Instructors’ training course (ZA)

The Swiss Ski School of Geneva organises training courses for good skiers/snowboarders wishing to take the different monitor’s exams with Jeunesse et Sport or to follow Swiss Snowsports formation (professional formation).


In a relaxed atmosphere where needs of each one are considered, you will discover the latest updates in methodology, pedadgogy, and technique.


The courses include 5 trainings on the week-ends. All our instructors’ courses are given by Experts of Snowsports.  The course is certified as “Swiss Snowsports Basis Course (“Formation d’admission ZA”).


New in 2019-2020!

The Swiss Ski School of Geneva organises 3 training sessions:

  • 25-29 Nov 2019, Les Diablerets
  • 11-26 Jan 2020, Les Gets
  • 7-22 Mar 2020, Les Gets


More information on the Swiss Snowsports training pyramid>>


As part of your training, depending on your level and your qualifications, you may also integrate the team of our monitors in order to start your career in the teaching of snow sports. These courses are also intended for monitors who already have a qualification and wish to improve and/or prepare for superior certifications. Minimum age : 18 years of age during the calendar year. Language : French only.


For the younger ones (15-18 years)

Join our training course for assistant-monitors, the Young Teachers’ Academy


Dates and rates for the Instructors’ Training Courses 2019-2020 (ski & snowboard)



Session 1 (Nov 2019): 25.11.2019, 26.11.2019, 27.11.2019, 28.11.2019, 29.11.2019

Session 2 (Jan 2020): 11.01.2020, 12.01.2020, 18.01.2020, 19.01.2020, 26.01.2020
(snowboard: 12.01.2020, 18.01.2020, 19.01.2020, 25.01.2020, 26.01.2020)

Session 3 (Mar 2020): 07.03.2020, 08.03.2020, 14.03.2020, 15.03.2020, 22.03.2020


Ski resorts

Session 1: Les Diablerets, VD (Suisse)

Sessions 2 & 3: Les Gets, Haute-Savoie (France)



CHF 590.00 for the 5 days

The price only  includes 5 training days (training course only; ski-pass, accommodation and transportation are not included) and 2 official Swiss Snowsports training manuals.


For Session 1 in Les Diablerets, you can book accomodation and ski-pass at following prices:

Accomodation: CHF 99.00/night, double room with half-board. (CHF 79.00/night for a triple room, CHF 120.00/night for a single room)

Ski-pass Glacier 3000 : CHF 275.00 for 5 days (reimbursement of CHF 27.00 if there are more than 10 participants)