Train with experienced coaches and work during the season
A job – Training team members will be available to teach Summit clients during the busy weeks (assuming we’re confident you can provide the high standards we expect of our full time team).
Comprehensive training program – 200+ hours on and off snow training.
Work permit – Summit will sort all the paperwork for your right to work in Switzerland.
Summit uniform – The Alps’ coolest uniform from Picture Organic Clothing. (assuming you meet the level required to deliver Summit lessons)
Future Job Opportunities – This program is a great chance to prove your ability as a teacher, your work ethic and your suitability to be part of the Alps’ finest instructor team in the future.
On Snow training program:
1 week: 5 hours per day on snow training.
- Resort orientation (including teaching terrain and how to guide etc).
- Personal performance.
- Teaching for Summit.
- Meet the Summit team.
12 weeks: 3 hours per day on snow training.
- Technical training
- Teaching training
- Freestyle training
- 2nd discipline training to pass exams and also to help improve alpine ski performance
- Off piste training to pass Mountain Safety / EMS exams or just get safer when skiing the back country and touring.
Off Snow training sessions:
- Ski servicing training
- Video analysis and goal settings
- Teaching styles
- How to be a good teacher