+33 4 50 55 89 21
72 Route de Fry, Pont des Gets 74440 Taninges France
Joe and his team offer a great learning experience, have fun at the same time as learning. All English speaking instructors with masses of experience in various disciplines - alpine, telemarking and snowboarding. Whether you are a beginner or wanting some tips on improving then contact these guys if you...
+44 20 32863661 / +33 4 50 73 93 75
A British ski school with branches in Chamonix, Chatel, Courchevel, Les Deux Alpes, Les Gets, Megeve, Meribel, Morzine, Tignes and Val d'Isere there are lots of classes to choose from, and instructors take a progressive attitude towards learning. BASS says: "At British Alpine Ski School Megeve, we believe in innovative...
+41 22 534 9678
Imm. Brunet 2ieme, Verbier, Switzerland
Chocolate Freeride Productions say... Chocolate Freeride Productions was created with one simple goal: Make good skiing more accessible. We believe that this sport isn't about instruction, nor is it about promises of extreme descents, this sport is about the way of life, and the psychological and physical approach that must...
+39 165 848 254
Monte Bianco 15, 11017 Courmayeur, Italy
Courmayeur runs ski and snowboard lessons using video techniques. They offer a week-long package that includes each day in a different resort. Specialists in snowboarding, Courmayeur run a number of different courses and clinics including off-piste and heli-skiing for boarders as well as skiers. Two offices: Piazzale Monte Bianco 15...
+41 27 957 49 04
Obere Dorfstrasse 64, 3906 Saas Fee, Switzerland
Ski school in Saas Fee located right in the middle square by the church. Our researcher would recommend this school rather than the swiss school for a few reasons. It is smaller and more personal, their groups only go up to eight whereas the swiss school has up to 20....
+33 4 92 24 56 47 / +33 6 79 46 24 84
30 Rue de Castres, 05100 Briancon, France
Having recently teamed up with New Generation, this is a British-owned ski school in Monêtier run by BASI instructors, also with an excellent reputation. They can arrange your accommodation and transfers and guarantee you a warm welcome to Serre Chevalier. Another new service is childcare, they can arrange for babies...
+33 4 76 80 17 98
Evolution 2 want to share their love of the mountain and mountain sports with you, not only teaching you but making sure you have a wonderful time doing it! The groups are no bigger than 8 at a time, ensuring you get the best out of each lesson. They also...
+33 4 50 55 90 22
350 avenue de la Plage 74 400 CHAMONIX
Evolution2 in Chamonix have a wide range of activities and lessons to suit everybody. With lessons for adults ranging from complete beginner classes, intermediates to give you more confidence and move you on to the next level of expert - in both skiing and snowboarding. They offer guiding as well...
+1 866 754 5425
Mountain School, Big Mountain Centre, Mountaineer Hotel, Kicking Horse, BC
There are a number of programmes on offer at the Big Mountain Centre to suit all abilities and ages: The Learning Centre is a new facility in Kicking Horse. They focus on total beginner or skiers who are novices and want to improve their skills. The programmes arim to help...
+33 771 85 62 79
Marmalade launched their ski school in 2010 and since then they've been growing steadily - we've heard several glowing reports. Their experienced team of instructors teach all levels of skier - from beginner to pro. You'll find them across the Three Valleys in Meribel, Courchevel and La Tania. The Marmalade offer:...
+33 (0)7 61 87 13 75, or UK +44 131 208 2079
The Pines, The Green, Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire, GL2 7DX
This small British ski school, based in Courchevel and La Tania, offer lessons for all ages and abilities, and best of all there's a 5% discount for all MadDogSki customers. There are private or group lessons to choose from and all their qualified instructors speak English. With this young and...
+44 1462 674000
Based in ski resorts across the French Alps, New Generation ski school are a British run ski and snowboard school. In 2005, Which Guides and the Snow Awards voted New Generation the Ski School of the Year. They focus on coaching vs. instruction. New Gen's brochure invites you to 'unlock...
+44 1225 632 165
Nonstop, 3B, Plough Brewery, 516 Wandsworth Road, London, SW8 3JX
NONSTOP run a range of courses for all ability levels to either get you going on either skis or a snowboard. NONSTOP also run training courses for would-be instructors for skiers and snowboarders alike. There are also Safari holidays where you can explore, the tours are all highly organised and...
+33 6 14 03 47 22
73120 Courchevel, France
Could your skiing do with a little spit'n'polish? Think this might be the year to get off your plateau and do something really exciting? P2P, or Peak2Piste, might be the people you've been waiting for. Based in the Three Valleys, Brits Neil and Izzy Milne combine skill, experience and passion...
0208 123 3001 / +33 621 93 93 80 in resort
Val d'Isere, France
Progression is a British run ski and board school that offers all lesson types from beginner to freeride. Private Lessons throughout the season, adult group lessons and clinics outwith school holidays and kids' group lessons and teen clinics during the school holidays. Their very experienced team of British and international...
+39 165 842477
Strada Regionale 51, 11017 Courmayeur, Italy
The original school of Courmayeur has convenient offices on and off the pistes. Private, group, snowboard and children lessons are all given as well as off-piste guiding and instruction. They also cater for disabled and blind skiers and boarders. Included in their group lessons is a trip to either nearby...
+1 877 542 2633
Sunshine Village, Banff, Canada
The ski school desk is in the Old Sunshine Lodge, the Mad Trapper's building. There are a range of lessons on offer for all ages and abiities: Tiny Tigers Day Care - 19mths to 6 yrs. Tiny Tigers Ski & Play - 3 - 6 yrs Kids Kampus - 6...
Fontaine n°46, 73570, Brides Les Bain,s France
A small ski school providing private lessons for their clients, aimed primarily at family and children, with a view to giving everyone personal attention. They take all levels and children from three years old. They collect you from your chalet, book restaurants and also give you a disc of photos...
+43 5446 3411
Kandaharweg 15, St Anton, Austria
The main office is opposite the Gampen chairlift. Other offices are on the pedestrian zone of Dorfstrasse, in Nasserein and in St Christoph. The larger of the two schools in St Anton, Skischule Arlberg was founded in 1921 by Hannes Schneider, and has become one of the most famous ski...
+43 5444 5257 / 5404
Schneesport Akademie, Silvrettaplatz 2, 6561 Ischgl, Austria
Snow Sport Academy (Schneesports Akademie) in Ischgl has a long history, with more than 100 certified ski instructors they offer private or group ski lessons. They also offer snowshoeing, mountain walking, moonlit snow walks, backcountry tuition and more. Check their website for prices and availability.
+44 161 818 6557
SnowLimits are a small, friendly and professional British Ski School who offer ski lessons across the Three Valleys. They consistently rank as the best ski school that the resorts have to offer. The ski school provides top British instructors all of whom are fully qualified and native English speakers. SnowLimits...
Swiss +41 7862 45060, UK +44 7749 940225
Dave and Ben set up SnowPros Ski School to be different to most other ski schools. Instead of being fixed in one resort, they are happy to come to clients in several resorts in the Valais and Vaud regions of Switzerland. They have been working and skiing in the Portes...
+41 27 967 0001
Perren Reinhold sport, Bahnhofstrasse, 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland
Office downstairs in Perren Reinhold. Zermatt's first and only British ski school which means all lessons are taught in English. Summit is also unique in allowing a maximum of six people in any group lesson. Set up by three Brits who have worked in Zermatt for over 20 seasons between...
Supreme was one of the first international ski schools in the Alps, renowned for taking great care of their customers. The ski school first opened in Courchevel in 1991 and now operates across the 3 Valleys, Val d’Isere and Morzine. Supreme focus on delivering a professional, personable service from booking...
+41 27 966 24 66
Alpine Centre, 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland
The office is located in the Alpine Centre on the main street. The original school has been going since 1929, with over 200 instructors (not all English speaking) and group lessons at all levels. Facilities include an exclusive kids' garden in Riffelberg. Open 8.30am-12pm, 3-7pm.
+33 6 82 85 88 89 / +44 7289 0195
Jack Wolfskin ski shop, opposite Hotel Blizzard, Val d’Isère, France
TopSki are long established in Val as specialists in off-piste and ski touring instruction, as well as guiding. They have adult off-piste groups of all levels running throughout the season, and junior freeride groups during the school holidays. They also offer heliskiing and multi-resort tours. The instructors and mountain guides...
UK - 01525 374757
The Warren Smith ski academy offers a wide range of courses for people who want to improve their skills, through to becoming instructors themselves. They also teach all disciplines and offer private one to one lessons. Winter courses are run in Verbier and Japan and summer courses are also available...
+1 604 904 7060
The biggest ski school in Whistler, they can offer tuition to all levels and ages. Their group lessons are known as 'Multi-Day Adventure Camps' and run from Monday to Wednesday and over the weekend. Whistler Kids Pors are experienced in teaching children and show students the mountains whilst working on...
Adrenaline Ecole de Ski Internationale
+41 27 771 74 59
Adrenaline offers lessons for everyone, from beginners to experts, adults or children, in private or group lessons all with qualified instructors. They also offer mountaineering with fully qualified Swiss mountain guides and heli-skiing packages.
+44 (0)1794 301 777
Newmans Barn Farm, North Ln, West Tytherley SP5 1LX
About Guy Hetherington and ALLTRACKS Academy Guy Hetherington is the Canadian Director of ALLTRACKS Academy. ALLTRACKS run ski instructor courses, off-piste ski courses and all mountain improvement courses exclusively at Whistler Blackcomb. Guy is one of a handful of CSIA Level 4 examiners in Canada. With years of experience, Guy is officially ranked by the CSIA as one of the top five instructors in Western Canada. He is an expert all-mountain skier and two-time winner of the Whistler Powder 8’s who loves to share his home resort with other skiers...
Mobile - +33 673 241 925 or UK - 01248 671 058
L'Embuscade Café, Rue de la Poste, Tignes Lac
Alan Hole is a very experienced instructor and offers small, private sessions for all levels of skier. Off-piste guiding also avaialble. Check out the website for full programme availability this season.
UK - 07786 069 967 In resort - +41 764 642 521
Based in Verbier during the winter with summer skiing in Saas Fee. Alpinemojo courses are ideal for snowsports enthusiast looking to step up a gear their performance without checking into a traditional 'ski school'. They offer fun and inspirational ski coaching either private or in a group.
Altitude Ski and Snowboard School
BanskoSkiMania Ski and Snowboard School
Bureau des guides – Tignes
+33 4 79 06 42 76
Guided tours - Snow shoe expeditions and off-piste guiding in the vanoise national park and heli-skiing over the border in Italy. They also organise ice climbing - take a climb up the frozen waterfall between Tignes - Le Nevada, Val Claret Centre and Val d' not for the faint-hearted!
Centrale Ski School
+39 342 996739 or +39 0342 996767
Via fontana 206/A, 23030 Livigno, Italy
This ski school in Livigno was established over 50 years ago and is owned by the instructors and run as a consortium. They also offer an extensive range of lessons for all ages and abilities with experience in teaching disabled clients from all nationalities. Group or private lessons are available.
Cervino Ski School
+39 166 948744
Cond. Centro Breuil, P.za Rey, 11021 Cervinia
Established in 1936 they have about 130 instructors. They offer group and private lessons for all abilities, children from the age of 5. They also teach telemark skiing and have some instructors who specialise in teaching the disabled.
Champoluc Ski School
+39 125 30 71 94
11020 Champoluc, Italy
This school was set up in 1962 with just 4 instructors, there are now 41 and they offer skiing/boarding lessons, telemark and cross country instruction as well as freestyle. They have a meeting point for lessons at Crest at the top of the gondola. They offer private and group lessons.
Downhill Only Club – DHO
+41 33 855 13 75 during Winter only
A great club which trains young children in ski racing, called Coggins, the name is thought to have come from cogs in the train wheels. All parents must be members which can be done in resort. It is aimed at children who are at a competent level and enjoy going fast.
+33 450 79 05 16
Avenue de Joux-Plane - 74110 MORZINE
English speaking instructors, all abilities catered for a good level of lessons for children. They have discount packages with Intersport if you book your equipment hire through their site, and packing including discounts on lift passes.
Ecole de Ski Buissonniere
+33 4 92 24 78 66 or +33 6 83 38 86 23
Place de L'Aravet, 05240 La Salle les Alpes, Serre Chevalier, France
Ski school in Serre Chevalier for all ages and abilities giving instruction in skiing, boarding and telemarking, as well as guiding and ski touring. English speaking instructors.
+33 4 79 09 11 62
Centre du Village, Belle Plagne, France
English speaking instructors with restricted group size and priority for the lift queues. They can also arrange paragliding, snow scooter trips and the bobsleigh run where you can reach speeds of 90km/h. The school office is based in their own ski hire shop.
+43 5356 72301
Klostergasse 8, Kitzbuhel, Austria
A great ski school which offers all levels of skier/boarder tuition to suit their particular needs. They offer private or group lessons for adults and children, skiing and boarding alike. Prices are the same for children and adults. Located next to the Aquarena so they are quite easy to find.
+33 4 7940 2244
La Maison du Ski, La Rosière 73700, Montvalezan, France
Elite Ski is a British run ski school who work closely with ESF La Rosiere and all of their instructors have qualified to ‘French level’. Most instructors are either British or English speakers, and they teach clinics or private lessons. Group lessons can be arranged through the ESF.
ESF have been operating in most of the big resorts in France since 1937. They offer lessons for all ages and abilities in both Ski and Snowboarding. They also offer ski touring, heliskiing, off piste guiding/lessons, showshoeing and a lot more. Just click on the 'Choose a Resort' to find your resort.
+33 4 79 32 30 80
ESI, 6 route provinciale - BP 25 - 73200 Albertville Cedex
This company operate in 95 ski resorts. They offer English speaking instructors, both group and private lessons. Check their website to see if they cover your resort.
+41 27 771 6222
Mountain Air Shop, Verbier, Switzerland
A ski school with shops located in St Moritz, Verbier, Chamonix and Zermatt. They teach every age and ability, and have a number of English-speaking instructors. Check their website for details of the resort you require and to book your lessons/guide
+33 6 73 04 94 12
74110 Avoriaz, France
A small British-run ski school operating in and around Avoriaz. Instructors are all highly experienced and Pete and his team will always go out of their way to ensure that clients get a great experience. Lots of coaching and workshops on offer as well as the normal private and group lessons.
Furstauer Skischule Saalbach
+43 6541 7786
Schulstrasse Nr. 560, 5753 Saalbach, Austria
Large ski school in Saalbach which has recently joined forces with Hinterholzer ski school.They offer group and private lessons for all abilities, along with guiding, and can teach children from 4 years upwards and claim to give you the best priced packages.
+41 33 854 12 80
Grindelwald Sports, Swiss Ski & mountaineering school, Dorfstrasse 103 CH-3818 Grindelwald
This ski company offer lessons for all ages and disciplines including cross country. They also offer mountain guiding all year round. They have a shop and cafe where you can catch up with your friends and family after a day on the mountain.
+41 27 771 41 41
Rue de Medran, Verbier, Switzerland
This ski school in Verbier was founded in 1979, the school employs over 40 teachers and 20 mountain guides, who cater for all levels of skier or boarder. There are private or group lessons and courses for children. For some great off-piste days out why not try Heli skiing?
La Thuile Ski School
+39 165 884123
Fraz. Entrèves, 147, 11016 La Thuile, Italy
Ski School in La Thuile with 60 qualified teachers offering skiing, boarding, nordic skiing, telemarking, carving, snow blades and free ride. Lessons start from €34 for one hour, with packages of 10 over a week from €355, bulk booked lessons only from 1pm onwards.
Lake Louise Ski School
+1 403 522 1333
Lake Louise, Banff, Canada
The ski school provides lessons in Lake Louise for all ages and abilities. Just select the best group for you - you can be sure your instructors will be friendly and very knowledgeable about their craft and the ski area. Places are bookable before you go via the Lake Louise website.
Magic In Motion
73120 Courchevel, France
Magic offers a range of lessons from teaching nervous beginners to off-piste guiding to finding the best powder. They teach in small English speaking groups and private lessons as well as children's lessons from 4 upwards. They have instructors in Courchevel, Meribel, La Tania and Val Thorens.
+41 79 510 24 91
Haus Bahnhofbuffet 34, Bahnhofplatz 7, 3920 Zermatt
Matterhorn Diamonds recognised a need to offer exclusive lessons designed to fit guests’ specific needs so we only provide exclusive private tuition. To ensure the highest quality and best service for our guests, we recruit only the best-qualified ski instructors with extensive experience of the Zermatt ski region.
Merano 2000 Ski School
+39 0473 279 404
Merano 2000, Italy
The ski school in Merano 2000 will cater for the whole family, with private or group lessons. There are designated slopes for children so you can be sure they will be safe. All the instructors are qualified and can give advanced lessons as well. The office is open 9.20am - 4.30pm
Method Snow School
+359 24 900 966
Kandahar Complex, Bansko, Bulgaria
Located in the Kandahar Complex, around two minutes' walk from the main lift. Although slightly more expensive than other schools, Method is spot on with excellent British BASI instructors. Private and group tuition available, maximum group size is 10.
+33 4 79 06 05 14
Val d'Isere, France
Situated in the basement of Killy Sport. Mountain Masters offer a high quality service, evidenced by the number of clients who come back year after year. If you want lessons with them then book early - they normally start filling up before the season has even started.
Mt Norquay Snow School
+43 650 551 1125
Siedergasse 268, 8970 Schladming, Austria
If you fancy some active outdoor adventure in Schladming, then this is the place to go. Not only a ski school, but they also offer paragliding, survival training, mountain biking, gorge walking, walking trails, white water rafting, helicopter tours, hot air ballooning and more.
+43 664 8953342
Schmittenstrasse 8, Zell am See, Austria
This ski school in Zell offer lessons in both skiing and snowboarding for all ages and abilities. They also offer guiding and will endeavour to help you enjoy the snow the way you want to with a range of activities on offer. Their instructors speak many european languages including English.
+33 4 79 06 53 36
Oxygene pride themselves on being the Alpine ski school of choice for children. They have a mix of nationalities working for them including some British stagieres (instructors who are still in training). They operate in La Plagne, Belle Plagne, Val d'Isere and Courchevel.
+41 79 690 97 99
Performance instructors have all taught here for years, so they know every piste, bump and view, every mountain’s name and certainly all the best restaurants.
Prato Borni ski & snowboard school
+41 27 967 51 15
Bahnhofstrasse, 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland
This young friendly team offer private lessons in ski, snowboard and telemark for adults and children at all levels and also have a few mountain guides on their team should you want to explore the off-piste in the area. They will pick your children up at your accommodation.
Privat Ski School
+41 33 855 50 05
Privat deal entirely with private lessons in skiing, snowboarding and other disciplines. They are very flexible with times and durations and the meeting point is arranged with the instructor in advance. Their office is open only in the evenings from 5.15-6.30pm, at the end of the mainstreet on the right side.
+33 4 79 04 18 35
La Croisette, 73440 Les Menuires, France
Ski school in Les Menuires offering group or private lessons with multilingual instuctors. They teach children from 5 yrs and also offer snowboard or telemark Also in Val Thorens, Le Montana Soleil residence Tel: +33 4 7901 0700
Red Devils Kinderland
6370 Kitzbuhel, Austria
This is part of the Rote Teufel ski school. There are two ‘kinderland' areas specifically designed for children as well as specially trained children's instructors who follow a kid's entertainment course alongside the instructor exam. It accepts children from the age of three, and teaches them at the nursery slopes of Mocking and Ecking at the base of the Hahnenkamm mountain. Half and full day lessons are available with an €8/day charge for lunch and supervision. The ski school gets especially busy during the Christmas and February holidays and it...
Reflex Ski School
+33 6 13 80 80 56
REFLEX SKI SCHOOL, la Plagne 1800, 73210 MACOT LA PLAGNE
This is a small ski school that caters for everyone from complete beginners to off-piste guiding. They can also offer instruction in telemarking and snowshoe walking. It is based in the Intersport Skimium shop in Plagne Centre and in Hotel Rhodeddendrons at La Plagne 1800.
Revelstoke Outdoors Centre
+1 250 814 5060
Revelstoke Outdoors Centre, The Sutton Place Hotel, Revelstoke, BC, Canada
The Revelstoke Outdoor Centre is the central booking location for Snow School, Cat Skiing, Heli Skiing, Backcountry Touring, Avalanche Awareness Courses and many other activities. Advance bookings are recommended.
La Tania, France
Independent instructor who has been teaching in the Three Valleys for over 10 years. Provides private lessons in Meribel and Courchevel.
RocknSnow Alpine Guiding
+43 664 406 56 50
Juns 521, 6293 Tux, Austria
They offer guides for activities on the mountain including freeriding, tandem paragliding, ice climbing, igloo building, informative avalanche training and loads more. They supply the equipment, the mountain guide and free pictures of the event. They can also offer guides for skiing and boarding.
+44 7989 988774 / +33 6 15 48 59 04
73120 Courchevel, France
The only dedicated snowboarding school in Courchevel, Meribel and La Tania, offering private and group tuition to all levels of competence with video analysis to help your progress. Specific clinics available for aspects such as freestyle, off-piste or carving.
Schweizer Skischule Flims Laax Falera
+41 81 927 7171
7031 Laax Murschetg, Switzerland
This is the largest and best known ski school in the area, and although based in nearby Laax, it operates from the Flims lift station as well. Group classes take place from Monday to Friday and private lessons only are offered at the weekends.
Ski & Snowboard School Ortisei
+39 471 796153
Ski & Snowboard School Ortisei , Str. Rezia 75/A 39046 Ortisei - Val Gardena - South Tyrol
They have qualified ski and snowboard instructors offering lessons and guides in Skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, freeride, fun carving, telemark skiing. There are a wide range of lessons from group to private for all ages and abilites. They also offer ski equipment rental.
Ski & snowboard school Zell am See
+43 6542 56020
Karl-Vogt-Srase 41, Zell am See, Austria
This ski school in Zell am See was founded in 1945 and they offer all types of lessons for all abilities. Children are catered for from the age of 2 with kindergarten, starting lessons from the age of 3. They have instructors who speak a wide range of languages and are all educated to a high level.
Ski and Snowboardschool Alpbach-Inneralpbach
Ski Pros Megeve
+33 6 81 61 06 15
74120 Megeve, France
This small ski school in Megeve is owned by Mike Beaudet, with 35 years experience, and offers private lessons for all levels, as well as guiding and heli skiing. Instructors are bilingual and provide coaching, guiding and instruction based on ability, desires and needs.
Ski school – Les Menuires
+33 6 67 58 67 77
73440 Les Menuires, France
Small, friendly ski school in Les Menuires with a team of English speaking instructors. They offer group and private lessons along with alpine skiing, snowboarding, off-piste and more. The instructors come to your chalet to meet you on the day of arrival if you book in advance !
Ski school Sauze Project
+39 122 858283
Via Clotes 9, 11050 Sauze d'Oulx, Italy
Sauze Project ski school offers ski and board tuition to all ages and abilities. They have some English speaking instructors, however this company tend to cater mainly to Italian skiers.
Ski school Sauze Sportinia
Via Clotes 26, 10050 Sauze d'Oulx. Italy
One of the 3 ski schools in Sauze offering a range of private and group ski or board lessons to all ages and abilities. Most of the 60 instructors have very good English speaking skills. Main office situated by the chairlift in the centre of town, but there is also another office at Sportinia.
Ski School Steamboat
With a team of top instructors these guys are sure to have a tuition option that is suitable for everyone. From private to group lessons, complete packages for beginner snowboarders, adults and children as well as complete beginners packages to coaching for advanced skiers.
+33 6 82 10 59 22
BP 6, 74401 Chamonix Cedex
Set up 20 years ago, this company does ski coaching, as well as ski touring, off-piste and heli-skiing. They also offer guides for the 'Haute Route' - a traditional ski tour between Chamonix and Zermatt. Please note: Heli-skiing is not permitted in France.
+39 471 795156
Skischool Selva, Val Gardena, Italy
The first and biggest ski school in Selva di Val Gardena, they have been open since 1937 with a staff of qualified local teachers. They have lessons for all ages and abilities with special programmes for children. They also offer snowshoeing trips and ski tours for all levels of skier. Equipment hire available.
Skischule – Skiverleih Josef Dagn
+43 5356 65496 / +43 664 223 4817
Kirchweg 7, Reith, Austria
Ski, snowboard school that has a kids club that takes them from 3yrs and an on-site creche that takes them from 2yrs. Also they have small groups with max. 7 persons. Have their own ski rental store. Online booking available. Open 8.30am - 6pm
Skischule Kitzbuhel Rote Teufel
+43 5356 62500
Buro Hahnenkamm, Josef Herold Strasse 23, Kitzbuhel, Austria
The instructors and guides are known as the 'Red Devils' as they zoom around the mountain in their distinctive red outfits. Children are looked after in the Rote Teufel Kinderland from 3 years old. They also offer race training so if you fancy trying to become the next Bode Miller give it a go!
+43 5256 6305
A-6456 Obergurgl, Austria
This ski school in Obergurgl offer lessons aimed to 'guarante of learning with lots of fun'. They have about 120 instructors and offer group snowboard lessons and ski school for children from 4. They also have creche facilities for younger children.
+43 5356 65496
Kirchweg 6, Reith bei Kitzbuhel, Austria
A ski school in Reith which can offer lessons to all abilities in many disciplines. Private or group lessons available. They have two specific groups for children - Bambiniclub from 2 years old and Kidsclub from 3 years old. Office opening hours 8.30am - 6pm.
+43 6541 8444
Schulstrasse Nr. 560, 5753 Saalbach, Austria
Ski school Hinterholzer has merged with Fürstauer ski school in Saalbach this year and offer lessons to all abilities and ages with variety of packages to suit all lengths of stay. Children from 4 upwards are well catered for.
Skischule St Anton
+43 5446 3563
Kandaharweg 10, St Anton, Austria
Owned by the same company as Skischule Arlberg. A much smaller school, it has a reputation for good quality instruction. As well as standard skiing and boarding classes, the tuition offered includes alpine guiding, telemark and ski touring. Avalanche training and heli-skiing guides are also available.
+43 6541 668212
Schischulestrasse 405, 5753 Saalbach, Austria
Ski school in the centre of Saalbach providing lessons to all abilities and all ages. Their website gives you lots of information about their They also have a full ski package for children. Equipment can also be rented.
+33 (0) 479 550 773
Résidence Tougnette, 73550 Meribel, France
This ski school have been around since 2001, they operate in Courchevel and Meribel. They offer lessons for all ages, abilities, groups and private lessons. They also teach snowboarding and have packages to include your ski hire and lift passes.
+41 81 927 71 55
Talstation Flims, 7017 Flims Dorf, Switzerland
One of the most popular snowboard schools in the Laax/Flims area with a wide range of classes. Lessons can be arranged in English, and for beginners there is a 'taster course' on Sundays. Private lessons for one to two people, the five day beginner course including lift ticket and equipment hire.
+43 664 390 00 90
Josef-Pirchl Strasse 26c, Kitzbuhel, Austria
This ski school can cater for any ability and level of skier although they seem to be more aimed at the higher end of ability. They offer race training, slalom or GS training, off piste skiing and guiding. They charge around €250-270 per day for tuition or guiding, for up to 3 people.
+43 6542 550733
Postfach 136, A-5700 Zell am See, Austria
This ski school in Zell offer packages to suit all ages, group sizes, private lessons and all abilities. A mobile equipment rental service is also available from them. Children from the age of 2 can go to their kindergarten and they start lessons at the age of 3. They have six offices located in the area.
+41 27 967 7020
Bahnhofstrasse 72, 3920 Zermatt, Switzerland
This company was formed in 1994 and offers skiing/boarding and guiding to all levels and all ages. Easy to use and very informative website. They also have wifi and printing servicing area. They offer childcare and child lessons from 3 years old with their Snowflake Kids' club.
Summits Ski Montagne
+33 4 50 53 50 14
Le Mummery, 27 Allee du Savoy, 74400 Chamonix, France
Ski and snowboard school based in Chamonix, they also have an office in Megeve. They offer a full range of services including paragliding, off-piste skiing, ski school, teaching disabled pupils and lots more. Check their website for full details and upto date prices.
Supreme Snow & Snowboard school
+44 1479 810 800 / +33 4 79 08 27 87
Rue de la Culaz, Le Praz, 73120 Courchevel, France
Supreme have been in Courchevel for over 15 years and since 2005 have also taught in Meribel. Mostly British instructors. The school also runs a rental department with a good range of carving and off-piste skis. Off-piste groups and more advanced students may be eligible for free use of the specialist skis.
0131 208 2855 or 07734 257260
Sweet Snowsports is a British ski school offering a range of group, private or kids ski lessons in Meribel, Courchevel and La Tania. Whatever your ski needs, Sweet Snowsports will provide a package that is best suited to you, your ability and your traveling group.
Swiss Ski and Snowboard School – Saas Fee
+41 27 957 23 48
Village Place 1, 3906 Saas Fee, Switzerland
Popular ski school in Saas Fee for those of all ages and abilities. Located right in the middle square by the church. They meet at the same place as Eskimo school and go on the same slopes. Group tuition Monday to Friday for adults and children over five years 10am-1pm.
Swiss Ski school
+41 33 855 2022
Zentrum Silberhorn, CH - 3823 Wengen, Berner, Oberland, Switzerland
The Swiss ski school is popular with the Brits as they have lots of English speaking instructors. Children have ski races with medals on a Thursday morning. Other activites that they run are, snowboarding, off-piste guiding, cross-country skiing, telemark, snowblading, snowshoe walking.
the development centre
+33 6 1555 3156
Precision Ski, Val d'Isere, France
TDC - The Development Centre was started in 2002. It is a fully British run ski school, and all of TDC's instructors are native english speakers. They are all about helping people really improve their skiing in an enjoyable, relaxed environment.
The Snow School
+33 4 86 68 88 40
614 Av de Joux Plane, Morzine
Teaching skiing, boarding, telemarking and guiding, this school offers a range of packages for adults and children, long weekends and ski clinics, as well as heli skiing. They also offer various ski guiding sessions.