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.

Latest News

Ski and Snowboard instructors wanted in APPI, JAPAN!

Appi Kogen is located in the northern part of mainland Japan in the prefecture of Iwate. "We are looking for English speaking Ski and Snowboard instructors for the 2018-19 Japanese winter. Must be eligible for a working holiday visa in Japan and willing to embrace...

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Club Med are recruiting

Job Title: Ski Instructor / Snowboard Instructor Location: Hokkaido, Japan Employer: Club Med Start Date: ASAP Brief Job Description: Instructor positions available for winter 2018/19 at Club Med Japan! Benefits/Salary: Depending on qualification How to...

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT Hakuba

In the Winter: For those with no Japanese ability seeking English jobs in Japan, nearly all of our clients are English speakers and we have a variety of English speaking jobs in our Hakuba Ski School from late November/ early December through to the end of...

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Nagano Ski/Board Instructors Opportunity

Work opportunity for qualified instructors in Japan this season.  A small school is looking to fill a couple of positions for a ski and boarder instructor. Level 2 or above with 36 months work experience with ski/board. Sponsorship and housing provided.  Please...

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