Home of the Champions

About Flachau

Become a ski or snowboard instructor in Flachau! Flachau holds an international reputation for its breadth, well-groomed slopes and virtual snow guarantee due to tits renovated network of snow cannons. It’s home to several World Cup events and world champions, along with over 25 ski areas, 760 kilometers of slopes and 270 lifts to choose from. Have the ultimate ski instructor experience, since life as a ski instructor in Austria is something really special!

Located in the heart of the Salzburger Sportswelt, you also have easy access to Flachauwinkl, Wagrain and St. Anton. Recently, Flachau was named winner of best overall ski area of the International Ski Area Test 2014.


The Instructor Life in Flachau 

Flachau has hosted several World Cup races over the last 20 years. Throughout your season as a ski instructor in Flachau, you may have the opportunity to see the World Cup race and also some world champions training. In fact, Flachau is the birthplace of world champions, including Olympic gold medalist, Hermann Maier. With boundless pistes and ski runs, seven ski schools, regular events and a reputation for having a very active nightlife and afterski scene, Flachau’s got you covered.


Become a ski instructor in Flachau


  • From 950m to 1990m altitude
  • Vertical Drop: 1040m
  • 56km of pistes to explore
  • Varied Terrain (41% intermediate, 48% advanced, 11% expert)
  • 120km of piste throughout the area
  • Longest run: 8km
  • 45 lifts
  • 3 Terrain parks
  • World Cup every year
  • Part of Ski Amadé

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