Start a Sports Industry Career as a Ski and Snowboard Shop Technician

CMC has partnered with SnowSports Industries of America for in-depth training and certification

Put your passion to work with a career in the snowboard and ski business! On the slopes and off, you'll be close to the sport you love and on top of the latest trends in design and equipment.

What makes Colorado Mountain College special:

  • Internationally recognized
  • The first program of its kind
  • Endorsed by the SnowSports Industries of America (SIA)
  • Solid relationships with national clothing and equipment manufacturers
  • Started with the help of Billy Kidd, Steamboat Ski Corporation's Director of Skiing and a legend in American skiing
  • Offers hands-on training in repair, tuning and boot-fitting
  • Located in the international ski resort of Steamboat Springs

You could repair and tune cutting-edge equipment. You could consult with Olympic athletes and national teams. A certificate in Ski and Snowboard Shop Technology gives you the technical skills you need to score a job at a ski and snowboard shop. Become a gear expert at Colorado Mountain College and move on to an exciting job in the middle of the sport you love.

Get Hands-on as a Ski and Snowboard Shop Technician

Gain technical skills in a ski resort town
To secure ski industry jobs, you need connections. Colorado Mountain College gives you valuable opportunities to work and network in the resort town of Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

You'll get real-world experience with repair and tuning equipment. You'll also learn how to properly fit boots and secure bindings. You'll be giving skiers the tools they need to have a safe, fun experience on the mountain.

Steamboat Springs is a great place to learn the trade. Ski and rental shops abound, and during the winter season, you'll find plenty of places to put your technical skills to work.

Colorado Mountain College has an international reputation in the ski and snowboard business. International business contacts through Colorado Mountain College can give you a great start in the snowsports industry. Because our ski and snowboard business program at was the first of its kind, it is respected by industry professionals nationwide and overseas. With this international business reputation, you can make valuable contacts and gain experience that would take several years on the job.

Study ski and snowboard business at Colorado Mountain College in Steamboat Springs. No other college offers such a well-known business program in an international resort setting.

Learn About SnowSports Industries America Certification

SnowSports Industries America and CMC have created the first industry-wide certification and testing center for the snowsports industry.

Learn more about the SIA Certification.

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