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 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

HEAD OF DISABILITY SNOW SPORTS, YORKSHIRE

HEAD OF DISABILITY SNOW SPORTS, YORKSHIRE

At Snozone we not only believe that sport is for all ages and abilities but we actively demonstrate this commitment through our dedicated Disability Snow Sports activities that deliver snow sports experiences and tuition across the range of abilities and disabilities....

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NZSki are recruiting for 2021

NZSki are recruiting for 2021

Our world class Snowsports Schools are situated in New Zealand's home of adventure - Queenstown, and at Mt Hutt (voted New Zealand's best ski resort five years running at the World Ski Awards) in Canterbury. We are currently hiring for fulltime and part-time qualified...

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Whakapapa and Turoa are Recruiting for 2021

Whakapapa and Turoa are Recruiting for 2021

Ruapehu Alpine Lifts operates both Whakapapa and Turoa Ski Areas in the central north island and are currently recruiting for ski and ride instructors. Full time, part time and casual positions are available for qualified instructors as well as our 2021 Apprenticeship...

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Corin Forest in Australia are recruiting

Corin Forest in Australia are recruiting

Corin Forest is on the lookout for qualified ski & snowboard instructors and people passionate about the snow to come and join our Snowsports School team for winter 2021! In beautiful bushland 45 minutes from central Canberra, Corin Forest is a unique place to...

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Mt Dobson is recruiting for 2021

Mt Dobson is recruiting for 2021

• Ski & Snowboard Instructor for the 2021 season We are looking for qualified ski and board instructors. Duties include:  Maintains safety and skier/snowboarder responsibility as top priority while skiing/riding and teaching.  Instruct all of our products - school...

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