A place at The Rookie Academy is designed for those aspiring to become professional Snow Sports Instructors... the most enjoyment, the greatest opportunities, and the best options for instructor career development.
A specialist training and coaching Academy –the Academy is a world class incubator of ski and snowboard instructor training
Coaches are the cream of the international crop and include 12 examiners and 5 national demo team members
The widest range of ski and snowboard instructor qualifications in a single Academy – choose from NZSIA, BASI, CSIA or PSIA qualifications.
Extend your ability through on snow training and off snow sessions that develop your technical understanding, technique, fitness and agility
As a Rookie graduate you become part of an internationally recognised and sought after group of ski and snowboard instructors
Individual attention and superior accommodation in a stunning environment
Course Length Options
Includes: accommodation, transport, season pass, training and exam
Rookie Academy, Treble Cone Ski Area
The terrain you train on plays a crucial role in developing your instructing skillset. The Rookie Academy have chosen to locate their instructor courses at Treble Cone as it offers fantastic terrain with plenty of off-piste and challenging runs.