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Children's Specialist 1
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Dates: Saturday, February 1, 2020 - Sunday, February 2, 2020 from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm (2 Days)

Location: Hidden Valley

Cost: $220.00 (includes $25 late fee)

Education Hours Granted: 12

Tags: Children, Exam, Level 1

Prerequsities: Current PSIA/AASI Membership; Level 1 Certification (Any Discipline)

Lift Tickets: Fully supported by Host Area

Registration Deadline: Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 12:00 am

This event has been cancelled.

Prerequisites: Level I Certification in any PSIA Discipline

The Children's Specialist 1 E-Learning Course must be completed prior to registering for the ON-Snow portion of the exam.

What:This clinic is an assessment‐based certificate program offered to PSIA/AASI certified instructors. The clinic will help you understand how children; think, feel about themselves, interact with others, and move as they grow and develop. You will see how this understanding can be creatively applied to Beginner/Novice into Intermediate Zone lessons. You will have the opportunity to share your knowledge with the group and compare it to the CS National Standard.


Why:;Children are the largest population we teach. Teaching children is a rewarding experience. It is about having fun with kids while providing a truly inspired safe, fun and educational experience. In this clinic, you will gain children specific developmental knowledge and learn instructor skills to enhance your education, experience, and expertise in teaching children snow sports.


How: CS1 is a 2-day clinic; The clinic is designed around the concepts and knowledge gained by completing the Children's Specialist 1 E-Learning course as well as reviewing the Children's Instruction Manual, 2nd Edition &; the PSIA AASI Children's Specialist National Standards. In the second part of the clinic, each participant will apply this knowledge to a specific age and stage of development. Participant's achievement will be relayed via verbal and written feedback from the clinician throughout the clinic and at its end.


*For a more detailed description and evaluation criteria download the PSIA‐AASI Children's Specialist National Standard.

IMPORTANT: All events are subject to our normal registration and change/cancellation policy. Fees may apply if registering, cancelling, or changing your registration less than two weeks prior to the event.

All PSIA/AASI members must follow the PSIA/AASI code of conduct.