Adventure Tourism Winter program in Whistler, B.C., Canada

Lean snow safety, ski, snowboard, guiding, leadership & survival on our Adventure Tourism Winter Program in Whistler, B.C., Canada

 
Activities
Multi Activity
Duration
365 days
Price
CAD$8,500 to 9,500
 
 
Adventure Tourism Winter program in Whistler, B.C., Canada

This 6-month or 12-month adventure tourism winter program in Whistler, B.C., Canada teaches the basic fundamental skills necessary to become a part of the winter outdoor tourism industry. Skill sets emphasized include snow safety, ski, snowboard, guiding, leadership, and survival as well as winter camping, backpacking and Wilderness First Aid. All students can work in Canada while on a study permit with WAS.

The minimum age is 18 and there is no age cap.

The instructors are certified Mountain Guides with many years of experience in the See to Sky corridor or professionals who run successful businesses.

Price Includes

  • Tuition Fee

Price Excludes

  1. Admission Fees
  2. Textbook Fees

What to expect

PROGRAM COURSES
Backcountry Ski/Snowboard
Outdoor Survival Skills
Experiential Leadership & Guiding
Backpacking
Wilderness First Responder

ADVENTURE TOURISM WINTER PROGRAM OUTCOMES
Upon completion of this program the successful student will have reliably demonstrated the ability to:
Demonstrate understanding of the knowledge, technical skills and credentials of the adventure tourism industry.
Apply knowledge of personal and group safety, and conscientious stewardship of the heritage and the environment.
Exhibit leadership in varied and diverse situations.
Demonstrate ability to support adventure-based and nature-based outdoor recreation activities.
Demonstrate an understanding of basic business skills applied to adventure tourism.

START MONTHS
Almost any month

CERTIFICATIONS OBTAINED
Program Diploma
Canadian Avalanche Safety Level 1 (AST1)
Wilderness First Responder Certification

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
Minimum 18 years of age or older
Minimum English: Intermediate (CEFR-B1)
Ability to ski or snowboard on Intermediate terrain

 

Adventure Tourism Winter program in Whistler, B.C., Canada: From CAD$8,500 to CAD$9,500 for 365 days

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CAD$8,500 to CAD$9,500 365 days
 
From CAD$8,500
 

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