Welcome to Gapski ski instructor courses

Gapski is the most affordable and all inclusive ski instructor training course available.

The 10 week course runs during the winter season and is based in Tignes, France, part of one of the greatest ski areas on earth, l'Espace Killy.

Gap year, Career break or a season in the French Alps

Everything is included; the exams, the top quality training, full board accommodation, no hidden costs or extra charges.

Course dates for 2015; Sunday 11th January - Sunday 22nd March 2015, 10 weeks.

Train for your BASI Level 1 and Level 2

By joining gapski you can set yourself on a new career path in the ski industry or simply have the experience of a life time while becoming a better skier and gaining a recognised qualification as a ski instructor.

Gapski and BASI

You will be trained through the British Association of Snowsports Instructors (BASI) exam system gaining a BASI Level 1 and Level 2 qualifications on successful completion of the course. BASI is the governing body responsible for the training and grading of British Instructors. A BASI Level 2 qualification allows you to teach in many places in the world, including the UK, most of Europe, New Zealand and the Americas. BASI qualifications are held in high international  regard with the top levels equalling the French, Austrian and Italian Diploma’s.

All inclusive Ski Instructor Course

Accommodation, Food; breakfast, lunch and dinner, Head Skis if you book before 31/5/2014 and Gapski hoody, Training; from TDC, Avalanche Training, First Aid Course, and much, much, more.

Click here to get full details of what you get on a Gapski course.

What level of skier do I need to be?

Gapski requires you to be able to ski parallel confidently, coping with a variety of conditions, and have completed roughly 10 weeks skiing on snow, ski confidently on red runs in any conditions, being able to make rhythmical turns close to the fall line at a steady pace. Be confident to ski in control in off-piste conditions. If you are interested in joining the course you will be put in contact with one of our trainers. He will ensure that you are of the appropriate standard and will be able to answer any questions you may have.

We are now taking bookings for the 2015 course.

Click here to download our 2015 brochure and booking form now!

Why Gapski?

BASI and Gapski Free pair of Head skis with Gapski

Gapski 2015

book now to claim your head skis

Why Gapski ?

Run by the development centre, Gapski gives you:

- Free HEAD skis if booking before 30th April 2013
- Full board accommodation
- Hot lunch, 7 days a week
- Training from BASI trainers fully qualified BASI L4’s
- Help with after course Work opportunities
- Exclusive gapski hoodies
- Avalanche training
- First Aid course

- Ski school experience


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Gapski and TDC -
the development centre

Gapski is proud to be in association with TDC - the development centre, one of Europe’s leading independent ski school’s and coaching and coaching centres. All the coaches are highly experienced and qualified to BASI level 4. In addition, with 5 BASI trainers on the team, TDC will ensure that you reach your full potential and gain the most possible from your time with us.
To find out more about
TDC - the development centre,

click here.