Sun, March 5, 20179:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The CASI Park Instructor certification course is open to members with a minimum Level 1 Instructor Certification. Aged 15 years and older. Candidates on the course will spend time exploring snowboarding technique and teaching methods as they relate to introductory terrain park and freestyle snowboarding.
The Park Instructor course is an introductory course, designed to give successful candidates the skills necessary to introduce students to the terrain park and freestyle snowboarding safely. Progression-based teaching methods, understanding of basic freestyle techniques, as well as lesson planning and effective communication skills will be addressed.
- CASI Level 1 Instructor certification
- Able to demonstrate comfortable and safe riding skills on intermediate terrain, as well as basic terrain park features.
Course Duration: 2 days (including evaluations)
Who Should Take This Course?
You should take this course if you are a Level 1 instructor with a love of freestyle snowboarding. You should have a desire to introduce new students to snowboarding in the park safely and successfully. You should also be confident and comfortable both communicating and demonstrating in front of a group.
Am I Ready?
The Park Instructor Level 1 standards require you to pass both riding and teaching evaluations. In order to help you achieve success on the course, we suggest you take the following steps in preparation, if they are available to you:
- Spend time working as an instructor, honing your presentation and class management skills.
- Take a session with a current CASI Park Level 1 Evaluator to get feedback on your riding ability in relation to the technical standard.
The Level 1 certification is a pre-requisite for the CASI Level 2 Instructor certification, as well as the Park Instructor course.
Call Poley Mountain's Snow School Director Jeannie Proctor at 433-7687 for more details and/or to get registered. For more info click here...https://www.casi-acms.com/index.php/en/courses/level-1-instructor