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Alpine Level 3 Teaching & People Skills

Date: Friday, March 31, 2023 from 8 am - 3:30 pm PT
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Event Type: Certification Exam

Location: Schweitzer Mountain Resort

Host Division: Northwest

Registration Information:
- Cost: $175.00
- CEUs: 6

Prerequisites: Current PSIA-AASI Membership, Alpine Level II Certification, Alpine Level III Professional Knowledge Exam

Registration Deadline: Saturday, March 11, 2023, 11:59 pm PT

Online Registration: CLOSED

Course Description:

Ready for the next certification step? Have prepared and are ready to see where you are in your journey? The Alpine Level III exam is attained with successful completion of the online professional knowledge exam, the technical skills module and the people/teaching skills module (the latter both will have bits of movement analysis intertwined, as well as the professionalism and self-management).

In order to register for the on-snow portion of the exam, you need to have completed the Alpine Level III online professional knowledge exam - 30 days before the on snow. It can be found at (login with your user name and password). If you have not previously set up an account in the, please email of text us to set it up for you - 206.244.8541, or .

Make sure you are familiar with the Alpine Standards (what you are assessed to), and the Alpine Certification Guide (the exam process).

Best wishes on your certification journey.

Please note, the calendar reflects Pacific time zone.

Additional Event Details:

Waitlist Priority

Waitlist priority will be given to individuals who have not registered for the exam module yet this season. If there is room after the prioritization, registrations will be added for those registering for multiple modules in one season.

Know Ahead

Make sure you are familiar with, and know, the appropriate section(s) of the Alpine Certification Guide and the National Alpine Standards. And that you have talked with your trainer on expectations and your readiness for the exam.

Member Lift Ticket Support - Thank You!

Schweitzer is generously supporting this program by providing lift tickets only for those who do not hold a season pass at the area, PSIA-NW thanks Schweitzer for its support of the instructors and their continuing education. Tickets will be handed out by the examiners at the meeting place. Lift tickets are for you only, not to be re-sold, re-distributed in any fashion; any misuse may be subject to a fine and penalty from the area as well as appropriate sanctions by the organization.