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Rookies Instructor training

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 OptionsPrice (NZD)
11 Weeks $ 16,900
8 Weeks $ 14,700
5 Weeks $ 11,200
2 Weeks $ 4,200
Includes: accommodation, transport, season pass, training and exam

 Rookie Academy, Treble Cone Ski Area

Rookie Academy, Treble Cone Ski Area

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. 

Please contact Rookie Academy directly for more information. Email or go to the website at

The Rookie Academy operates under license at Treble Cone Ski Area.


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