Ten Reasons to choose Snoworks Gap

  1. Train the Autumn-Work the winter. The course is held on the snow sure glacier of Tignes, France from late October-December so you can be qualified & ready to work by Christmas!
  2. Bespoke tailormade training. Whilst we have a structured 8 week programme in place if you need more race training, more mogul training, more teaching experience we can adapt your course accordingly.
  3. Small & personal. we take a maximum of 20 students (2 groups) so you are sure of a personal & professional content & approach.
  4. Staff. Lee Townend BASI trainer, 14 winter seasons under his belt and 4 years GAP director. Emma Carrick-Anderson BASI trainer, 4 times Olympian. Phil Smith Snoworks company director and ex-BASI trainer. Mike  Barker, BASI race coach tutor and ex-junior national team coach. All Snoworks staff are BASI level 4 qualified.
  5. First class accommodation. 3*Mark Warner half board accommodation, 2 to a room, free sky TV, free wifi, fantastic food, cakes & wine!
  6. All day training. Monday – Friday all day training on the snow sure glacier & into the Espace Killy areas of Tignes & Val d’isere as the winter arrives.
  7. Race training & Test-technique the addition of slalom training can be added to your course programmeto work towards the test-technique which would give you the ability to teach in France (subject to T&C)
  8. Price. We strive to make our GAP course price sensitive with everything included on the list below. All you need is a flight, insurance & some lunch money.
  9. Mini GAP. Already got your BASI 1? We can create a short course to train you to BASI 2 from 4-8 weeks depending on your requirements.
  10. Ski deal. Snoworks GAP is supported by Salomon UK & you can take advantage of fantastic kit deals.


Snoworks GAP Course Includes:

  • 8 weeks training, 6 in Tignes and 2 in Courchevel
  • Half board accommodation in Mark Warner (Tignes) and catered chalet (Courchevel).
  • BASI level 1 & 2 exam courses.
  • BASI manual
  • Transfers to & from Geneva & Courchevel.
  • Special reduced rates on skis & ski equipment & clothing.
  • All ski passes in all resorts.
  • 1 year  BASI membership.
  • 2 day First Aid course.
  • Criminal record disclosure.
  • Child protection module.
  • Personal performance development training in line with BASI level 1 & 2 assessment criteria.
  • Ski teacher development training in line with current BASI level 1 & 2 assessment criteria.
  • Race training (Giant slalom included, slalom option available subject to T&C).
  • Ski specific fitness training.
  • Ski tuning clinics.
  • Basic Off-piste training with avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe.
  • Full time male & female mentors for support.
  • Job application assistance & contacts.
  • 150 Hours of training with BASI level 4 coaches!
  • 70+ hours of shadowing 
  • Video feedback analysis 
  • FREE Salomon "Team Gap" ski jacket
  • Fantastic reduced rates on recommended Salomon skis

Further Information

Go to: www.snoworksgap.co.uk E: lee@snoworksgap.co.uk & info@snoworksgap.co.uk  T: 0844 543 0503 or visit us on Facebook and Twitter