Welcome to the New Zealand Snowsports Instructor's Alliance

Qualifying Ski Instructors Since 1971 to ISIA Standards

Delivering Snowboard Instruction New Zealand Certifications

In Addition to Telemark and Adaptive Certifications

About The NZSIA

The New Zealand Snowsports Instructors Alliance has been training and qualifying NZ Snowsports instructors since it was established in 1971. NZSIA incorporates Ski, Snowboard (SBINZ) Telemark and Adaptive divisions and is recognised internationally for producing professional and knowledgeable instructors able to teach and perform on snow at a high standard. NZSIA divisions have developed a qualification framework that not only caters to our distinct New Zealand environment but also prepares our instructors to teach in the many diverse cultures and conditions encountered whilst working internationally.

NZSIA is a member of ISIA (International Snowsports Instructors Association) and participates in the International Interski Congress held every four years.

 

Mission Statement

Delivering with excellence, internationally recognised snowsports qualifications and professional development.

– To be New Zealand’s certification body for Snowsports Instruction in accordance with the ISIA minimum standards.

– To provide premier training and continued education of Snowsports Instructors within New Zealand.

– To act in accordance with our values and guiding principles, which are: Fairness, teamwork, innovation, passion, transparency and cultural diversity.

– To further the recognition of Snowsports Instructors and their role within the industry.

Latest News

NZSIA is recruiting for an IT Support Specialist

NZSIA is recruiting for an IT Support Specialist

.75 FTE with work/life balance located in the adventurous Southern-Lakes Spend time in the NZSIA office located in Queenstown 12 month contract from March 2020 - March 2021 About New Zealand Snowsports Instructors Alliance (NZSIA): This is an awesome opportunity to...

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Snowplanet are Recruiting

Snowplanet are Recruiting

Snowplanet Instructor Positions Auckland based for late March to late October Ski Race Coaches- available evenings and weekends Ski and Snowboard Freestyle Coaches- Available evenings & weekends Ski & Snowboard Instructor- available school holidays, evenings...

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The Remarkables Snowsports School Manager

The Remarkables Snowsports School Manager

  We have a new and exciting opportunity to join the leadership team of New Zealand's premiere ski resorts for the 2020 season & beyond.  We are looking for an inspiring leader to guide and develop the Snowsports team at The Remarkables into the future! Find...

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Crayon Shinchan Kids Ski School are recruiting

Crayon Shinchan Kids Ski School are recruiting

Looking for Full time ski instructors Periods: 01/12/2019~27/02/2020 extension will be negotiable. Job duty: Full time children ski instructor and other works related ski school Place of Work: Crayon Shinchan Kids Ski School, Rusutsu Resort, Hokkaido, Japan Working...

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