Career Break & Gap Year Camps


Fresh faces, fresh experiences, and fresh powder every day! Get away from it all with Career Break or Gap Year Camp!

"Ski or snowboard camps in Western Canada"

Get away from it all and escape into nature for just a few days, weeks or even months, exploring some of the world’s best skiing terrain with one of Nonstop’s many Career Break and Gap Year Camps.

In Western Canada, people from all walks of life seek out a little rest and rejuvenation with a career break ski or snowboard camp. These camps, varying in length and style, aim to help participants improve their skills quickly and efficiently. Whether you’re looking for a quick way to recharge your batteries or if you really want to leave the hustle and bustle of work behind for awhile our Career Break Camps are a great way to get away. Some of the great career break camp choices include the 6-week off-piste camp at Fernie, the 2 to 3 week coaching camps and snow safaris leaving from Fernie to 4 other resorts, and the 3 to 5 week or 11-week ski and snowboard instructor courses at Fernie.

"Shred some powder in Banff, Fernie and Red Mountain"

All done with school but not ready to start your career yet? Go on a Gap Year to explore the world, have new experiences, make new friends and tackle all those big life decisions before life really gets going, and of course, get in a few turns and shred some pow too! Nonstop’s Gap Year Camps are a great choice for anyone that wants to spend their year of exploration, exploring some epic terrain too. Some of our Gap Year Camps include the super popular 11-week instructor courses held at Banff, Fernie and Red Mountain, and short 3 to 5 week instructor courses. Other popular courses include the 6 week.

4 reasons to choose Career Break & Gap Year Camps:

  1. Get away from it all for a few days, weeks or months!
  2. Great choice for a transition between school and career or a break from work.
  3. Incredible opportunity to improve your skiing or snowboarding technique over a long course.
  4. Excellent way to meet new people and enjoy new experiences.
  • North America
  • Northern
  • Canada
Mountain Range
  • Rocky Mountains
  • None
Ski Resort
  • Banff Mt Norquay
  • Fernie
  • Red Mountain Resort
  • Freeride
  • Freestyle
Accomm. Type
  • Lodge/Chalet
  • Hotel
Suited For
  • Couples
  • Solo Travelers
  • Groups
  • Party People
  • $$ - Medium
Meal Plans
  • Half Board
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
  • Twin Bed Room
  • Triple Bed Room
  • Dorm
Amenities & Activities
  • Internet Wifi
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Massage
  • Yoga on request
  • Photographer
  • Pool
  • Communal TV
  • Private TV
  • Gym
Services offered
  • Coachings
  • Guiding
Ability Level
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
Snow Conditions
Dominant Terrain Type
  • Park and Pipe
  • Open Terrain
  • Steep Terrain
  • Tree Runs
  • Cliffs
  • Glaciers
Average Annual Snowfall
  • 3 meter/year - 5 meter/year
  • 10 meter/year - 15 meter/year
Snow Pack
  • Continental
Crowd Factor
  • Medium
Explorer Level
  • Medium