Becoming instructor

Join passion and work!

You would like to share your passion of skiing or snowboarding to other people? The ski industry needs some talented people like you to help growing the sport in the province. There are 4 organizations that can help you in your journey to becoming a ski or snowboard instructor.

How to become instructor?


Programme d’Enseignement des Sports de Glisse (PESG)

This program is run by the Quebec Ski Areas Association (ASSQ).

Click here for alpine skiing (french only)

Click here for snowboarding (french only)

Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors (CASI) 

Since almost 25 years, CASI has been promoting snowboarding, snowboard instruction and the profession of snowboard instructors in Canada.

Become an instructor.


Canadian Ski Instructors’ Alliance (CSIA) 

Founded in 1938, the Canadian Ski Instructors’ Alliance (CSIA) is a professional ski teaching body in Canada.

Click here for more details.


Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors (CANSI)

The Canadian Association of Nordic Ski Instructors (CANSI) is a not-for-profit organization to promote and advance the sports of cross country and telemark skiing in Canada through the certification of nordic ski instructors.

Click here for more information.