Notice: Opening Day Friday, December 6th, 2019

Instructor Certification & Mentorship Program

Instructor Certification

Mt. Sima values quality instruction and excellent service for our customers. That’s why we put a lot of effort into training and certifying our Snow School staff.

If you would like to upgrade your skills or get certified as a ski or snowboard instructor, please contact Snow School at (867) 668-4557 ext. 302 or email You must be at least 15 years old for Level 1 certification with CSIA, and CASI.

CSIA level 1 for Skiing, December 6th-8th: Register Here!
CSIA level 2 for Skiing: Coming Soon!

CASI level 1 for Snowboarding, December 6th-8th: Register Here! Cancelled
CASI level 2 for Snowboarding: Coming Soon!


Mentorship Program *NEW*

Under 15 years old, but aspire to be an instructor?
Join our Mentorship Program as a Teaching Assistant and be on your way to a career in the outdoor industry!

Shadow certified instructors

Each shift, you will follow and learn from a different instructor. Each instructor has their own tips and go-to strategies. Learning from different people will give you a well rounded idea of what it looks like to be an instructor.

Be part of the team

Participate in mandatory training sessions with all other instructors. Make friends and have fun at work!

Receive a certificate of completion

At the end of the season, you will receive a certificate showing you have completed our Mentorship Program. You can add this experience to your resume for future job applications!

Earn your Season's Pass

Just like certified instructors, you receive a Season's Pass once you complete the mandatory work hours!


If you are interested in joining this new program, please contact Snow School at (867) 668-4557 ext. 302 or email