OXYGÈNE IBEX SKI ACADEMY.

Love to ski and long to work in the mountains? You’re in the right place. Our popular Oxygène ski instructor training programme – the Ibex Ski Academy – arms aspiring British ski instructors with the professional skills and technique to turn their passion into rewarding careers out on the slopes.

MASTERS OF TEACHING.

Fast-tracking you onto the route to ski success, and with over 25 years’ experience on the slopes, we are proud to have mastered the fine art of teaching. Passing our knowledge, passion and decades of training over to those who ski on the same slope, you’ll learn the correct technique and teaching practises to slide straight into a career in the mountains.

12-WEEK PROGRAMME.

Turning student to teacher in just 12 weeks, our Oxygène Ibex Ski Academy is the only French ski school looking to fast-track talented British skiers into the ski instructing profession. Whether you’re French or English, our bilingual training centre in La Plagne includes ski coaching, language lessons and interactive sessions for marketing and networking in the industry.

COMPETITIVE DRIVE

Competition is tough. But we’re tougher. We push dedicated skiers to their full potential, guiding them turn by turn to finish with the knowledge, stamina and unparalleled confidence to race ahead of the rest.

4 REASONS TO CHOOSE OXYGÈNE?

1

THE ONE AND ONLY

Okay, so we’re not Chesney, but we are the one and only French Ski School that offers training and stagiaire status for aspiring British ski instructors. Specifically designed and adapted for you, join us and ski for yourself.

2

CAREERS APLENTY

We’re so confident in our work, we guarantee highly-experienced skiers and students a career within one of our 8 ski schools in the French Alps. Join us and glide through the French Ski Instructor system with flying colours.

3

SKI SCHOOL PERKS

Taking advantage of every opportunity, trainees gain vital experience shadowing our instructors and ski school lessons on the slopes. Put in the work and enjoy reaping the benefits with Oxygène.

4

WINTER SPORT EXPERTS

As the European leader in adaptive snowsports, we offer the largest range of teaching disciplines in the French Alps. Enjoy exclusive guidance from experts in alpine skiing, snowboarding, telemarking, freeride and freestyle.

GET SPECIFIC.

Offering a comprehensive 12-week programme as standard, we provide an extra 1-week training option to advance in a specific discipline. Get ahead of the class and choose to race with us in giant or classic slalom.

GET SPECIFIC

Offering a comprehensive 12-week programme as standard, we provide an extra 1-week training option to advance in a specific discipline. Get ahead of the class and choose to race with us in giant or classic slalom.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS.

To take part in the Oxygène Ski Academy applicants must:

Be aged 17+

Have proof of enrolment or completion of a European recognised basic teaching course (e.g. BASI Level 2)

Demonstrate serious commitment and ambition towards gaining a career in this field. Competitive alpine racing or freestyle skiing experience is desired, but not essential

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS.

To take part in the Oxygène Ski Academy applicants must:

Be aged 17+

Have proof of enrolment or completion of a European recognised basic teaching course (e.g. BASI Level 2)

Demonstrate serious commitment and ambition towards gaining a career in this field. Competitive alpine racing or freestyle skiing experience is desired, but not essential