How to become a member
- Determine which snowsports school or resort you would like to be employed by as an instructor
- Join the organization and pay your annual dues to become a registered member, click here to get started
- Receive training from your snowsports school to become certified
- Take the level 1 certified exam either with your school (talk to your school trainer for dates) or one led by the PSIA-NW division (check the event calendar for dates)
It is important to remember that our annual season runs July 1st-June 30th and your membership dues for the upcoming season are always due by June 30th no matter when you join. For example, if you join in March and pay dues, you will owe dues again that June for the upcoming season. We encourage new members to join as early as they can in the season to take advantage of all we have to offer.