TO TEACH IS TO INSPIRE
Everyone has the potential to be a great teacher or coach and leave a lasting impact on students. Each of us brings our own unique skill set to the hill. Some of us start out as great communicators and teachers. Others bring a lifetime of skiing or riding. But all of us can impact students in a powerful way. Every new path begins with a first step. Initial training is handled during the month of December and focuses on:
All Skijammers instructors are independent contractors and paid a daily rate based upon certification level and years of service with Skijammers Ski and Snowboard School. We look forward to seeing you out on the hills.
Click the registration link above to register to be an Instructor, Apprentice, or Chaperone for the upcoming season.
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The Skijammers Ski and Snowboard School is associated with the finest collective group of ski and snowboard instructors in the Mid-West. Our Education Staff works diligently throughout the off-season to refine both our product offerings to families as well as our training opportunities for instructors.
Our Education Staff includes 8 members of the PSIA / AASI Central Division Education Staff (Professional Ski Instructors of America and American Association of Snowboard Instructors) as well as 1 member of the PSIA National Demonstration Team.
Please be aware: All Skijammers Instructors and Chaperones are required to participate in a criminal background check at no expense to the Instructor or Chaperone
Monday Night Professional Development Series
Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Buck Hill, Hillside Room underneath the Black Diamond Restaurant in the building on the Northside of the parking lot.
November 28, 2022
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM - Skijammers 101 Presentation for all new ski and snowboard instructors and Apprentices
Location: Minnetonka Community Center
December 5, 13, and 14, 2022
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM - All instructors must attend one evening clinic.
Location: Buck Hill (We meet on the main floor below The Black Diamond Restaurant)
Cost: Lift Ticket ($29)
December 17, 2022
8:30 AM – 3:00 PM - Full-Day training mandatory for all instructors and apprentices.
Location: Buck Hill (We meet in The Buck Hill Convention Center, which is above the ski school)
Cost: No cost for all Instructors and Apprentices
Bus Chaperone Training Session - TBD