location Location : Canada, Panorama Mountain Resort, British Colombia

start date Start Date : 5th February 2020

salary Training Course

Our high quality courses ensure that you spend every day of your season doing what you love – skiing or snowboarding! From 3 week short courses to season-long 18 week courses and internships, we can help you find a course to suit your needs – and budget. We can create bespoke programmes, so call us and we can create a course to meet your needs.

typical day A Typical Day on this Course

As this course is modules the day to day schedule will vary, however most days will follow a similar format.

You'll wake up and head for breakfast, then will meet for training or ski patrol shadowing between 8 and 9am. There will be a lunch break followed by an afternoon of training or patrolling. Enjoy an evening meal in resort at a choice of restaurants with your fellow ski patrol trainees.

Evenings can be spent at your leisure, however being a ski resort there is always entertainment of some sort available to join.

This course ends with an epic heli-skiing adventure day, included in the price.

Modules and training covered during this course:

Module 1: CPR – BLS for Healthcare Professionals

Module 2: Non-Urban Occupational Emergency Care, Level 3

Module 3: Advanced Protocol Training

Module 4: Rope Rescue

Module 5: Aerial Lift Evacuation & Self Evacuation

Module 6: Patient Extrication & Evacuation

Module 7: Avalanche Skills Training, Level 1

Module 8: Risk Management

Module 9: Incident Investigation

Module 10: General Patrolling

Module 11: Helicopter Orientation, Air Evacuation, Air Rescue

Module 12: GPS & Compass Orientation

Module 13: Mentoring with ski patrol

Further details about the modules can be found on our website.

ideal candidate Who are we looking for?

This course requires a strong skiing or snowboarding ability, you must be fully competent on European red runs. This course is also a great additional training for ski and snowboard instructors looking to boost their employability and career prospects.

our offer What we can offer you

Included in your the gap year programme:
- Flights and Transfers (if required)
- Ski-in Ski-out Resort
- Resort meal card loaded with $1 each week and discounts in restaurants around the resort
- Lift Pass
- Ski Patrol Training
- Certification
- Specialist Equipment
- Snow Ready Fitness Plan
- Discounts at shops/restaurants in resort
- Rossignol VIP deal (up to 35% off RRP on this seasons ski & snowboard equipment)


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