National Academy 

Event: National Academy 2020
Dates: April 5 – 11, 2020 - Check in and registration April 5, check out will be the morning of April 11
Location: Breckenridge, Colorado
Hotel: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Breckenridge
Rates: $1,670-$2,100 - Rates will increase by $150 on February 1 so book early!
Travel Accommodations: Book on your own
CEUs: 30 hours to attend 5 full days
Prerequisites: Attendees must be a Level 1 PSIA-AASI Member 

Key Deadlines:

  • Registration rates increase February 1, 2020. 
  • Cancel before March 1, 2020 to receive a full refund.
  • Registration closes March 9, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. MDT.

Need lodging before or after the event? Please contact the Group Reservations for the DoubleTree by Hilton at 866-486-4162, provide them with the group code G38. You can also book online at Add the special rate code on the top right of the homepage (G38). Remember this is just for pre and post days for National Academy, when you register for the event, your lodging for the week is taken care of through us.

Ground Transportation: Please contact Colorado Mountain Express to book shuttles to and from the airport. You can call them at 970-754-7433 or visit their website, be sure to ask for the PSIA-AASI discount.

Register Now

Remember your season as the most epic in history when you attend National Academy 2020 in Breckenridge, Colorado! Take your personal teaching to the next level by skiing and riding at Breckenridge, with some of the best instructors in the world. Breckenridge is located in central Colorado, surrounded by towering mountains. The resort is comprised of five distinct peaks, with terrain ranging from rolling beginner areas to steep chutes and bowls.


Attending National Academy will help you:

  • Get your ski or ride on five days of big-mountain skiing or riding with a member or alumni of the PSIA-AASI National Team
  • Get the inside track on innovations shaping the future of instruction
  • Network with and learn new ways of teaching from fellow ski and ride professionals who share your passion for the ski and ride experience
  • Take your game up a notch with personalized coaching and improvement
  • Make your friend's jealous as you close your season with fresh tracks on Breckenridge’s legendary terrain

From the slopes to the sundeck to the hot tub, this event represents a week of great turns and fun for you and your fellow snow pros. 


  Lodging  Breakfast Lunch Dinners Lift
Ski & Ride
Electives, CEUs
 6 Nights 5 5 3 Optional w/
Yes Yes $2,100
 6 Nights 5 5 3 Optional w/
 Yes  Yes $1,670 
Yes Yes Yes Optional w/
 Yes  No  $675
 N/A No Yes Yes Optional w/
 Yes  Yes  $1,050
*None of these packages include lift tickets. If you need lift tickets, please add them to your registration package during check out. 

Last Year's Event

National Academy 2019 treated more than 400 attendees to amazing snow and an incredible week of skiing, riding, and learning in Big Sky, Montana. Here are highlights to hold you over until National Academy 2020!

National Academy Stories

National Academy Videos

Also, check out photos from National Academy 2019 and view the National Academy 2019 program guide.