Children’s Specialist E-Learning Course Essential for All Kids Instructors

The Children’s Specialist 1 (CS1)  E-Learning Course is a valuable resource for anyone teaching kids who wants to gain insight into how children learn and develop so they can better connect with their students and inspire learning. The course is free to members.

“Whether you’re an experienced instructor who wants a refresher on some tried and true practices for teaching kids, or someone who just started teaching this season, I highly recommend taking the CS1 E-Learning Course,” said PSIA-AASI Director of Education Dave Schuiling. “I guarantee it will provide you with insight and inspiration for your next lesson.”

For those instructors working toward their CS1 certification, this e-learning course is a requirement.

Content of the course includes:

  • Video clips, still images, and written descriptions to show you the theories behind leading a successful children’s lesson.
  • Short quizzes to test your knowledge of the subjects learned.

As you work through this course, remember to reference the Children’s Instruction Manual, 2nd edition as it goes into greater detail on the information presented in this e-learning course.

You can also take advantage of the free Introduction to Working with Children E-Learning Course, that takes parts from the Children’s Specialist 1 credential program to help you work with children at your resort.

This course will teach you concepts like the CAP Model and multiple intelligences that you can apply to teaching scenarios. Broaden your knowledge and application of children’s development to be a more effective and successful snowsports instructor.

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