Your Niseko Winter Dream Awaits…


Train To Reach Instructor Levels and Gain Your SKI or SNOWBOARD Certification

Counting the Sleeps until the Season Starts








Average Winter Snowfall in Niseko ( cm )

The Very First Foreign Ski Instructor Course in Japan. (Pioneered by Niseko Academy)


Clients who will never forget their `experience of a lifetime` in Niseko

Ski and Snowboard Courses

2 - Week Courses

The fastest way to gain your first level of instructor certification

4 - Week Courses

Enjoy a full month with time to train, qualify and enjoy the area

8 - Week Course

Let us take you on a journey to discover your full potential . Level 1 and 2 training

Full Season

The ultimate escape. A full season to train, explore and experience a winter you will never forget.

Ski and Snowboard Internships

Fast Track Internship

Train, Qualify and Work

Train to develop your skiing or riding to instructor level and take your first level instructor certification. Join a snowsports school with a guaranteed job offer to work for the winter season

Internship Pro

Train, Qualify and Work

Train for a full season to develop your skiing or riding. Take your your level 1 and 2 instructor certifications and join a snowsports school with a guaranteed job offer to work during the winter season

  After a friendly pickup by Brian and his amazing crew at the train station, they dropped me and my new partners in crime off in Kiroro. Soon after we arrived, we started training for our level one NZSIA exam. Long and Intense, but good days with a variety of...

What our Clients say . Ben UK

I joined the Niseko Academy for the 2014/15 winter season. I had been skiing for about 6 years and I had 2 seasons in Canada and France under my belt, so I thought I was already an advanced skier.However over the next 12 weeks, I completely rediscovered the sport. My...

"I was interested in becoming a snowboard instructor and wanted to take a year off from school and do some travelling too. When I found out about Niseko Academy I knew it was the perfect programme for me. I was almost instantly sold, what better way to get instructor...

What our Clients Say

感謝Niseko Academy 幫我實現夢想」 我從2009年開始滑雪、為了想要讓雪技更精進、曾經上了許多中文、日文的私人教練課程,但始終還是沒有突破性的進展,只能每天在壓雪的雪道、偶爾進去小樹林滑行。 直到2014年我加入了Niseko Academy 的Training 課程,意外開啟了人生另一扇大門,第一年訓練3個月後、順利取得NZSIA Level 2證照、第二年取得SBINZ Level 2 的證照,學校同時也會提供工作機會,從0基礎到成為一名滑雪教練絕對不是夢。...

What our Clients say

"The Japanese powder experience really blew my mind. It is deep and light beyond your wildest dreams. Having coaches offer advice on where to go and how to improve was a huge benefit to reap the rewards. I loved my time there and would thoroughly recommend it to...