Links & Downloads

Members Only Links & Downloads

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For Conference & Online Industry Session recordings >> Click HERE.

COVID-19 Ski Area Operations Documents

Public facing document – Ski Well Be Well can be shared and posted to your website!

Regulator Guidance document (not to be shared with general public, or posted, but for use with regulators)

Ski Area Operator Documents – For internal industry use only.  Not to be shared, posted, or published!

Please note, many of these documents are being reviewed and some are not available online at this time.  Please contact the CWSAA office to obtain these documents.
See more Employee Safety and industry resources available at

NEW! Community Ski Area Best Practices in Business Planning, 2020
Best Practices for Tubing Operations, 2019
HR-Employee Retention & Engagement Manual, 2019
Employee Skiing and Snowboarding, NEW 2019
Best Practices (Maintenance Risk & Safety) Manual, 2007
Minimum Lift Operations Best Practices, 2007
School Trip Safety Package, draft updated 2016
Terrain Park Guidelines, draft updated 2016
Rental Shop Best Practices Manual, 2009
Industry Best Practices for Inbounds Avalanche Terrain, 2008
Winch Cat Guidelines, 2002 (currently under review)

Ski Area Safety Talk: Lift Operations

2020/21  CWSAA Staff Housing Survey

Thanks to the help of many members and BC Mountain Resorts Branch, a database has been developed with grants and funding sources. The database is a live evolving document – your input to keep it current is important.

Grants & Funding information

Associate Members:  Digital Advertising in the Newsletter Section of the website
Click here to view the procedure for digital advertising.

Click Here to view and order safety signage and accident forms.

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