Follow your passion and improve your skiing, riding, and teaching by pursuing PSIA-AASI credentials. When you earn certification through PSIA-AASI, it illustrates your expertise in ski and snowboard instruction and gives you the tools you need to create positive and fun learning experiences for your students.
PSIA-AASI’s Certification Standards will help you learn about and identify the fundamentals of great skiing and riding, effective teaching.
We’re currently transitioning between using PSIA-AASI’s current Certification Standards and our newly revised Certification Standards, which will be implemented on July 1, 2021. These standards are living documents and are regularly updated to meet the changing needs of our snowsports education environment. You can see both standard sets below and use them to prepare for your assessments next season (2020-21) and to help you transition smoothly to the new standards (beginning Fall 2021).
Listen to this podcast interview with Director of Education Dave Schuiling and PSIA-AASI National Team Coach Jeb Boyd to learn more.
Current PSIA-AASI Certification Standards:
PSIA-AASI offers Level I, II, and III certifications for these disciplines: