Snow-Camp Scotland

Our full Programme Journey is available in Scotland, which takes place at Snow Factor and Bearsden Ski & Board Club in Glasgow.

Our Programme Journey

Our programmes run from July-June each year. All young people must be aged 13-21 and must start at the beginning on First Tracks with no prior snowsports experience.

First Tracks Programme

Snow-Camp Scotland First Tracks Poster 2018

Graduate Programme

This programme offers young people the opportunity to further develop their snowsports skills over 6 weekends. Young people attend life-skills sessions focusing on vocational opportunities with presentations from industry representatives. Young people gain an ASDAN qualification in Sports and Fitness and they also continue through the Snowsport Scotland Snowlife Award system started on the First Tracks Programme.

The next programme will be running on the following dates:

Course 1: Saturday 27th October, Saturday 3rd November, Saturday 10th November, Saturday 17th November, Saturday 24th November, Saturday 1st December

Course 2: Sunday 28th October, Sunday 4th November, Sunday 11th November, Sunday 18th November, Sunday 25th November, Sunday 2nd December

Excel Programme

When a young person reaches the Excel Programme they are motivated and ready to pursue a career in the snowsports industry. Over 10 weeks young people, aged 16-21, train to become qualified Snowsport Scotland Level 1 ski or snowboarding instructors. They also experience the mountains for the first time on our annual residential.

The next programme will be running on the following dates:

February 2019

March 2019

April 2019

Apprenticeship Programme

We provide 2 young people, aged 16-21, who have completed our First Tracks, Graduate and Excel Programmes, with full-time employment for 1 year with Snow-Camp. The Apprenticeship Programme incorporates work placements with snowsports industry partners alongside an SQL Level 2 in sports coaching and a BASI Level 1 snowsport instructor qualification.

The next Apprenticeship Programme will start in June 2019.

Get in touch with Laura McIntyre

If you're interested in finding out more about our Scotland programmes our Programme Manager, Laura, would love to speak to you. Please do get in touch.

Our Awards

Apprenticeship National Award 2015 logo
community sport award logo
London Youth Silver Quality Mark
London Youth Gold Quality Mark
NCVO
ASDAN

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