November 20-22, 2017 - Banff, AB (Sunshine Village and Lake Louise)
December 6-8, 2017 - Mont Tremblant, QC
Kick-start your season in style with a mix of skiing, learning and social activities! Choose from a variety of on-snow modules that will get you on track early with personal ski improvement and ideas for your teaching. Guests registration option available.
Here is a summary of the activities and benefit of the program:
• A wide range of on-snow workshops, led by top Course Conductors, for a truly customized schedule
• Motivating indoor presentations: CSIA update and guest speakers (to be announced)
• Cocktail and presentation of new equipment by the manufacturers
• Banquet dinner
• The CSIA store showcasing new apparel and clothing available for purchase
• Attendance gifts, including a copy of the new CSIA Teaching manual
• Discounted lift tickets (50% off) available at the stations.
• Discounted lodging rates
• Eligible for 3 Education Credits
On-snow workshops description (3 full days)
Ski Improvement (full day)
Continue to develop your skiing and understanding of the CSIA technique.
Technical Reference (full day)
Learn practical application of the technical principles while improving your skiing.
Course Prep (full day)
Receive course-specific training for your next level of certification. This session will review standards, provide training directions and course recommendations.
Women in Skiing (women only) (full day)
For women, by women! Learn about gender differences, physical, physiology and psychology. Find out what you need to know to maximize your students lesson/learning experience.
Gender Differences in Skiing (full day)
Want to expandyourtoolbox and approach to developingskiers? Gain insight, harnesstheknowledge and hearfrom a range of perspectives on genderdifferences in ski teaching. Open to men and women.
Reflective Learning (full day)
Explore the learning cycle that has become our teaching philosophy.
Teaching Children Module (2 days)
Develop your understanding of how children develop both mentally and physically at different ages. Build your toolbox with tactics for age groups and skill levels. This national module typically is offered in a 1-day format but will exceptionally run over 2 days at convention. Worth 10 Education credits.
Eastern Convention - Tremblant
Special rates have also been secured with the Tremblant Resort. Click here for the detailed offer and call 1-866-253-0093 to make a reservation.
Western Convention - Banff
We are back at the Banff Park Lodge for this year’s edition of the Western convention and a special accommodation offer is available.
Follow these steps to make a reservation:
1. Visit the website at www.banffparklodge.com or call toll-free at 1-800-661-9266
2. Under the Conferences & Meetings tab, click on Group Guest Room Bookings
3. Enter your group ID: 28660
4. Enter your group password: 471
5. Click on Make reservation
6. Follow the steps until the reservation is confirmed
Bring a friend! Guests are welcome at the events. Although no on-snow activities are included in the registration, they will receive:
- Full access to all indoor activities, including presentations, cocktail night and banquet diner
- Free gift bag
- Discounted lift tickets
Guest interested in receiving ski improvement lessons are encouraged to contact the snow schools directly. For all details, click on the following links: Mont Tremblant, Lake Louise, Sunshine Village.
High Performance Camp
Open to any member, this program focuses on individual development in a fun team environment. Using brushes, small group tasks and problem solving, the coaching staff directs participants toward specific skiing objectives. The focus is development and understanding of skiing fundamentals to build similarity in the group. The camp is open to all members every season, while also serving as the training ground and selection process for the CSIA High Performance Team and Interski Team.
Do you want to tryout for the HP team?
Here’s how it works:
o You must register for the HP camp as usual on snowpro.com.
o During check-in, on day 1 of the HP Camp, don’t forget to tell us if you want to ski off or not.
o Tryout for the L1-L3 HP Team during day 2 of the HP Camp.
Registration: Click here or login to your profile.
Please note that this event unfortunately had to be cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Women's Edge Camp
January 22-26, 2018 - Mont Tremblant, QC
January 29-31, 2018 - Banff, AB
February 26-28, 2018 - Blue Mountain, ON
February 26 - March 2, 2018 - Sun Peaks, BC
For women, by women! Train and network with some of the most accomplished female instructors in a fun and challenging environment. Learn about gender differences, physical, physiology, and Psychology. Train in varied environments with video analysis and set meaningful goals.
Join us for a 3-day camp at any location, or extend your experience with the special 5-day format at Mont Tremblant or Sun Peaks.
Women's Edge Day
Sample what the Women's edge camp has to offer, in a convenient 1-day format. Train with all female elite coaches, be challenged and improve significantly. Connect, ski and have fun!
April 27-28, 2018 - Sunshine Village, AB
Open to all members. Participate in the development of CSIA material and methodology, as senior staff come together to work on materials and exchange ideas for the coming season. Take part in the research!
Registration: Click here or login to your profile.
April 5-7, 2018 - Mont-Ste-Anne, QC
Open to all members. Supercamp focuses on the development of CSIA material and methodology; join the fun! We will be sharing methods and approaches. Streams geared specifically to instructors and course conductors offered.
Accommodation discounts available at Château Mont-Sainte-Anne and Chalet Montmorency
Members stream (april 6-7 only) - Click here
Course Conductor stream - Click here