Liberty is looking for some fun loving, enthusiastic skiers and snowboarders to share their passion and join our team of instructors for the winter season!

Image: An instructor and two young students riding a chairlift

Instructor Training Course

The Liberty Instructor Training Course is designed for experienced (you don't need to be an expert!) skiers and snowboarders who would like to become instructors or would like to learn more about skiing and snowboarding. All levels of skiing and riding will be discussed. This is a great opportunity to improve your own skills while learning how to help others!

The Instructor Training Course is a 3 day course that consist of 1 day in a classroom and 2 days on the snow. You must attend all three sessions to pass the class and qualify to be offer a position.

Instructor Training Course dates:

Indoor Session (Eastwind Room)
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 8am–4pm
On-snow Sessions
Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 8am–4pm
Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 8am–5pm

Check-in in the Clock Tower Building (TLC Lobby) from 8-8:30am

$50 registration fee includes all training and 2 days lift tickets (for days of on snow training)

Pre-registration Required! Call Cathy Hoffman at 717-642-8282 x3399 or email

The course will cover the basics of ski and snowboard teaching such as:
  • Image: A ski instructor helping to slow down a young studentDemonstration of Skills
  • Explanation of Skills
  • Proper Choice of Terrain for Teaching
  • Error Detection and Correction
  • Teaching/Learning Styles
  • Teaching Psychology
  • Personal Skiing/Riding Improvement
  • America Teaching Methodology
  • Class Handling
  • Teaching Children
  • Slope Safety/Your Responsibility Code

Candidates successfully completing the Instructor Training Course will be offered a position with Liberty Mountain for the 2018-2019 season!