+33 4 79 06 20 88
Val Claret, Tignes, France

Office located to the left of sherpa in Val Claret and within Ski Republic in Val d'Isere Small ski school that teaches skiing, snowboarding, freestyle and off-piste lessons.

360 International ski school

Good choice for children

+33 4 5079 8031
334 Rue du Front de Neige, Les Gets, France

Group and private lessons for all ages and abilities, with lessons available for your own group/family. Children taught from 3 years. Bilingual instructors.

Adrenaline Ecole de Ski Internationale

Good choice for children

+41 27 771 74 59
Verbier, Switzerland

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.

Ali Ross Skiing Clinics

01997 421909 or 07800 551 360

This is the man to call if you want to take your skiing to a much higher level. All clinic courses run from Monday to Friday in Tignes with evening chat sessions. Check out the website for full information and availability.


+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...

Alpbach Aktiv

Good choice for children

+43 5336 5351
A-6236, Alpbach 552, Austria

Franz Larch and Hannes Hausberger are your instructors in this Austrian ski school.  They offer lessons for all levels of skier and boarder,  including a kids club. The ski school have an online booking facility.

Alpine Centre – Lech

Good choice for children

+43 5583 39880
6764 Lech, Austria

Ski school in Lech offering instruction to beginners through to experienced skiers and promise to make it fun as well.  

Alpine Logic

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
Verbier, Switzerland

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

Good choice for children

+41 27 771 6006
Verbier, Switzerland

With tuition in skiing, snowboarding and telemarking and English speaking instructors, as well as performance clinics and ski guiding.  If you have little ones with you then they cater for them in their own private ski garden and mini bus.  

Annie Donovan

Good choice for children

+33 6 71 67 41 28 / +44 783 391 4243
74110 Avoriaz, France

Annie is a freelance instructor operating in the Avoriaz ski area. She offers private tuition to all levels but specailises in turning competent piste skiers into off-piste powder hounds!  

Aravis Concept

+33 6 80 57 08 03
74450 Le Grand Bornand, France

A small independent ski school in Le Grand Bornand with a team of highly motivated instructors. They specialise in teaching both ski & snowboard at all levels in English.

Arc Adventures

Good choice for children

+33 4 79 07 60 00
Les Arcs, France

Ski and snowboard school in Les Arcs who also take off-piste guided groups. They offer lessons from age 3 upwards with lessons specifically for teenagers.

Aurach ski school

Good choice for children

+43 53 56 65804 / +43 664 460 1430
Wieseneggweg 7, 6371 Aurach, Austria

Ski, snowboard school for adults and children as well as off-piste guiding. They also offer ski/board equipment hire under the name Sport Noichi.  

Avoriaz Alpine Ski School

Good choice for children

+33 4 5038 3491
Le Plateau, 74110 Avoriaz, France

A small English speaking snowsport school offering group and private lessons for all abilities. They also have a small children's garden.

BanskoSkiMania Ski and Snowboard School

+359 88 878 8859
115 Pirin Street, Bansko, Bulgaria

Located at 115 Pirin Street, by the main lift. Great service and prices, they also hire out equipment. Private and group tuition available, maximum group size is 8. Book online for a 10% discount.

Board At

+43 6541 200 47
Unterdorf 353/2, 5753 Saalbach, Austria

Snowboard school in the centre Saalbach providing lessons not only for beginners but also for advanced boarders. There is an equipment hire shop and a test centre on site.

Bureau des guides – Tignes

+33 4 79 06 42 76
Tignes, France

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!

Buri Sport

+41 33 853 33 53
Buri Sport, Grindelwald, Switzerland

A great ski school in Grindelwald offering great value ski lessons for all ages. They have two shops on the main street offering ski equipment rental and clothing to buy. Open daily 8am - 7pm    

Camp of Champions

+1 604 938 3450
8629 Drifter Way, Whistler, Canada

A large camp which includes accommodation and everything you could wish for on an adrenalin, fun filled holiday.  Not for the faint-hearted! Their website has some great videos of the camps.

Catherine Pouppeville

Good choice for children

+33 6 09 26 60 08
Doris 301, 74300 Flaine, France

Qualified ski instructor specialising in private tuition for children from 2-12 years old.

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

Good choice for children

+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

Good choice for children

+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

Good choice for children

+41 33 855 13 75 during Winter only
Wengen, Switzerland

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.  

DZ ski school

+33 6 77 03 61 37 / +33 6 62 072 844
Le Grand Carrey, 73120 Courchevel, France

New ski school based in Courchevel 1850.  All instructors speak English along with quite a number of other languages.


Good choice for children

+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.


Good choice for children

+43 699 11180010
Dorstrase 271, Saalbach, Austria

They offer group and private lessons to all abilities. Lessons for children start at 6 years and up.

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.

El Pro

+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.

Elite Ski

+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.


Good choice for children


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.


Good choice for children

+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.

Esi Generation

Good choice for children

+33 4 92 24 21 51
Le Serre d'Aigle, 05330 Serre Chevalier, France

Ski and snowboard tuition in Serre Chevalier for all levels and abilities. They have a maximum of 9 in a class and have English speaking instructors.

European Ski and Snowboard School

Good choice for children

+33 4 76 79 74 55
102 Avenue de la Muzelle, 38860 Les Deux Alpes, France

This is a relatively new ski school in Les Deux Alpes. All the instructors speak English, they offer all levels of training for all levels of ability.

European Snowsport

+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  


+41 81 911 37 41
7017 Flims Dorf, Switzerland

This ski school in Flims is made up of two Swiss guys who use progressive techniques to teach. Georg teaches skiing, and Kasi teaches boarding.

First Tracks

+33 6 08 33 82 59
Le Bourget du Lac, 73120 Courchevel, France

Ski or snowboard coaching in groups of four - eight or private tuition and they take children from the age of six. Also offer off piste guiding, visits to different resorts and can arrange heli-skiing.

Free School Attitude

Good choice for children

+33 6 7486 9187/+33 4 7906 5772
Galerie Caron, Val Thorens, France

Snowboard school, offering group, mini or private lessons for all ages. They are passionate about snowboarding and the mountains.

Freedom 2 Ski

+33(0) 673 049 412 / 07762 59 66 22
Morzine, France

Private ski lessons for all levels, including off-piste guiding.


+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

Good choice for children

+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.

Grindelwald Sports

Good choice for children

+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.

Ile des enfants

Good choice for children

+33 6 88 68 14
Les Gets, France

Lessons for children, starting from 3 years. Book early to avoid disappointment.

Inspired 2 Ski

07885 630340
INSPIRED TO SKI Ltd., Little Mead, Patients End, Furneux Pelham, Herts SG9 0JN, United Kingdom.

Teaching for all skiing levels and abilities. They have an array of classes on offer including instructor courses.

Jorly Ski School

Good choice for children

+33 5 59 54 81 78
2-4 rue richelieu, 65110 Cauterets

Group and private lessons for all levels as well as supervised cross-country skiing.  Mini days at Pont Espagne on offer for children.  English speaking instructors available. French only website

La Fantistique

Good choice for children

+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

Good choice for children

+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.

Lech Ski school

Good choice for children

+43 5583 2355
6764 Lech, Austria

With around 250 ski instructors they are the largest ski school in Lech/Zurs area and provide a full range of lessons for all ages, with a nursery for the pre-skiers.

Lechene des Montagnes

+33 5 62 92 59 83
8 Rue de Verdun, 65110 Cauterets

High mountain guide and French ski instructor.  Private and group lessons, skiing, snowboarding, tests and medal giving.  Supervised cross-country skiing.

Magic In Motion

Good choice for children

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.  

Matterhorn Diamonds

 +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.            

Mayrhofen 3000

Good choice for children

+43 5285 64015
Hauptstrasse 455, 6290 Mayrhofen, Austria

This ski school in Mayrhofen employs local instructors who offer an in-depth knowledge of the local

Merano 2000 Ski School

Good choice for children

+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.

Mint Snowboard School

+33 4 50 84 13 88
B2 Le Jangilau, TDM de la Chenalette, Morzine, France

This is a small, young school that focuses on snowboarding. It offers group or private lessons for all levels.

Misty Fly

+33 4 79 40 08 74
Val d'Isere, France

Based in the Misty Fly shop at the back of the tourist office square. The French instructors all speak good English and are always friendly. They will teach you to love skiing and snowboarding, freestyle and freeride. Open 8.30am - 7.

Moniteurs Independants

Good choice for children

+33 6 07 19 56 09
1424 rte d'Outrediere, 74300 Flaine, France

They offer lessons for all ages and abilities including beginners and off-piste.

Monte Krah

Good choice for children

+43 664 140 04 39
Untere Klaus 164, 8970 Schladming, Austria

Private ski school in Schladming that teaches all ages and abilities in groups or private lessons. They also offer freeriding, ski touring and snowshoe walks.

Mountain Masters

+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

+1 403 762 4421
PO Box 1520, Banff, AB, CA, T1L 1B4

There are a variety of lessons to suit all ages and abilities with special programmes for teenagers and juniors. There are ladies only programmes and even 'mother and tot' groups. Prices for lessons don't include lift passes.  

My Adventure

Good choice for children

+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.


Good choice for children

+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.


Good choice for children

+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.        

Parellel Lines ski school

+844 811 2779
Meribel, France

Parallel Lines is the only ski school in Meribel employing all British ski and snowboard instructors (who are all fully qualified too). Lessons can be booked through the UK office prior to departure.

Performance Verbier

Good choice for children

+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.

Pop Snowboard School

++33 760 70 98 56, UK Mobile: +44 (0) 7779 556140

This ski school specialises in snowboarding, with maximum group size of 6, they offer group lessons from the age of 8. They can also cater for private lessons. All their instructors speak English.    

Powder Extreme

+41 76 479 8771/ UK 020 8123 9483
Verbier, Switzerland

This is a company that caters specifically to good intermediate and expert skiers who want to learn to powder ski.  They also offer camps.

Prato Borni ski & snowboard school

Good choice for children

+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
Wengen, Switzerland

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.


Good choice for children

+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

Good choice for children

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

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

Good choice for children

+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.  

Rob Sewell

+33 610144762
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.

Schischule Reith

Good choice for children

+43 5337 62117
Dorf Nr 35a, 6235 Reith im Alpbachtal, Alpbach

This ski school offers lessons to all ages and abilities. Their website isn't in English but they have an email address so you could contact them direct for information.

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.

Scuola Italiana Ski Azzurra Livigno

Good choice for children

+39 342 997 683
Via Ostaria 81, 23030 Livigno, Italy

This small ski school in Livigno caters for everyone from complete beginners to off-piste guiding. They can also offer instruction in telemarking.

Scuola Sci Borgata

Good choice for children

+39 122 77497
Via del Colle 46, 10058 Sestriere, Italy

Friendly ski school in Sestriere with a team of instructors offering ski and snowboard lessons to all levels and ages. Ski guiding for the more advanced skiers is also available.

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

Good choice for children

+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

Good choice for children

+43 5336 5515
Alpbach, Austria

They offer a full range of lessons to suit all abilities, including a club for the children. They promise to teach you quickly whilst having fun and gaining confidence. They are located at the entrance to the village, near the bakers.

Ski Dave Morris

+33 6 19 92 76 59
73120 Courchevel, France

Dave operates in Courchevel and Meribel and offers a high standard of teaching. He also trains ski instructors.

Ski Ecole International

Good choice for children

+33 4 50 90 84 41
Galerie marchande forêt, 74300 Flaine, France

Ski school in Flaine and Les Carroz with 40 instructors, all of whom speak English. They also have a childrens club.

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 D’Oulx

Good choice for children

+39 122 858084
Via Monfol 1, 10050 Sauze d'Oulx, Italy

Friendly ski school in Sauze with English speaking instructors, offering private and group lessons to all ages and abilities.  

Ski school Sauze Project

Good choice for children

+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

Good choice for children

+39 122850218
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

Steamboat, USA

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.  

Ski Sensations

+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.

Skischool Selva

+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

Good choice for children

+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 Habeler

Good choice for children

+43 5285 62829
Haupstrasse 458, 6290 Mayrhofen, Austria

Small ski school in Mayrhofen run by a local Alpine guide teaching all levels in skiing and snowboarding.

Skischule Hochgurgl

Good choice for children

+43 5256 6265
Obergurgl, Austria

This ski school offer lessons for all abilities with beginners starting on Sundays only. Snowboard, carving, cross country skiing and private lessons are also available. Full-day instruction for children.

Skischule Jochberg

Good choice for children

+43 5355 20197
Dorf 6, Jochberg, Austria

Skischule Jochberg offer lessons for all ages and abilities from age 3 years up.  

Skischule Kitzbuhel Rote Teufel

Good choice for children

+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!  

Skischule Mayrhofen

Good choice for children

+43 5285 63900
Tuxerstrasse 714, 6290 Mayrhofen, Austria

This is one of the cheapest ski schools in Mayrhofen but some instructors are not as qualified as those of the other schools. There have five offices in Mayrhofen.

Skischule Mayrhofen Total (SMT)

MadDogSki FavouriteGood choice for children

+43 5285 63939
Hauptstrasse 456, 6290 Mayrhofen, Austria

Ski school in Mayrhofen providing lessons for both ski and boarders. One of the best snowboard schools on the mountain with well qualified teachers including freestyle lessons as well.  

Skischule Obergurgl

Good choice for children

+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.    

Skischule Oberlech

Good choice for children

+44 5583 2007
6764 Oberlech, Austria

Ski school in Oberlech with an international team of instructors for all levels of skiers and children.

Skischule Reith

Good choice for 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.  

Skischule Saalbach

Good choice for children

+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

Good choice for children

+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.

Skischule Tuxertal

Good choice for children

+43 5287 87755
Norbert Pichlsberger, Hintertux 773, 6293 Tux, Austria

This Ski School has been in operation since 1932 and have a large team. They have several offices around the glacier and a booking office at the Madesit Hotel Bergland.  

Skischule Wagstatt

+43 53 55 20152 / +43 664 5335319
Sonnfeldweg 1, Jochberg, Austria

They offer ski and snowboarding lessons, unfortunately the website isn't in English. However you can email them for more information.  

Skischule Zink

+43 664 16 23 655
Dorfstrase 163, 5753 Saalbach, Austria

Small ski school in Saalbach offer lessons and packages to all abilities and ages.

Skischule Zurs

Good choice for children

+43 5583 2611
Haus Alpe Zurs Nr 277, 6763 Zurs am Arlberg, Austria

Ski school in Zurs offering lessons to all levels of skiers and boarders.


Good choice for children

+33 6 12 52 82 29

Their unique packages - chalet holidays with lessons included in the price have proven hugely popular. BASI qualified instructors will teach you in the appropriate level group or in one-to-one tuition.


+33 4 79 24 30 94
Le Lac, Tignes, France

They offer skiing and snowboarding lessons, private and group session. Also off-piste instruction and heli-skiing trips. For private lessons they will come to your hotel/chalet.  

Snow Academy

Good choice for children

+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.

Snow d’light

+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.

Snowboard Fahrschule

+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.

Snowsports Kitzbuhel

+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.

Sport & Fashion Tritscher

+43 3687 226470
Salzburgerstraße 24, 8970 Schladming, Austria

These guys do it all - ski/snowboard school, equipment hire, clothes shop and even apartments! Check out their website for more information.

Sport Alpin

Good choice for children

+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.


Good choice for children

+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

Good choice for children

+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.

Sweet Snowsports

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

Good choice for children

+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 and snowboard school – Verbier

Good choice for children

+41 27 775 33 63
Centre Square, Verbier, Switzerland

This ski school in Verbier caters for adults and children from beginner to expert.  

Swiss Ski school

Good choice for children

+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 Ski and Snowboard School 2000

Good choice for children

+39 471 773125
Ski & Snowboard School 2000, Str. Mëisules 244 + 290 39048 Selva, Val Gardena, South Tyro

They have a team of experienced instructors in both ski and snowboarding. There are lessons for all ages and abilities available.  

The Ski Cool International Ski & snowboard School

+33 4 79 00 04 92
Lees Hauts de la Vanoise et rue du Soleil, Val Thorens, France

Group lessons from professional instructors, book early for possible discounts

The Snow Institute

Good choice for children

0844 484 33 44 / +33 4 50 74 98 58
Morzine, France

A small school teaching skiing privately, in groups, and to children.

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.

Village des Enfants

Good choice for children

+33 4 50 74 04 46
Place Centrale, 74110 Avoriaz, France

Children from the ages of 3 to 16 are all welcomed by over 100 instructors and supervisors. Ski and snowboard lessons are on offer.