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Instructor Courses with Niseko Academy

Delivering renowned New Zealand qualifications with NZSIA and SBINZ

Instructor courses for people who follow their passion!

Train to take your skills to the next level and reach instructor certification standards. Take internationally recognised instructor certifications, to teach friends/relatives, work as an instructor or enjoy ripping around the mountain with supreme confidence. Whether it’s a GAP year, a break from work, a lifestyle change, a new career, or you simply want to break through to the next level, we have an instructor course for you. Join an Internship Program and take advantage of a Guaranteed job offer


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"Not only are they the best at what they do on the snow, but they make sure you feel at home as soon as you arrive and are more than happy to help out in any way at all, to make sure your stay is best experience possible. "

- Quinton Westlake, AUS


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8 week Season Experience for Level 1 ( Level 2 cert. optional )
  • JPY 945,000 (US$ 8,440)
    JPY 50,000 early booking discount (before May 31)
  • 03rd Jan - 29th Feb
  • 130 Hours of training and certification
  • Niseko United Season Pass
  • Comfortable twin share lodge accommodations
  • NZSIA/SBINZ Level One
  • Children's Teaching and Level 2 certification options
  • NZSIA membership
  • Avalanche course and touring trips
  • Freestyle course and powder coaching
  • Video analysis training
  • Technical and theory sessions
  • Sapporo Snow Festival trip
  • Day trips to another ski areas
3 week course (Level One cert.)
  • JPY 589,000 (US$5,259 )
    30,000 JPY early booking discount (before May 31)
  • 3 Courses - December, January and March
  • 80 Hours of training and certification
  • Hirafu-Hanazono Season lift pass
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  • NZSIA/SBINZ Level One Exam
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  • NZSIA Membership
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  • Limited Freestyle and powder coaching
  • Video analysis training
  • Technical and theory sessions
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2 week course (Level One cert.)
  • JPY 219,000 (US$ 1,959 )
    Limited availability . Early booked advised
  • 3 Courses - December, January and March
  • 55 Hours of training and certification
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  • NZSIA/SBINZ Level One Exam
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  • NZSIA Membership
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  • Video analysis training
  • Technical and theory sessions
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