1st Dinas Powys

Snow Sports

Complete all requirements.
Part 1
EquipmentShow you understand the clothing and protective equipment to wear for different weather conditions, snow and artificial surfaces.
SafetyShow you understand the safety features of your equipment, such as bindings and brakes.
HealthShow you understand the importance of warming up before taking part in snow sports and drinking plenty of fluids, especially in the mountain environment.
EmergenciesShow you understand the safest places to stop on a run, the importance of staying together in a group, what to do in the event of an accident, the FIS safety code and the hazards of the mountain environment for snow sports.
Part 2
On PisteReach the standard in one of these options (or their international equivalents).
  • Snowlife Snowsports Ski Awards level two.
  • Snowlife Snowsports Snowboards Awards level two.
  • Snowsport England Nordic Award level one.
  • Complete at least 16 hours of snow sports as part of a family or school holiday to a ski resort.