Instructor Information Page



Welcome to the Lost Valley Ski and Snowboard School

Instructor Information page. 






In addition to registering for the Instructor Training Course, all new appicants must also complete the employment application at the following link:



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Uniform Order

All Instructors (non Apprentice) who do not already have a Lost Valley Ski and Snowboard School Uniform must reserve a uniform at the following link...CLICK HERE



Instructor Training Course Schedule

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All Instructors (yes, returning staff too!):
Please take the online new instructors course with PSIA/AASI before Saturday 1/1
  • Send me the results at
  • Bring your printed certificate to Sugarloaf on 1/1 . 
  • Required before Sugarloaf tickets will be distributed 


Multi Week Lesson Program Availability Starting Jan 7

Please CLICK HERE and fill out the availability form for the days and times that you can commit to a 6 week lesson program. Remember that it will be your responsibility to make it to all of the lessons unless other arrangements have been made at least 48 hours in advance.  

Weekend  and Holiday Availability

Any instructor wishing to recieve a complimentary lift ticket on a weekend or a holiday/vacation week must sign up for availablility on that day by following the link below. You must also arrive at lost valley no later than 9:45 to recieve a complentary ticket on that date. If no availability is listed on a day that you wish to come to Lost Valley, or you are not here by 9:45 no complimetary ticket will be provided. 

Christmas Break

Please Click Here to fill out the times that you will be at Lost Valley over Christmas Break. We will be assigning lessons based on this availability

Line Up

on weekends an holidays line up will be in Ski and Snowboard School Meeting room 15 minutes before the top of each hour from 10am -3pm

*Please Note: Listing availability means that you WILL BE HERE and at LINE UP in Ski and Snowboard School Room  15 minutes before the top of each hour so that we may assign lessons to you.

  • If a lesson is assigned the 15 minutes of line up time will be included in your pay
  • If no lesson is assigned you will be paid for 15 minutes of line up time and you may be excused until the next line up
  • Failure to appear at line up may result in the loss of ticket privilege
Important Dates. Instructor Training Starts Dec 1








Instructor Jackets

Download the Instructor Jacket Order Form. Return complete with deposit to Lost Valley. Apprentices (under 15 yrs of age) will not be in uniform and should not reserve a jacket

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New This Year! Test your knowledge.

Take the PSIA/AASI New Instructors Exam Here




Program Availability Please Fill This Out Before 12/10/2018 

VERY IMPORTANT!!!  It will be assumed that ANYONE who has not filled out this form by 12/10 has elected not to be part of our staff for this season. If no availability is listed, you will be removed from our roster of intructors, and not employed by Lost Valley



Join our Facebook chat group

  • go to and add Tad as a friend.
  • Send a message to us there saying "add to group"
  • Your name will be added to our group discussions. A great way to communicate with the entire staff at once.Bulletins are posted there often about quick things that come up during the course of the season.
  • Check out instructor resources and information about PSIA and AASI at
Instructor Ticket Policy

Instructors in good standing will be issued an Instructor Lift Ticket for any day that they wish to come to Lost Valley regardless to whether or not they may have lesson assignments. Some experienced instructors may earn the priviledge of having a Season Pass. This priviledge is granted under  the Director's approval. As part of this aggreement , it will be the instructor's responsibility to check in at the Ski and Snowboard School desk every hour to see if any lessons have been added to the day's itinerary for which their services as an instructor may be required. Failure of an instructor to make themselfes available if needed while skiing or snowboarding at Lost Valley, may result in loss of lift ticket priviledges.. 

Instuctors in good standing may also request a complimentary pass for a friend . This request must be placed with the Director 48 hrs before the desired date of ticket

Any instructor wishing to ski or snowboard during Holiday hours or on weekends, must be at Lost Valley by 9:45 am in order to receive an Instructor Lift Ticket , unless previous arrangements have been made. 

if you have not made prior arrangements and arrive after 9:45 on a weekend or holiday,  you will not be given a lift ticket and may purchase one at the ticket counter