We all need lessons, whatever standard we are! Learning means improvement and improvement translates into enjoyment.

Children can start lessons and skiing from 3 years old, however we would strongly recommend private lessons at this age.

We ask that all children aged five and under are booked into the Little Ones group, including those who can already ski.

The ESS Children’s Ski Garden is a safe, controlled area where our youngest skiers can learn to ski and have fun exploring the snowy environment.

As a beginner, you will need at least a week of group lessons or a series of three two hour sessions to feel safe and in control on your skis or snowboard.

Skiing is a sport that involves physical exercise so the fitter you are the easier it will be, especially at higher altitude.

On the first day of ski school make sure of the following:
Make sure you know what time lessons begin and how to reach the ski school meeting point the day before lessons are due to start.