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Membership Snowsports Academy

Become part of the Snowsports Academy family 

By becoming a member you become part of the large Snowsports Academy family. Whether you are a ski instructor, snowboard instructor or simply a winter sports enthusiast, everyone is welcome.

Get your ski instructor or snowboard instructor ID


If you pass the exam and become a member, you will receive a ski instructor or snowboard instructor ID. Simply upload your passport photo and a picture of your certificate. The ID card will be sent to you immediately.


Stay Up-To-Date with the magazine ‘Insight Snowsports’


The annual magazine ‘Insight Snowsports’ deals with the global developments and current topics in winter sports. The current issue will be sent to members by post.

Discounted lift ticket prices


Many ski areas grant lift tickets at discounted prices for ski instructors and snowboard instructors. Simply show your ski instructor or snowboard instructor ID. Whether they do or not and how much discount is granted is at the discretion of the lift company.

25% Discount at iFLOW​


As a special benefit, all members receive an exclusive 25% discount on purchases at the iFLOW store in the G3 Shopping Center in Gerasdorf. The instructor team will also be equipped with the high-quality ski suits from iFLOW in the future.


Discounts at Bründl Sports


All members benefit from exclusive opinion poll discounts with our partner Bründl Sports, valid at all 31 branches throughout Austria. Discover a variety of selected products in the updated opinion poll list. Secure up to 50% discount on skis, ski boots, and bindings and enjoy top quality at unbeatable prices.


Additionally, all general discounts apply:

  • 20% on non-discounted ski boots

  • 20% on rental equipment

  • 7% + 3% on every purchase

Discounts at MFT Balance Boards

Ski professionals point to two key terms for the path to solid skiing: coordination and central mid-position. Both can be perfectly practiced with the effective training programs of the MFT app, which makes the training experience entertaining. All members receive improved purchase prices at MFT.


Order directly from our partner MFT by email, stating your membership number:



Discounts at Athletes Eyewear

From Athletes for Athletes: Athletes Eyewear develops ski goggles and sunglasses in close collaboration with top athletes who know exactly what challenges their sport brings and what features a perfect pair of eyewear must have.

Many instructors at the Snowsports Academy also rely on "Athletes" eyewear to tackle all the challenges on the mountain as effectively as possible. With the code "Snowsports30" all members of the Snowsports Academy can enjoy a 30% discount on their purchase at Athletes Eyewear!



Package 1 (€35):  Snowsports Academy membership for ski and snowboard instructors


Package 2 (€55):  Snowsports Academy membership for ski and snowboard instructors

+ ÖSV membership


Package 3 (€50): Snowsports Academy membership for everyone

+ ÖSV membership

The benefits of an ÖSV membership

(Austrian Ski Federation)


Membership to the ÖSV gives you extensive insurance protection:


- Mountain recovery and rescue costs (e.g. helicopter recovery)

- Recovery costs

- Liability protection while skiing and snowboarding

- Legal protection while skiing and snowboarding

- SKI AUSTRIA - The official club magazine of the ÖSV


and much more.


Further information can be found at:

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