Event Schedule

CANCELLED Snowboard Teaching Concepts


Dates: Thursday, January 21, 2021 - Friday, January 22, 2021 from 8:45 am - 4:00 pm ET (2 Days)
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Location: Stowe (VT) (DUE TO COVID PRECAUTIONS, plan to meet your group on snow at 8:45am and wrap up between 3:30 and 4:00pm. More specific information will be sent to you prior to the event by email or text regarding your group's specific meeting location. - COVID)

Event Code: 321SB0121B

Registration Information:
- Early Bird Price: $205.00 (available through Wednesday, January 6)
- Standard Price: $230.00
- CEUs: 12

Event Prerequisite(s): Current PSIA-AASI Membership

Registration Closes: Thursday, January 14, 2021, 11:59 pm ET


Online Registration: CLOSED

Offline Registration: Please call the Eastern office (518) 452-6095 during regular hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm EST.


Course Description:
Course Name: Teaching Improvement
Discipline: Snowboard
Time: 2 Days
Credits: 12 Continuing Education Credits
Environment: Blue Terrain
Prerequisites: Minimum Level I Certified
Course Description:
This course is designed for experienced snowboarding instructors who are developing teaching skills. The course begins with a review of teaching and learning concepts and applies the concepts in various learning situations. Practice developing and presenting action plans. Use movement analysis to adapt basic teaching programs to individuals in your group. Achieve personal riding improvement by applying concepts from teaching segments to your riding level. Discuss and experiment with different movement and performance options.
Learning Experiences:
Specific activities will vary depending on the group and environmental conditions; however, they will typically include:
• Recognizing the importance of your student's motivations and goals in directing your lesson plan, and learn how to merge those needs with movement coaching to create a customized lesson plan.
• Determining applications of the Teaching Cycle
• Understanding, explaining and applying the Motor Learning Cycle to create progressions that increase lesson effectiveness
• Know the teaching styles and how to use them to address individual learning styles.

Additional Event Details:

All participants in PSIA-AASI clinics at Vail resorts are required to wear helmets while sliding or riding, in accordance to the Vail Resort Helmet Policy. Please see more information here: https://www.psia-e.org/ev/vail-resort-helmet-policy




ADMINISTRATIVE CHARGES:


IF YOU NEED TO TRANSFER or CANCEL a 1-DAY EVENT:

Up to 14 days prior to the event: $20.00 fee

During the two weeks prior to the event: $25.00 fee

IF YOU NEED TO TRANSFER or CANCEL a MULTI DAY EVENT:

Up to 14 days prior to the event: $20.00 fee

During the two weeks prior to the event: $50.00 fee


Notice to the office must be made no later than 4:30pm on last business day before the event.


IF YOU DO NOT SHOW AT YOUR EVENT AND DO NOT CONTACT US: No refund.

IF YOUR CHECK IS RETURNED TO US: Checks returned for insufficient funds will not be redeposited. The registration will be voided unless such checks or charges are replaced by certified check, money order or cash prior to the event. For returned checks, this must include a processing charge of $25.00.




Some resorts may require quarantine if traveling from another state.
Please be sure to check for any travel restrictions before you register for any event or exam.
✓ Click here for COVID Travel Advisory Links by State.
✓ Click here for a link to the CDC website.


Please note: We expect our current event calendar to fluctuate this season more than most.
There will likely be additions and changes as the season progresses. Please check back regularly.


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Event Participant Safety Policy

Skiing and riding are athletic and physically demanding activities. It is the expectation of PSIA-AASI Eastern Division that each participant attending an event or exam shall possess the requisite level of fitness and stamina to participate safely, on all appropriate terrain and at a pace consistent with other members of the group. As such, PSIA-AASI Eastern Division reserves the right to have education staff reassign participants in any event that may pose a risk to themselves or others or consistently impede the progress of the group to another, more skill and fitness-appropriate event. In such a situation, an appropriate event will be recommended and the member may be transferred to that event at no charge (other than any difference in event costs) or a full refund of the originally registered event will be provided.

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