SCO & ASCL Qualifications

Get qualified to lead your own ski trip

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Snowsport England certified courses

We don’t just offer high quality school ski trips, we can also help you get qualified with our Snowsport England certified SCO and ASCL courses.

SCO Course – £85pp

Fancy leading your own trip in the UK or abroad? With a Snowsport Course Organiser (SCO) certificate you can. Based at our offices in Derby, this one day course run by Snow Sports England will give you the skills and the confidence to do it yourself.

If you have booked a ski trip with Rayburn Tours for winter 2019/20 then you receive a complimentary place on the SCO course. For second or third places on the course or for candidates who are not current customers, please see the price above.

This year’s course is being held on Saturday 9th November 2019, to register your interest, please speak to your trip coordinator or call us on 01332 985077 to learn more.

  • Full day’s instruction with a Snowsport England qualifies instructor at Rayburn House in Derby
  • All course materials
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Buffet lunch
School Ski Trip

ASCL Course – £1,279pp

The Alpine Ski Course Leader (ASCL) programme is run by a qualified instructor who will teach you the ins and outs of becoming a responsible leader on the mountain. With this award, you’ll be able to ski with members of your school or club without instructor supervision.

The course runs each December where you’ll travel by air and stay in a 4-star hotel. However, there is no flexibility with dates so please remain flexible with your departure airport. Please note that ski experience and a high level of fitness are required. An SCO qualification is also needed in order to obtain an ASCL qualification. Availability is limited.

  • Return flights from a UK airport
  • Return resort airport transfers
  • 7 nights’ half board accommodation in a 4* hotel
  • Ski hire or ski carriage
  • 6 day course including all tutor and course fees
  • Snowsport England registration fees
  • Course materials

  • Insurance
  • Lunch
  • Getting yourself to the UK departure airport


How to book

To confirm dates and availability, call our team on 01332 347 828 or email

Terms and conditions of booking can be supplied on demand, whilst further questions can be directed to the Rayburn Team or Snowsport England on 01509 232 323.