To give people living with disabilities the opportunity to eliminate barriers that have prevented them in experiencing the Joy and Freedom of Snowsports.
Not only in a fun and inclusive environment that embraces diversity but in an accessible community that treats each individual with respect.
We support specialized skills required for students who have sensory impairment.
We support resource skills required for students who require specialized mobility equipment.
Cognitive Impairments & ASD
We support specific skills required for students who have cognitive impairments or Autism Spectrum Disorders
CADS CERTIFICATION LEVELS
Thinking of becoming a CADS Certified Club to help support and include students of all abilities on the hill?
- Level 1 ASD/CI Module
- Level 1 SitSki Module
- Level 1 VI Module
- Level 1 3-4 Track Module
- Snowboard Level 1 Outriggers Module
- Level 1 Complete Certification
- Level 2 ASD/CI Module
- Level 2 SitSki Module
- Level 2 VI Module
- Level 2 3-4 Track Module
- Snowboard Level 2 Outriggers Module
- Level 2 Complete Certification
- Level 3 Complete Certification
- Level 4 Complete Certification
- Level 4 Evaluator
CADS Instructor Certification Program:
CADS training and instruction is consistent and supported coast to coast.
Programs are consistent with CSIA, CASI methods and Alpine Canada Long-Term Skier Development.
Supported and encouraged through over 1600 Certified Members and over 1500 Volunteers across Canada.
Encourages succession planning for Course Conductors, and senior Examiners, while fostering continued development.