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Searching for a Ski Beginner Day Lesson beyond 31st October?

From 1st November 2021 we've changed our Ski Lessons programme.

For more details and availability of our new Winter Ski Lessons visit: www.chillfactore.com/ski-and-snowboard/winter-2021-22-lessons/adult-group-ski-lessons/

Searching for a Snowboard Beginner Day Lesson beyond 31st October?

From 1st November 2021 we've changed our Snowboard Lessons programme.

For more details and availability of our new Winter Snowboard Lessons visit: www.chillfactore.com/ski-and-snowboard/winter-2021-22-lessons/adult-group-snowboard-lessons/

Searching for Private Ski Lesson beyond 31st October?

From 1st November 2021 we've changed our Ski Lessons programme.

For more details and availability of our new Winter Ski Lessons visit: www.chillfactore.com/ski-and-snowboard/winter-2021-22-lessons/private-lessons/private-ski-lessons/

Searching for Private Snowboard Lesson beyond 31st October?

From 1st November 2021 we've changed our Snowboard Lessons programme.

For more details and availability of our new Winter Snowboard Lessons visit: www.chillfactore.com/ski-and-snowboard/winter-2021-22-lessons/private-lessons/private-snowboard-lessons/

Searching for a Ski Improver Day Lesson beyond 31st October?

From 1st November 2021 we've changed our Ski Lessons programme.

For more details and availability of our new Winter Ski Lessons visit: www.chillfactore.com/ski-and-snowboard/winter-2021-22-lessons/adult-group-ski-lessons/

 

Searching for a Snowboard Improver Day Lesson beyond 31st October?

From 1st November 2021 we've changed our Snowboard Lessons programme.

For more details and availability of our new Winter Snowboard Lessons visit: www.chillfactore.com/ski-and-snowboard/winter-2021-22-lessons/adult-group-snowboard-lessons/

 

 

Skiing for Beginners  

Skiing for beginners does not have to be daunting, not when you take Chill Factore’s Beginner Ski Lessons. You will be guided by one of Chill Factore’s professional ski instructors every step of the way, from the moment you put on a pair of skis for the first time to when you complete your first exciting run of the Beginner Slope.

We understand the challenges of skiing for beginners, and therefore we never rush anyone. You will receive expert tuition and support as we look to develop every aspect of your skiing technique, from bending your knees correctly to learning how to drag lift. Furthermore, at the Chill Factore Ski School, we will always look to pair you with people of similar ability when you sign up for group lessons. Of course, there is always the option of taking private lessons with one of our ski instructors, if you prefer.

Chill Factore is home to the largest indoor ski slope in the UK and brings skiing to life through the use of real snow. So why not grab your ski boots, head on down to Chill Factore, where skiing for beginners is made simple. Whether you are preparing for that all-important ski holiday or just looking to harness a new skill, our beginner ski lessons soon turn you from beginner to advanced skiers in no time. See our beginner ski lessons below.

Adult Group Ski Lessons - Level 1 - 4

Minimum Age: 16+ |  Activity Duration: 2 Hours  |  Group size: 6 guests

Get 10% off automatically when you pre-book for lessons between the 1st November 2021 to the 17th December 2021.

What Level Am I? 

  • Level 1 Never skied before
  • Level 2 Can snowplough in a straight line
  • Level 3 Can make basic snowplough turns
  • Level 4 Can control speed and link snowplough turns

Find out more about our Adult Ski Lesson programme by viewing our Adult Group Ski Learning Journey

5 Hour Adult Beginners Ski Day Lesson

The Ski Beginner Days start at Level 1 and will guide you through 5 hours of instruction, giving you the perfect foundations to continue to develop your newfound skills. Chill Factore’s one-day learn to ski lessons are group sessions with a maximum of eight participants.
Not enough time in your schedule to take separate lessons? Whatever the reason, our one-day sessions let you pack in all the guidance and practice you need in one unforgettable day.
N.B. To get the most out of your visit, we recommend the 5 Hour Adult Beginners Ski Day Lesson for those who regularly participate in other sports activities.

Get 10% off automatically when you pre-book for lessons between the 1st November 2021 to the 17th December 2021. 

Minimum Age: 16+ |  Activity Duration: 5 hrs plus 1 x 1 Hour break  |  Group size: 8 guests 

Find out more about our Adult Ski Lesson programme by viewing our Adult Group Ski Learning Journey

2x 3 Hour Adult Beginners Ski 2 Day Course

If you can’t dedicate an entire day to the slopes, why not spread your learning across two, consecutive days? With our two-day beginner skiing lessons, your course is evenly split — breaks still included — and you have the convenience of both lessons taking place at the same time on each day.

Two-day beginner skiing lessons are perfect if you want to learn to ski quickly, but prefer to split your classes into two, bitesize chunks. 

Get 10% off automatically when you pre-book for lessons between the 1st November 2021 to the 17th December 2021. 

Minimum Age: 16+  |  Activity Duration: 2 x 3hrs inc. breaks over Two Consecutive days  |  Group size: 6 guests 

Find out more about our Adult Ski Lesson programme by viewing our Adult Group Ski Learning Journey

Clothing and equipment do you need?

The price of your booking includes ski boots, snowboard and a helmet. Gloves are mandatory or can be purchased for £6, and we advise you wear a waterproof jacket and trousers.


Are you looking for lessons for a child?

Skiing for beginners does not just apply to adults. If you’re keen to get your youngster into the sport, check out our Kids’ Ski School — created for young learners aged 4 to 16. We’ve also got Kids' Ski Private Lessons available for children aged 3 years and upwards.


Things you need to know:

  • We have opened a limited number of changing cubicles. Lockers are available to store your belongings.
  • We can offer our disabled guests changing facilities.
  • Gloves are compulsory - you can bring your own or purchase a pair on-site.
  • Price of your lift pass still includes ski boots, skis, poles, or a snowboard and a helmet.
  • Helmets are mandatory-you can bring your own if you have one, or you can rent a borrow when you get here at no extra charge. Our rental helmets are all thoroughly sanitised. You can also purchase a helmet on site.
  • Age restrictions still apply.
  • While we recommend wearing a mask in an indoor environment, this will be your personal choice and will not be mandatory for guests or for our team. We ask that you respect each person’s own decision, and we will continue to provide a safe and clean environment for you to enjoy your visit fully.

You can find answers to many other queries on our frequently asked questions page.

Find out more

Skiing for beginners has never been more fun than with Chill Factore, and to help our students, new and returning, we regularly produce some helpful guides in the form of blog articles to give you a helping hand. If you prefer visual guides, you can also watch our skiing for beginners’ tips and tricks video below.

We also have a great selection of other helpful videos which you can view on the Chill Factore YouTube Channel to help you along the way.

Finally, if you are just starting your beginner ski lessons, why not do some extra homework and read our Skiing tips and tricks for beginners. Or if you’re looking for information on what to wear when going skiing, then plan your visit wisely by reading our what to wear guide.