Rob Norton, the founder of Vivid Snowboarding and head coach has 18 years industry experience. Rob is a current BASI Snowboarder examiner and holds the top British, Swiss and French snowboard licences. Having examined BASI instructors for the last 12 years he knows what ingredients are needed to make world class instructors. Having previously run snowboard schools and going on to set up Vivid Snowboarding in 2011, Rob has sifted through 100’s of CVs in his time. He knows what is needed to help gain that all important first instructing job.
Rob Norton, “I have worked globally training and examining up and coming instructors and really feel the Vivid Snowboarding product is 100% snowboarder thought out. Without wanting to sound too cheesey, it’s a snowboarders snowboard course. From running a successful snowboard school in Verbier, I know what I’m looking for when employing an instructor. This course is designed with that in mind. We aim to make you a great snowboarder, awesome teacher and super employable in the industry. We are a snowboard school doing snowboard training, we are not a generic gap provider.”