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7 Perks of Being a Ski Instructor

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All the perks you get when you become a ski instructor Once you have qualified as an instructor you are Read More

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12 Reasons to do a Ski Season in Meribel

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Doing a ski season is an amazing experience, especially when you get to train and ski everyday on an instructor Read More

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How to become a ski instructor in France

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Before you start reading this, forget everything you’ve ever heard that it’s ‘impossible’ to become a ski instructor in France Read More

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A season in Meribel: Video Diary!

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Find out what a season with us is like: Meribel Video Diary After 15 seasons in Meribel, we really feel Read More

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5 Amazing gap year ideas

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It is a passion for travel and adventure that drives us to do what we do at Basecamp. In fact Read More

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How to get a job as a ski or snowboard instructor

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Want to find a snowboard or ski instructor job? Here is our ultimate guide to the instructor pathway. Not everyone is designed Read More

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Guide to working in France

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Guide: All you need to know about working in France Many people dream of working in France and setting up Read More

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How can I afford a ski instructor course?

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One of our most commonly asked questions is “how can I afford to do a ski instructor course in one Read More

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How will Brexit affect your chances of becoming a Ski Instructor?

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Like it or lump it, the journey to leave the EU is now in play, and there will be a Read More

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Best of British : A guide to Ski & Board kit made in the UK

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Guide : Ski & Snowboard Kit made in Britain Making stuff is something the British were always good at. The Read More