If you are looking at this page you have already taken the first step to finding the best snowsports training on the market. Whether you are searching for a gap course, career break, career change or continuing through the BASI snowsport Instructor system we at PDS have you covered. Please feel free to call us for a chat on Whatsapp: +041 41 528 1739 or email: [email protected] We would love to hear from you.  

Our BASI Level 1 and Level 2 Instructor course is the perfect platform to launch you into a career in snowsports.


What we’re all about:

First and foremost everyone involved with PDS lives and breaths the Snowsport industry. We are a Snowsport school and an Instructor training academy passionate about helping our clients and team to become the best possible skiers, snowboarders and overall inspirational teachers possible. Our founders James Bennett and Craig Robinson have over a decade of experience training and coaching ski Instructors all the way through the BASI pathway from level 1 to ISTD. We are incredibly proud that the majority of our exceptional team are home grown having trained with us throughout their BASI journey. We feel this speaks volumes for what we offer. We would love you to join us and let us help you have a lot of fun while achieving your goals and ambitions in an industry we all love.

Our World class resorts:

Zermatt needs no introduction. It is undoubtedly a world class resort and perfect for living, working and training. With over 360km of pistes over 4 main areas including Cervinia Italy it has all you could ever desire. Zermatt is one of the only European resorts open to skiers 365 days of the year allowing us to also run summer training camps. We are spoilt with a super modern high speed lift network that is constantly getting upgraded and developed. Although Zermatt is one of the highest resorts in Europe with great natural snow coverage it also boasts that 75% of pistes are supplied by artificial snow making facilities for guaranteed snow all season long. Although not commonly documented the locals know that Zermatt has world class off piste and backcountry skiing with truly exceptional tree skiing on the lower terrain back into the village. The village itself has it all from cosy low key locals pubs and restaurants to five star hotels with Michelin stared restaurants and everything in between. The renowned mountain restaurants are also a must while you are in resort. You will not be disappointed with Zermatt it is truly a resort to immerse yourself in the ski culture and enjoy every minute of your time training and working with us at PDS.

Why PDS is the best choice for you:

•   Fun, experienced and passionate team around you to help and support you every step of the way

•   Weekly Language lessons

•   Monthly events for all the team

•   Trainers are Fully qualified and headed up by James and Craig who are top BASI trainers, Ex Demo Team members and Ex Euro test openers

•   Extensive local knowledge of the resort you choose

•   Access to the Snowsport Channel which is an online ski coaching platform which will aid in all elements of your training

•   Guaranteed work opportunities

•   Regular personalised video analysis sessions

•   Personal online PDS account where you can view your own feedback and development plan as well as meeting points and team events

•   Valuable industry contacts in all major ski areas around the world to help you find work

For further information please contact us with any questions you may have.

whattsapp: +041 41 528 1739   email: [email protected]