Chris Perkins, well known industry veteran, has been appointed consultant/trainer for Kassbohrer All Terrain Vehicles' new program, PRO ACADEMY. Introduced at the NSAA Convention in May, PRO ACADEMY offers professional training for efficient and economical snow management.
Chris started his career at Squaw Valley, CA and over the years has gained a wide range of ski area knowledge. Chris's extensive experience makes him well suited for Pro Academy. Chris has expertise in snow grooming, snow making, ski lift construction, electronic ticketing and GPS systems. Most recently, he was a consultant for Vail Resorts for fleet management software.
The challenges for ski resorts are getting ever greater and operating costs continue to rise. Precisely for this reason, Kassbohrer All Terrain Vehicles has developed a new OEM-independent training concept. PRO ACADEMY offers 5 different training modules to include: entry level snow grooming; advanced snow grooming; individual consultation; practices for efficient snow management and snow grooming for competitive events.