Snowboard

Certification Pathway

  • Registered Member- pay RM & National dues

 

Snowboard Level 1 Certification

  • Minimum 16 years of Age
  • If you are affiliated with a ski school and have completed in-house training, you may go directly to the Level 1 exam, if not you must first attend the 2-day Level 1 Exam prep clinic before attending the Level 1 on-snow exam
  • Attend 3-Day Snowboard Level 1 Exam (you must pass this)
  • Current on Dues & Credit Hours

 

Snowboard Level 2 Certification

Prerequisites

  • Snowboard Level 1 Certified or Minimum of Alpine/ Tele Level 2 Certified
  • Attend 3 days total from the selection of the following electives:
    • Snowboard Level 2 MA Preview (1 day)
    • Snowboard Level 2 Instruction Preview (1 day)
    • Snowboard Level 2 Ride Preview (1 day)
    • Children’s Specialist 1 ( 2 days)
  • Pass Level 2 Written Exam
  • Current on Dues & Credit Hours

 

Requirements

  • Pass all 3 parts of the Level 2 On-Snow Exam

 

Snowboard Level 3 Certification

Prerequisites

  • Level 2 Certified
  • Attend each of the Level 3 Preview Clinics (MA, Instruction, Ride)
  • Pass Level 3 Written Exam
  • Current on Dues & Credit Hours

 

Requirements

  • Pass all 3 parts of the Level 3 On-Snow Exam

 

Additional Info for All 3 Levels

  • Exams are offered as a 3 day block or as 1 day modules throughout the season.  They can be taken all 3 days at once or individually within the 3 day block.
  • Any part of the level 2 and 3 exams can be retaken individually if not passed.
  • Exams (whether passed or failed) count toward a member’s credit hour requirement.
  • Written exams are now offered on-line.

Reference Materials

NameSize
NameSize
Snowboard Course Outlines
Foundations of Freestyle156.3 KB
Snb Certification Update Outline148.2 KB
Snb Half-Pipe Improvement26.8 KB
Snb Instruction 20138.2 KB
Snb Instruction 30139.0 KB
Snb Movement Analysis 20138.9 KB
Snb Movement Analysis 30138.6 KB
Snb Park And Pipe Improvement9.8 KB
Snb Ride 201 Outline134.3 KB
Snb Ride 301 Outline149.9 KB
Snb Ride 401 Outline150.0 KB
Snb Tricks of the Trees Outline107.1 KB
SnowSkate Clinic Outline57.2 KB
Snowboard Documents
National Certification Standards55.8 KB
Snowboard Freestyle
Freestyle Experience Log165.6 KB
Snb Freestyle Assessment Form192.2 KB
Snb Freestyle Specialist 1 Exam594.3 KB
Snb Freestyle Specialist 1 Exam Preview569.7 KB
Snb Freestyle Specialist 2/3 Exam 598.6 KB
Snb Freestyle Specialist 2/3 Exam Preview572.5 KB
Snb Freestyle Specialist Overview622.8 KB
Snowboard Level 1
New Snowsports Instructor Guide1.1 MB
Snb Level 1 Assessment Form144.9 KB
Snb Level 1 Examiner Outline216.0 KB
Snb Level 1 Overview & Standards176.6 KB
Snb Level 1 Study Guide209.9 KB
Snb Task Riding Chart203.2 KB
Snowboard Level 2
Snb L2 Exam: Examiner Outline202.9 KB
Snb L2 Exam: Overview and Standards190.3 KB
Snb L2 MA Test185.7 KB
Snb L2 Preview: Examiner Outline203.1 KB
Snb L2 Preview: Feedback Form281.1 KB
Snb L2 Preview: Outline199.7 KB
Snb L2 Study Guide137.7 KB
Snb L2 Study Guide Definitions List128.9 KB
Snb Level 2 Assessment Form161.9 KB
Snb Task Riding Chart203.2 KB
Snowboard Level 3
Snb L3 Exam: Examiner Outline201.9 KB
Snb L3 Exam: Overview & Standards156.3 KB
Snb L3 MA Test189.3 KB
Snb L3 Preview: Examiner Outline192.0 KB
Snb L3 Preview: Feedback Form279.4 KB
Snb L3 Preview: Outline200.1 KB
Snb L3 Study Guide264.3 KB
Snb L3 Study Guide Definitions List128.9 KB
Snb Level 3 Assessment Form163.8 KB
Snb Task Riding Chart203.2 KB
Snowboard RMT
Snb RMT Assessment Form168.6 KB
Snb RMT Preview: Examiner Outline244.6 KB
Snb RMT Preview: Feedback Form279.3 KB
Snb RMT Preview: Outline280.1 KB
Snb RMT Standard Overview329.4 KB

National Website

To access the PSIA-AASI National website visit www.thesnowpros.org

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