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Position: Ski Instructor Apprentice
Department: Snow School
Status: Seasonal Winter PT
Posting Date: Jun-10-2021

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Mount Washington Instructor Apprentice Program

Description and Requirements

The Instructor Apprentice Program is for any competent parallel skier who would like to become an instructor. The program combines CSIA content with in house snow school training and mentorship. It is an introduction to ski teaching within the ski industry. It combines the basics of practical ski teaching methods, technical understanding, development of guest service skills, and teaching children

Participants in the Apprentice Program will:

  • Be employees of Mount Washington. Therefore receive the benefits of being an employee
  • Be assigned an Instructor assistant jacket to be worn when assisting on programs
  • Shadowi or assist qualified instructors with lessons
  • Receive Snow School specific knowledge in addition to the Level 1 curriculum
  • Will be encouraged to shadow or assist with lessons on other days if they choose
  • Receive training from CSIA Level 3 and 4 qualified instructors
  • Receive a detailed training log with progress reports
  • Have the option to take a shortened Level 1 exam at the end of the Apprentice Program
  • Receive a heavily discounted rate on the Level 1 exam
  • If successful on the Level 1 exam and if the Apprenticeship program is completed in good standing be offered either part or full-time employment for the current or future seasons


  • At least age 15 years (by 20 Dec 2021)
  • Available for all program training dates Dec 11,12,18,19,20.  Exam Dec 23/2021
  • Once the program is completed apprentices are strongly encouraged to continue shadowing/teaching for the remainder of the season. 
  • Must adhere to the employee policies of the snow school

Please note: Eligibility for the one day exam expires two full seasons after completion of the apprenticeship. For example if the candidate completed the apprenticeship during the 2021-22 winter season, They will be eligible for testing until the end of the 2023-24 season.

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Optional application method, fill out application and leave it at the Alpine Lodge Administration Office with a resume, or e-mail your resume to Thank you to all that apply, please note only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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