Renew your CANSI Membership now Posted on Oct 3rd, 2017

It's snowing in the West of the country! Start your 2017-2018 season today and renew your CANSI membership!

Click here to renew, and read on to review your benefits as a member.

Your membership 

To maintain your CANSI membership a membership fee must be paid every year (October 1st to September 30th). Payment options are listed at this membership renewal webpage. When paying online using PayPal you have the option to use a credit card or a PayPal account. 

Instructor certifications are valid for 3 years after the season they are achieved or refreshed. To refresh your certification, you must attend a refresher course, a higher level course or the national seminar. These are listed on the Courses page at

Are you aware of the benefits of CANSI membership?

Insurance coverage:

Current professional members are covered by our group liability insurance. Detail on this coverage is available in Members Area of the website at CANSI Insurance Policy Outline.

Training and professional development:

Each year we have exceptional instructors offering members a number of no charge (or minimal cost) refreshers and ski improvement clinics across Canada. We also offer numerous courses to obtain higher-level certifications. The CANSI national seminar is our big training event each year and is open to all members. Check for detail.


The website is your source of information as a professional ski instructor. Courses, membership information, your own records of training and certifications, news items, CANSI policies, cross-country and telemark teaching info, and the history of CANSI are all there for you to use and explore. 

Professional documents:

Current members have access on to our latest technical and pedagogical documents such as the Instructor's Manual, the Course Conductor's Manual, videos and forms. Look in the members' area of the website. Current professional members also receive their business card in pdf format as part of their member card package.


Look professional in a CANSI uniform. You can order jackets, vest, toques, and crests to customize your own apparel on the website. See our uniforms webpage.


Many companies recognize CANSI as a professional organization and provide exclusive to CANSI members. Have a look at our pro-deal webpage

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