What equipment do you need to go scuba diving?

Everyone creates a bucket list at some point in their life, and a common experience added to that list is scuba diving. However, if you have never gone before, you may not know what to bring; and if you are an expert, changing technology can make things easier. No matter the skill level, there are […]

What are the skills you need to go scuba diving?

Many enjoy exploring the amazing world that exists beneath the ocean’s surface. But, there are a number of skills that diver must learn at the onset, which are used throughout one’s diving career.   Buoyancy  Mastering buoyancy is a vital skill that all divers must learn. The skill requires that divers remain calm, focused and steady. The factors involved in […]

How long does it take to get certified to go diving?

Scuba diving is a type of underwater diving in which a diver uses a breathing apparatus, or scuba, which is independent of the surface oxygen supply. Scuba divers will usually contain their own source of oxygen, usually in the form of compressed air. Scuba diving can be done recreationally or professionally, and it is possible […]

How do you become a scuba diving instructor?

A diving instructor is a person that helps teach and train new underwater divers. They are required to have at minimum the same level diving certifications of their trainees and could see some additional requirements as well. To become a scuba diving instructor, you have a few things you’ll want to prepare for, so let’s […]

What to Expect from Ski Instructor Training

Every program is a little different, so don’t take this as the law, but we thought we’d discuss some general expectations and what we’ve experienced taking a fairly in-depth training course. Ski instructor training is generally conducted by the highest qualified skiing professionals. As well as individual crash courses that occur over a few days, […]

Are You Ready to Become a Ski Instructor?

Have you been asking yourself this question a lot lately? We hope you find all your answers here. What standard of skier do I need to be to do the ski instructors course? You need to be a competent parallel skier on all pistes. Because your training is with BASS Megeve instructors you will receive […]

Small but Essential Lesson Safety Tips

Taking a ski lesson is akin to climbing with a belayer; you have the freedom to explore on your own, but you know that a person is present to help in case of danger. Though you may feel more at ease skiing with an instructor, you should always prioritize safety. The ski instructor will determine […]

DIY Ski School: How to Wax Your Skis

While much of your ski education should be conducted on the mountain and in a lesson, there are several aspects of skiing you can learn on your own. One of the most important? Ski maintenance. This equipment can be very temperamental, especially in extreme temperatures and conditions. Learning to take care of your skis will […]