All staff are required to attend Orientation every season.

You will sign up for orientation during registration. An email confirmation with the dates you selected will be sent to you upon completion of registration. If you need to switch orientation dates, please email scheduler@cypressmountain.com



One of the following: Saturday November 17, November 24, December 1

**Please check your registration reply email for the dates you have selected

  • 9am - 4pm

  • 3rd Floor, Cypress Creek Lodge

This orientation is entirely indoors, no gear required. Please bring:

  • Social Insurance Number (required so we can pay you!)

  • Work Permit copy (if applicable)

  • Background check (if not completed online)

  • Certifications copies (if not already submitted)

  • Proof of Certification renewal/dues paid

  • Lunch (if the mountain is open the cafeteria will be open)

* Please bring copies. We will not have access to the photocopier.


It is a great opportunity to get to know your co-workers, supervisors, and trainers and to work out some of the summer cobwebs and get your feet sliding under you again.  

One of the following: Sunday December 9, Sunday December 16

**Please check your registration reply email for the dates you have selected

  • 9am - 4pm

  • Meet at The Olympic Rings

This orientation is entirely on-snow and will run in all weather conditions. Please bring:

  • ski or snowboard gear

  • helmet (mandatory)

Lift Tickets will be issued to you by trainers

Uniforms are not required. They will be issued to you on your first shift.



Shuttle transportation is free for staff attending orientation. Please inform the bus driver that you are staff and that you are coming for your first shift. 

You do not need your staff pass for orientation shuttles. 

*The shuttle will ONLY be stopping at Lonsdale Quay (8:30am) & Park Royal (8:45am) on November 17. It will leave Cypress at 4:30pm.

For pick up location details & schedules, please visit www.cypresscoachlines.com