Why choose ZEP?


The three and five week Instructor Camps in May, also include direct hiring opportunities with Whistler Bike Park and ZEP MTB Camps, beginning June 2017.

The three and five week Instructor Camps in August, includes direct hiring opportunities with Whistler Bike Park and ZEP MTB Camps for the following summer, in 2018.

NOTE: To be eligible for employment, campers would need to successfully complete the PMBI Certification Courses, a job interview and hold a valid Canadian Working Visa for the duration of the biking season they wish to work in.

Improve your riding skills

Learn the all-important, fundamental skills you need to rail corners, gain confidence on technical climbs & descents, and master maneuvers such as jumps, drop-offs, front and rear wheel lifts, and more! Learn how to gain control in any situation to build confidence, safety and fun on your bike.

Develop your passion for teaching

Any professional instructor must have a passion for teaching as much as they do for riding. The ZEP INSTRUCTOR CAMP will give you the essential tools you need to become a good teacher - indeed, teaching is a skill you must master in it’s own right, if you are to become a safe, effective instructor.

key things you’ll learn

How to ride better and why the skills you learn work, how to plan and execute professional skills and maneuver-based mountain bike lessons, in both cross country and downhill settings; and how to guide mtb groups safely on technical terrain during your lessons.

Become more skilled, versatile & adaptable

As a rider and instructor; ride anything anywhere.

Have fun!

Riding, learning and practice teaching in the world’s best bike park and bike trails with industry experts... how can you not be stoked on that!

Become your own coach

Through a greater knowledge of riding skills and learning theory, your increased understanding of the sport will help you analyze your own riding and enable you to teach yourself. You’ll be able to continue your own riding improvement long after the ZEP camp.

Recognized Certification from the best

Recognized Certification from the best: Gain the industries most widely available and globally adopted mountain bike instructor certification, the PMBI Certification.