About Us

PDS is a unique training centre that has been formed by established coaches and trainers in the Portes du Soleil region, France.

Why choose us?

  • The PDS team boasts current BASI Trainers, Eurotest Openers and Interski Demo members creating an unbeatable team that can cater for all levels.
  • James Bennett, Craig Robinson, Maurice Duffy and Sally Lee-Duffy are BASI Level 4’s (ISTD) with a wealth of experience in teaching all levels, training instructors and delivering results. Our coaches and trainers have a proven track record with many ski schools world wide already employing previous trainees. We currently own and operate our own ski schools and training programs including; The Snow Institute and JJC Training.
  • PDS offers GAP courses during the Autumn and Winter. Our Autumn GAP is in Saas Fee, Switzerland making it possible to earn your Level 2 and a job before the winter starts, this GAP is in partnership with Optimum Snowsports. Our Winter GAP is in Morzine, France where you can learn your trade ready for the next season. PDS will be running weekly professional programmes during the season, working towards achieving your Level 3 ISIA or Level 4 ISTD.
  • PDS caters for your individual goals and works with you to develop the teaching and technical skills you need to be successful.

Further Information

To find out more about us, go to www.pdstraining.org.uk or Email us; training@pdstraining.org.uk