowboard world head during the northern hemisphere winter. It’s where the World’s top pro snowboarders go to ride park or Heli-board the Southern Alps. The town itself is a Mecca for extreme sports junkies and party animals; with more bars and nightclubs than any other ski resort you’re likely to have visited.

The mountains that Peak Leaders run our courses on are Coronet Peak and The Remarkables. Coronet Peak is an awesome mountain with literally thousands of natural hits everywhere and views “to die for”. Across the valley from Coronet Peak is The Remarkables. This a bigger mountain range with some easily accessible off-piste and one of the best parks in NZ. If you like park riding then you won't be disappointed. The Remarkables has everything from Pro features to small jibs and everything in between. For the braver and more experienced park riders, The Remarkables has one of only eight Burton Stash parks in the World. On this Peak Leaders course you'll train on both mountains, which means you'll never get bored!

As a Peak Leaders trainee you will enjoy hotel accommodation, hearty meals, and loads of organised trips, including Heli-boarding. You will also benefit from discounted Burton, RED and Anon gear before you head out.

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Destination- Bariloche, Argentina
Qualification- BASI Level 1 & 2
Dates- 27/7/2013 to 29/9/2013
Duration- 8 or 9 week options

Our Bariloche course is a unique opportunity in August and September to become a BASI snowboard instructor down in the epic Andes Mountains of South America. Argentina is an exciting and eclectic country with beautiful scenery, beautiful food, beautiful people and a nightlife that even the Balearic Islands would find hard to match.

Ride in one of the most unique mountain regions of the World; with secret tree runs, powder bowls and some of the most varied terrain in the Southern Hemisphere. Not only does this course offer unbelievable coaching from one of Argentina’s most highly-regarded pro snowboarders and top BASI trainers, but it also offers a cultural experience that we believe is unparalleled by any other instructor course out there. Peak Leaders in Bariloche is a once in a life time experience!
Destination- Bariloche, Argentina
Freestyle Camp
Dates- 27/7/2013 to 24/8/2013
Duration- 4 weeks

Spend 4 weeks exploring the best that Bariloche has to offer. Rip through knee-deep powder in Cerro Catedral’s backcountry; find that secret spot and build a powder booter!

On our Freestyle camp you'll receive one-on-one sessions with top coaches and video-feedback at least once a week. This course focuses on freestyle clinics, park-specific coaching, backcountry kickers, jibbing, video analysis/feedback and snowboard-specific fitness. You can rest assured that your riding will reach new levels on this course.

Destination- Bariloche, Argentina
Qualification- Level 3 ISIA Course
Dates- 28/7/2013 to 22/9/2013
Duration- 8 weeks

If you already have your BASI Level 2 Instructor License, take your qualifications to the next level with our 8 week intensive training program and exams in the most famous resort in South America, Cerro Catedral. Cerro Catedral is ideal for training - challenging terrain, epic, easily accessible backcountry and the whole experience offers fantastic value for money.

Our ISIA programme is made up of 5 weeks training (5 days per week) and 3 weeks of exams, BASI ISIA Technical and Teach Exam modules. You can also add on the BASI Level 1 Ski as your 2nd discipline for an additional cost.

The training is intensive so there will be off snow sessions, video analysis and feedback weekly. We've designed this course to put you in the best possible position to pass your ISIA tech and teach modules.

Destination- Saas Fee, Switzerland
Qualification- BASI Level 1 & 2
Dates- 21/09/13 – 23/11/13
Duration- 9 weeks

Fancy qualifying as a BASI snowboard instructor before the beginning of the northern hemisphere winter? Our Saas Fee BASI level 1 and 2 Autumn instructor course is perfect. At this time of year, trainees can take advantage of quiet slopes, a first-class park and pipe teeming with international super pros.

If you thought that Autumn riding meant a lack of snow and terrain you’ll be amazed at what snow conditions and terrain Saas Fee has to offer at this time of year. Saas Fee is a very cool resort with loads happening even in Autumn which is why Peak Leaders consider this to be the best pre-season ski resort anywhere in the Alps.

Destination- Verbier, Switzerland
Qualification- BASI Level 1 & 2
Dates- 01/12/12 – 9/02/13 and 11/02/13 – 22/04/13
Duration- 10 weeks
We consider our Verbier instructor course to be the best value course in Verbier. Peak Leaders offer Chalet accommodation in the centre of town and training from one of the most highly regarded schools in Switzerland; ES Ride.

Our coaching program has been carefully developed to give you optimum learning time on the hill with days in the park. Verbier is a lively resort and playground for the rich and famous so, if mingling with Royalty by night and riding one of Switzerland’s best loved mountains by day sounds good to you, then this is the course for you.

Destination- Banff, Canada
Qualification- CSIA/CASI Level 1 & 2
Dates- 05/01/13 – 30/03/13
Duration- 12 weeks

With champagne powder, some of the most adventurous in-bounds freeride terrain in the world, first-class parks and a lively nightlife; Banff is a snowboarder’s dream.

Peak Leaders offer the best value instructor course on the market and will have you ripping-up the mountain in no time. Combine the amenities and terrain of this amazing resort with the luxuries of quality hotel accommodation, breakfast every day and tasty restaurant meals 5 nights a week it’s clear you’re on to a winner!

As a Peak Leaders trainee you will hold a ‘Big 3’ lift pass, which means you’ll be able to ride Sunshine Village, Norquay and Lake Louise. If all that terrain doesn’t sound like enough, you’ll also have the opportunity to go Cat-boarding on a completely untouched mountain with no lifts or groomed runs!

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