Ski Industry Links


BC Mountain Resorts Branch

List of contact information for the BC Mountain Resorts Branch.


Canadian Ski Council

The Canadian Ski Council is a not-for-profit organization with the goal of increasing participation in recreational snowboarding, alpine, and cross-country skiing in Canada.

  • Grade 4/5 SnowPass – a pass for grade 4/5 students to ski and snowboard at participating ski area.
  • Never Ever Days – A beginner program that includes a lift ticket, lesson and rentals for a first-timers for just $25.  Available at participating resorts on specific dates.



go2HR is BC’s tourism human resource association responsible for coordinating the Tourism Labour Market Strategy. They provide industry resources for recruitment, retention and training, including a free job board, foreign worker information, workplace safety tools, FOODSAFE by distance education and SuperHost. Please check out the following links to resources and information relevant to ski area operators.

Recruitment & Retention

Health & Safety


OHS & Safety Tools & Resources

Ski Area Employee Safety Resources – a comprehensive directory of resources developed in partnership with go2HR.

Impairment & Cannabis resources:



Schools Resources


Selkirk College


Ski Area Associations

  • NSAA (US)
  • ASSQ (Quebec)
  • OSRA (Ontario)
  • ASAA (Atlantic)
  • CSP (Canadian Ski Patrol)
  • CSIA (Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance)
  • CASI (Canadian Association of Snowboard Instructors)


Ski Helmet Safety

Information on safety on the slopes, why you should wear a helmet, how to choose a helmet, safety tips for parents, and more.

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WindyTY Weather Forecast

A detailed and interactive weather forecast website. Includes a wind map.

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CWSAA Vehicle Partner

Use promo code “CWSAA” for 10%-off rental vehicles.