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Group Lessons

Adult Group Lessons

Throughout the week we offer a number of adult ski group lessons for all levels of ability. Lead by an experienced instructor, these lessons are a great cheaper option if you are looking to improve your own skills in a more social environment.

The sessions are an hour long, with groups up to a maximum of 10 participants.

Beginner Sessions- A group lesson designed for those who have never been skiing before. It includes an induction to equipment, static exercises, walking, climbing and sliding on skis. These sessions are 15 mins longer than our other group lessons in order to give you time to learn about and understand all the equipment you use when you ski.

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Improver sessions- A group lesson which follows the taster session. These include control of speed and direction using snowplough, leading to beginner turns and an introduction to the lift.

Lift User Sessions- A group lessons suited for those who have mastered the lift use and are ready to move on from the beginners group. it includes revision of snowplough turns and leads on to the parallel turning.

Find our timetable here

If you are interested in booking into one of our group lessons please give us a call to claim your spot. Group lesson prices include the equipment- Please remember to bring your own gloves, a long sleeved top and comfortable trousers. 

Junior Ski School

Saturday Junior Ski School has been a great success over the past years. Every weekend we have over 30 kids coming down to join our fun lessons in a vibrant atmosphere under the supervision of enthusiastic and professional instructors.

Ski school is a fantastic environment for your children to be introduced to skiing, to pick up a new hobby, get ready for your winter holiday or just practice their skills and improve their own skiing. 

We welcome ages 7 to 16 years old with any level of experience from Never-ever to Beginners and lift users. There is no pre-booking required but make sure you get here around 15 minutes earlier as we operate on first come first serve basis. If it is your first time please join us at 10 am so we can sign you in and set you up with some skis. The lessons start at 10.30am and last one hour.

As of the 1st September, we will be opening up a Brand New class on Saturday mornings for younger children between the ages of 4 to 6. Our Mini Snow Bears group lessons will be from 11:45-12:30.

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Mini Snow Bears

From September 2015, we will be running Ski School on slightly later on Saturday Mornings for children between the ages 4-6. This is to ensure a safe learning environment for your children, with the instructors undivided attention the focus will be for a fun and exciting skiing experience.

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School Instruction

We highly encourage schools to bring their students down for group lessons; Skiing and Snowboarding are fantastic and challenging new sports to learn, and give young people the chance to be active doing something awesome fun with their friends. Skiing and Snowboarding can also be used towards a GCSE or A Level PE certificate, or even for a Duke of Edinburgh award.

We offer School groups a special reduced price for lessons with us here in Cardiff. Group rates are based on an hour session for up to 12 participants skiing, or 8 snowboarding, with equipment hire included. Schools can book in multiple sessions over a preferred period of time and get invoiced for our services. 

  • We offer Snowlife Awards at a small additional charge- these are UK recognized accreditation that can be used at other Snow sports centers across the UK. 
  • We offer every child a FREE HOUR of recreational practice time whenever they want with every lesson they have with their school-  2 hours of skiing for the price of 1.
  • Our sessions are a great opportunity to learn a new skill, develop a hobby, stay active and get ready for winter holiday
  • School instructions are lead by experienced, nationally qualified, CRB checked and First Aid qualified instructors.
  • To book in your sessions please give us a call. You will be asked to provide your participant names, shoe sizes, heights and weights before attending your first sessions.

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Contact Us

info@skicardiff.co.uk

+44 (0)29 20561793

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