HOW DO YOU START SKIING OFF-PISTE? Verbier is the holy grail for free-ride. So lots of people are very keen to make the transition off the pistes and into the incredible backcountry terrain when they come to resort.
ARE PRIVATE SKI LESSONS OR GROUPS THE BEST SOLUTION IN VERBIER? This is a real dilemma for a lot of skiers. Should I get a lesson? Should I get a group lesson or a private lesson? Are private
This is question we get asked a lot in our ski school. “Is Verbier good for beginners?” People ask our team in the office when they’re booking ski lessons, and they ask our ski instructors all the time. We
Skiing is a sport rife with opinions. But the trouble with opinions is that you can’t always trust them… So we’ve put together a little blog to explode a few of the biggest myths and to (we hope) help
Qualifications: How on earth does it all work? Good question. You wouldn’t be alone if you looked at all the ski instructor qualifications out there and wondered what on earth all lists of letters and number mean: BASI, ISIA, IASI,
It’s all about experience. It sounds pretty obvious. But after teaching in Verbier for years (both Emma and Guy are well into their second decades here) experience is something we don’t always see when we look at ski instructors in
Off-Piste ski instructor qualifications There are loads of qualifications from all over the world, and there is no doubt that there are a lot of excellent systems out there training ski instructors. But here in Verbier there is a really