Basic Course of Skiing
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Suusatamise põhikursus
Course title in English
Basic Course of Skiing
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
Kaarel Zilmer (language of instruction:Estonian)
lecturer of 2023/2024 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
Basic knowledge and skills of cross-country skiing as sports-for-all
Brief description of the course
Characteristics and development of skiing. Equipment, criteria and maintainance. Suitable learning and teaching environment, maintanance. Safety in skiing. Skiing styles, basic technical didactical aspects. Participation in skiing activities, self analyses. Teaching aspects. Practical use of skiing in natural settings. Ski-resorts and centers in Estonia.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
-knows about main principles of skiing and, teaching skiing, has basic skills of skiing
can ski on basic level, and can teach basic elements of skiing.
Kaarel Zilmer, Reeda Tuula, Karel Kulbin