New Zealand is fast becoming the premier off season destination with many international race, freeski and snowboard teams training there. Here is an opportunity to gain your qualification during the summer months, and then use the Rookie Academy's job placement agency to get your teaching career up and running in the Northern Hemisphere. 

Course options starting ......to be updated:  

  • 9 week training and preparation for BASI Level 1 and 2 courses (includes exams) 
  • 8 week training for BASI Level 2 course   (includes exam) 
  • Level 3 Training only - 5 weeks
  • Level 4 Training only - 3 weeks

Resort Info 

Lake Wanaka - Welcome to New Zealand's premier skiing and snowboarding winter holiday destination. 

High mountains and extensive terrain, reliable snow and powder days: Lake Wanaka is the most preferred skiing and snowboarding resort in the Southern Hemisphere. 

Ski Area 

Treble Cone New Zealand has a vertical drop of over 700m and offers some of the best-advanced terrain in the Southern Hemisphere. A high altitude guarantees good snow and incredible views over the surrounding lakes and mountains. 

Treble Cone New Zealand is renowned for its steep bowls, tight chutes and unrivalled powder, with a great atmosphere and challenging runs making it ideal for all our ski and snowboard courses. It also boasts a super fast six-seat chairlift, new café and restaurant facilities.

Accommodation in Wanaka will be in modern, well-equipped, managed apartments with twin-bedded rooms. 

Further Information 

Further information is available from our website www.rookieacademy.com