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Snowplanet is seeking Ski race coaches

Snowplanet is seeking Ski race coaches Requirements Must be based in Auckland until end of August Available for evening and weekend coaching sessions Prior racing experience or current race qualification 18 years or older preferred Applications sent to: Michelle...

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Snowplanet Hiring Clinic

Snowplanet Hiring Clinic https://wp.me/P8QVRg-1ZQYou can ski or snowboard all over the mountains, thought about becoming an instructor but can’t commit to the mountain well here’s your chance.  Come work at Snowplanet’s, New Zealand only year round snowsports venue. ...

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Website Maintenance

We would like to apologise to our valued members for the website being down for the past day or two. We had some technical issues that are almost all resolved now. The e-learning sites will be back online hopefully by Wednesday at the latest. If you find that some of...

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ISIA speed test in Italy

Check this out if you would like to do the ISIA Speed test this month in Italy. Download PDF here. Want to know more about the Speed Test and ISIA Stamps and Cards? See more...

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Himalayan Heliskiing with Tom Willmott

Snow Sports NZ Park and Pipe head coach Tom Willmott is also a backcountry guide, and is running a week-long trip in March 2018 in the Himalayas. He's offering instructors a 5% commission on client referrals. Check out the...

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“Rookies” FWT documentary

Our movie "Rookies" is now out online! You can watch it on Vimeo at this link - https://vimeo.com/233106608 If anyone happens to be in Ohakune this weekend, we have organised another screening at Kings for this Sunday, October 22nd at 7:30pm, tickets will be $10....

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ISIA stamp avalanche courses in Japan

Get Avalanche trained this winter with the 4 days - ISIA stamp course. Hokkaido Collective is hosting 2 training opportunities with NZ guide and Alaskan avalanche forecaster Peter Bilous. Dates 23-26/01 or 27-30/01 Hurry up limited availabilities only. Don't miss out...

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Instructor of the Year winner – Kim Cosman

Congratulations Kim!! Awesome to see such great feedback on your work! Some information on why Kim won: Qualifications with NZSIA: Adaptive Examiner, Ski Children's Cert Level one Employed: NZSki – Remarkables – their thoughts: Kim has been a natural leader within the...

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Photo Contest Voting

A few weeks ago we announced a photo contest to win a course credit, asking members to send in their photos of teaching snow sports in New Zealand, brining to life one of the NZSIA Values. We only received entries from ski and snowboard members, so we have decided to...

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Girls Day – Cardrona – 1st October

Great news!! The annual girls day is back again for all the female members on skis or snowboard. Date: 1st October Resort: Cardrona Cost: FREE!!! (membership will need to be current) To get booked on, login...

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PHOTO CONTEST: Win a one-day course credit!

We would love to share some photos from our membership that illustrate why we all love to teach snow sports. So here it is; we're running a two-week photo contest, with four separate one-day course credits as prizes (one per division). The Contest Send in your best...

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