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Rookies Instructor training

The Rookie Academy is all about world class coaching. The Academy is owned, run and every program delivered by world- class coaches.

Get yourself primed for a career in snow sports with Rookie Academy. Maximize your investment, accelerate your ability and become part of the industry’s most sought after group of snow professionals.

  • A specialist training and coaching Academy –the Academy is a world class incubator of ski and snowboard instructor trainin
  • Coaches are the cream of the international crop and include 16 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 and technique
  • 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 

Work and Train - Internship Course

 Here is an awesome opportunity to combine your training with some hands on teaching experience, only 10 places available so inquire now about our 15 week Internship course run in conjunction with the Treble Cone Ski School 

Course Length OptionsPrice (NZD)
11 Weeks $ 16,900
8 Weeks $ 14,700
5 Weeks $ 11,500
3 Weeks $ 6,500
Includes: accommodation, transport, lift pass, training and exam


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 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 [email protected] or go to the website at

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