• Ski BC

      Open to ALL Ontario High School Students!

      The Rocky Mountains, British Columbia

      Embark upon a thrilling adventure to the Rocky Mountains in beautiful British Columbia. Let your passion for skiing and sport come to life on your weeklong leadership journey to the West Coast. If you’re interested in sports instruction, teaching physical education, or just being a leader in your school or extracurricular pursuits, this course will help you hone the necessary skills for success!

      Spend five days on the slopes, soaking in the sun as you feel the cool winter air rush across your face. Gain professional assistance in your form from experienced trainers. Let your passion for the outdoors and adventure come to life with views unmatched anywhere else in the country. All your past skiing excursions in Ontario can’t rival the towering Rockies!

      After intense days on the slopes, settle in each evening for educational classes to help you identify your leadership strengths, build your mentorship skills, and step into a new role in your athletic pursuits.

      If you’re a master skier or just a beginner, you are bound to have the time of your life in one of Canada’s most glorious regions.

      Trip Highlights

      • Five-day Ski and Snowboarding Pass
      • Professional Ski or Snowboarding Lesson
      • Curling Activity
      • Event Planning Workshop
      • Leadership Training
      • Student-Led Events
      • Ski Red Mountain’s powder in the Kootenay’s region of the Rockies

      Note: Here at EduTravel, we believe that every activity is a valuable learning experience. ALL entertainment, activities, attractions, and excursions are included in the trip price. We have no hidden fees or optional excursions at EduTravel because your schedule is packed with engaging activities that include everyone. We value inclusion and transparency in our offerings and we know that our travellers appreciate this too!

    • Courses

      • Recreation and Healthy Active Living Leadership (PLF4M)
        Prerequisite: Any health or physical education course

      *Credit granted by the EduTravel Private School and transferable to all Ontario schools.

      EduTravel Private School has been granted the authority to issue credits by the Ontario’s Ministry of Education.  All students will receive a report card upon completion of the course.  All credits issued by EduTravel Private School are transferable to any Ontario School Board or Private School.

    • Mandatory Program Dates

      February 15, 2020: Online Access
      Students will receive an e-mail providing them with information on how to access the online learning platform and begin working on their pre-trip assignments. The pre-trip assignments are due during the first pre-trip class.

      February 29, 2020: Orientation & First Class
      Parents and students are required to attend the morning program orientation.  Only students are required to attend the afternoon introductory class. They will submit the pre-trip assignments, participate in activities and be introduced to additional pre-trip assignments due before departure.

      March 7, 2020: Pre-Trip Online Class
      Students are required to individually complete and submit pre-trip assignments prior to departure.  Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours.

      March 14 to March 22, 2020: Travel Days
      Students are required to complete assignments as they visit sites and participate in the activities during the travel days.  Students are also required to collect information for their summative assignment throughout the trip. The summative assignments are due during the post-trip online class.

      April 4, 2020: Post-Trip Online Class
      Students are required to complete and submit their summative assignment online. Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours.

    • Program Fees

      Register before July 1, 2019, to secure 2019 pricing for the 2020 travel dates!

      Early Bird Pricing: $3290.00

      Ski & Snowboard Package Rentals: $50/day ($250 total)
      Cost to bring your own equipment: $100 additional cost (extra baggage fee; $50/direction)
      Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory) add $190.00

      Registration Deadline – February 1st 2020 (Early Bird Pricing ends July 1st 2019)

      Please note that all students are required to wear a helmet on this program. 

      Please note: It is EduTravel and school board policy that all students travelling on extended trips have both cancellation and medical insurance in place. A specialized student insurance protection plan will be automatically added to the cost of the program fee upon registration. Please know there is an option to opt out of the insurance policy by completing and returning the “Insurance Opt-Out Form” along with proof of valid insurance coverage from another source. 

      Fees Include:

      • Airfare and land transportation
      • Accommodations
      • All breakfast and dinners
      • All admissions to both course specific sights and recreational group activities
      • EduTravel Course Book
      • Tailored experiential learning opportunities
      • Dedicated EduTravel Educational Guide
      • Adult supervision consisting of teachers, tour directors, teaching assistants, and program administrators
      • All applicable taxes
      • All gratuities

      Fees Do Not Include:

      • Cancellation and Medical Insurance
      • Discretionary spending money
      • Lunches
      • Ski/Snowboard Equipment
    Program Details

    Registration Deadline – February 1st 2020

    Register before July 1, 2019, to secure Early Bird Pricing!

    Orientation & First Class: Saturday, February 29, 2020
    Time:  TBA
      TBA (Toronto Region)
    Pre-Trip Online Class: Saturday, March 7, 2020
    Travel Dates:
     Saturday, March 14 to Sunday, March 22, 2020
    Post-Trip Online Class:  Saturday, April 4, 2020

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