11 Week Board Instructor Program – Sample Itinerary

This sample itinerary gives you an idea of what to expect during your YES Program. Please note that there may be changes week to week during your course, and the optional activities are always subject to change. Each Sunday we will share the specific weekly schedule for that week, and we publish it online so you can always have it at your fingertips.

WEEK 1 – Ride Improvement Week

WEEK 1

ON-SNOW ACTIVITIES

OFF-SNOW ACTIVITIES

Saturday Arrival Day Arrange boarding gear and pick up pass – prepare for first day on snow.
Sunday 9:30am – Meet at Longhorn Patio for morning orientation on the mountain 4:00pm – Welcome Group Après Function
Monday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
Tuesday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
TECHNICAL VIDEO DAY
6:00pm – Boot Fitting at McCoos
Wednesday  Rest Day – Group house clean-up
Thursday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
FUN VIDEO DAY
Friday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function – Fun Video
Whistler Village

WEEK 2 – LEVEL 1 TRAINING / PREP

WEEK 2

ON-SNOW ACTIVITIES

OFF-SNOW ACTIVITIES

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – 3:00pm – Prior Factory Tour
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler 2:00pm – Equipment tuning clinic – Profile
Tuesday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
TECHNICAL VIDEO DAY
6:00pm – Injury prevention course
Wednesday  Rest Day – Group house clean-up
Thursday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
FUN VIDEO DAY
Friday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function – Fun Video
Whistler Village

WEEK 3 – CASI LEVEL 1 EXAM

WEEK 3

ON-SNOW ACTIVITIES

OFF-SNOW ACTIVITIES

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – 3:00pm – Anyone for Bungee Jumping?
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday 8:30am – CASI Level 1 Exam Indoor class session 4pm
Tuesday 8:30am – CASI Level 1 Exam Indoor class session 4pm
Wednesday 8:30am – CASI Level 1 Exam Exam results – location and time TBA
Thursday REST DAY
Friday REST DAY 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function
Whistler Village

WEEK 4 – AST 1 Program

WEEK 4

ON-SNOW ACTIVITIES

OFF-SNOW ACTIVITIES

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – Canucks vs Maple Leaf in Vancouver
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday AST Level 1 – Avalanche Safety Training Course
Tuesday AST Level 1 – Avalanche Safety Training Course
Wednesday AST Level 1 – Avalanche Safety Training Course
Thursday Rest Day – group house clean-up
Friday Backcountry day !!! 4:00pm Final Week Wrap-up Après Function
Whistler Village

WEEK 5 – Advanced Ride Improvement

Week 5

On-Snow Activities

Off-Snow Activities

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – YES Amazing Race
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates 6:30pm – Optional Activity – Fire & Ice show
Monday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
Tuesday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
TECHNICAL VIDEO DAY
Wednesday  Rest Day – Group house clean-up
Thursday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
FUN VIDEO DAY
Friday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function – Fun Video
Whistler Village

WEEK 6 – Advanced Ride Improvement

Week 6

On-Snow Activities

Off-Snow Activities

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – Snowmobiling
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
Tuesday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
TECHNICAL VIDEO DAY
Wednesday Rest Day – Group house clean-up
Thursday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
FUN VIDEO DAY
Friday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function – Fun Video
Whistler Village

WEEK 7 – Snow Park Training

Week 7

On-Snow Activities

Off-Snow Activities

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – Snowmobiling
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler – Snow Park Training
Tuesday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
Snow Park Training
Wednesday Rest Day
Thursday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
Snow Park Training FUN VIDEO DAY / CASI Park Instructor Course (for those who qualify)
Friday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler / CASI Park Instructor Course (for those who qualify) 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function – Fun Video
Whistler Village

WEEK 8 – Advanced Ride Improvement

Week 8

On-Snow Activities

Off-Snow Activities

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – Ziptrek
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
Tuesday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
TECHNICAL VIDEO DAY
Wednesday Rest Day
Thursday  9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
FUN VIDEO DAY
Friday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function – Fun Video
Whistler Village

WEEK 9 – Level 2 Prep Week

Week 9

On-Snow Activities

Off-Snow Activities

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – Snow Shoeing
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
Tuesday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
TECHNICAL VIDEO DAY
Wednesday Rest Day
Thursday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler
FUN VIDEO DAY
Friday 9:30am – Meet Pro Instructor at Roundhouse Lodge Whistler 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function – Fun Video
Whistler Village

WEEK 10 – CASI Level 2 Exam

Week 10

On-Snow Activities

Off-Snow Activities

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – Dog Sledding
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday 8:30am – CASI Level 2 Course
Tuesday 8:30am – CASI Level 2 Course
Wednesday  8:30am – CASI Level 2 Course
Thursday 8:30am – CASI Level 2 Course Exam results – location and time TBA
Friday Rest Day 4:00pm Week Wrap-up Après Function
Whistler Village

WEEK 11 – AST Level 2 – Backcountry Course

Week 11

On-Snow Activities

Off-Snow Activities

Saturday Rest Day – Group house clean-up Optional Group Activity – Snow Shoeing
Sunday Rest Day / ride with your mates
Monday AST Level 2 – Backcountry Course
Tuesday AST Level 2 – Backcountry Course
Wednesday AST Level 2 – Backcountry Course Overnight stay in backcountry
Thursday AST Level 2 – Backcountry Course
Friday Rest Day 4:00pm Final Wrap-up Après Function
Whistler Village
Saturday Departure Day
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