Operator Training

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European Operator Training 2022

Also this autumn, the operator training course, continue.

The package consists of theoretical online courses and ON SNOW practical trainings on the Stelvio glacier. The courses teaches basic rules for safe handling of equipment in theory and practice: general guidelines for behavior, legal principles, risks, tips for safe and efficient handling of the machine, slope preparation and much more. The training is suitable for operators with and without experience. Company or ski area-specific rules are always taken into account and supplement or replace the content taught in the course.
After successful completion of the training, each participant receives a certificate.


  • Tailor-made and professional driver training
  • Many years of experience in piste preparation and snow production
  • Mastery of all levels of difficulty of slopes and parks
  • International know-how
  • Proven in use at Olympics, World Cup and European Cup races


Content Online Course

  • Basics
  • Functioning principle of a snow groomer
  • Rules of conduct
  • Dangers and risks
  • Dangerous chemical substances

Content Practical ON SNOW Training

  • 9:00-12:00 Instruction on the most important operating elements of the machine and
    hands on overview of daily maintenance
  • 13:00-17:00 Best practices for slope preparation with explanations of machine settings
    and performance, dos & don'ts
  • When booking an additional practice day: Winch operation in detail

Participation in the ON SNOW practical training is only possible after successful completion of the online
course. The schedule of the practical training may vary slightly due to weather conditions.

Registration Procedure

  1. Registration via the Academy e-mail address academy@prinoth.com
  2. Course payment by invoice
  3. After receipt of payment, participant receives access to the online course on our e-learning platform
  4. After successful completion of the online course, the participant receives the date for the ON SNOW
    practical training

Course Details

  • Online course available on our e-learning platform after registration has been completed
  • Next practical ON SNOW Sessions in preparation…


The training package including online course and 1 day ON SNOW practical training for € 1,150.00 plus VAT
per person. Lunch and access to the glacier by lift are included in the package fee. Travel to and from the
event as well as accommodation must be organized and paid for by the participant.
Further ON SNOW practical training days can be booked at a price of € 970.00 plus VAT per person per day.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions: academy@prinoth.com.

Info COVID-19

The regulations valid at the time of the training must be observed. If necessary, please check with us before
your appointment by sending an enquiry to academy@prinoth.com.

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