CADS: is our national body, and it is through CADS that we can conduct certification courses. They set standards, policies and protocols for all provinces. https://adaptivesnowsports.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. CADS is now partnered with CSIA.
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. CADS is now partnered with CASI.
BCAS: BC Adaptive Snowsports refers to our provincial body. They oversee and provide support for all 8 zones province wide.
ASSP: Adaptive Sports at Sun Peaks is the local Program based at Sun Peaks, BC.
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