What do all the acronyms mean?

CADS: Canadian Association for Disabled Skiers is our national body, and it is through CADS that we can run certification courses. They set standards and protocol for all provinces.
http://www.disabledskiing.ca

CSIA: Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance. This is the national governing body for ski instruction. CADS instructors follow CSIA teaching methodology, using adaptive techniques and equipment with their students as needed.
http://www.snopro.com

CASI: Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors. The national governing body for snowboard instruction. CADS instructors follow CASI teaching methodology, using adaptive techniques and equipment with their students as needed.
http://www.casi-acms.com

BCAS (formerly DSABC): BC Adaptive Snowsports refers to our provincial body. They oversee and provide support for all 8 zones province wide.
http://www.disabledskiingbc.com

ASSP: Adaptive Sports at Sun Peaks.
http://www.adaptivesportsatsunpeaks.org/

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