Cross Country

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Cross Country

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“Delivering the Beginner Experience” – Cross Country E-Learning Course

This course provides an overview of the PSIA approach to Nordic skiing and instruction. Prospective and new PSIA-C members are encouraged to explore this resource.

  • Requirements:

    1. Pay Central Division & National Dues
    2. Complete the Central Cross Country Certification Workbook – This should be submitted at least 5 days before the on-snow portion of the exam. Submit completed workbooks to submissions@psia-c.org.
    3. Score Sheet – Review, Practice and Train the skills and tasks outline on the Score Sheet. 
    4. National Standards – Use as a reference to better understand and clarify task on the score sheet. 
    5. Exam Overview review to prepare for the on snow even
    6. Discipline Administrator/Event Coordinator This is your contact for any questions you may still have concerning the event. Don’t hesitate to email or call! We want to help you prepare for success.
  • Requirements:

    1. Prerequisite: Level I cross country or Level III in any PSIA-AASI Discipline
    2. Score Sheet Review, practice, and train these skills and tasks
    3. Complete the Central Cross Country Certification Workbook – This should be submitted at least 5 days before the on-snow portion of the exam. Submit completed workbooks to submissions@psia-c.org.
    4. National Standards Use as a reference to better understand and clarify tasks on the score sheet.
    5. Exam Overview review to prepare for the on snow event
    6. Discipline Administrator/Event Coordinator This is your contact for any questions you may still have concerning the event. Don’t hesitate to email or call! We want to help you prepare for success.
  • Requirements:

    1. Prerequisite: Cross Country Level II, Recommended Cs1
    2. Score Sheet Review, practice, and train these skills and tasks
    3. Complete the Central Cross Country Certification Workbook – This should be submitted at least 5 days before the on-snow portion of the exam. Submit completed workbooks to submissions@psia-c.org.
    4. National Standards Use as a reference to better understand and clarify tasks on the score sheet.
    5. Exam Overview review to prepare for the on snow event
    6. Discipline Administrator/Event Coordinator This is your contact for any questions you may still have concerning the event. Don’t hesitate to email or call! We want to help you prepare for success.
  • Join the team that spends the most time delivering educational products and experiences to our membership. 

    1. Pathway to the Nordic Education Staff For passionate and inspiring instructors looking for a professional opportunities with PSIA-Central 
    2. Prerequisite: Cross Country Level III

  • Join the top instructors in the nation to represent the best of American snowsports instruction across the country and around the world.


**Note: Maintain active certification status by paying annual dues and obtaining a minimum of 6 CEU’s every membership year (July 1 – June 30.) Any CEU hours greater than 6 obtained in a membership year will be applied towards the CEU requirement for the following membership year only.