• IT'S ALL IN: All our lessons and sessions include skis, snowboards, boots and helmets.
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With the largest ski lesson slope in the UK and a 160m Main Slope, BASI qualified instructors and the freshest, closest snow to London, there’s no better place to learn to ski or snowboard.

Whether you’re a beginner, main slope ready, expert or anything in between, we have a skiing lesson or snowboarding lesson for you. As Britain’s newest indoor ski centre we deliver the alpine conditions every skier and snowboarder dream of.

Top 3 FAQsLessons

Q. What do we need to bring?

A. Upon completing your booking with The Snow Centre you will receive a booking confirmation email, which will include your booking reference number - please ensure you bring this number with you to speed up your check in, or beat the queues by using our fast track check in machines. If you are returning for another lesson please bring along your achievement card that you would have received after your previous lesson. We also recommend you wear warm waterproof clothing and thick socks, plus gloves are compulsory for all snow activities. Clothing can be hired for £7, gloves can be purchased for £10.00 and socks for £4.

Q. How many people will be in my lesson?

A. Our Group Lesson sizes are different depending on the age group of the lesson so we can ensure our instructors are providing the best possible lesson. 4 years - Maximum of 5 (skiing), 5 - 6 years - Maximum of 6 (skiing, 7 - 10 years - Maximum of 8 for skiing & 4 for snowboarding, 11 - 16 years - Maximum of 10 for skiing & 6 for snowboarding (Level 5 and above lessons have a maximum of 8), Adult (17 years+) - Maximum of 10 for skiing & 6 for snowboarding (Beginners Snowboarding Day & Level 5 and above lessons have a maximum of 8).

Q. Can I stay on the slope after my lesson?

A. If you have reached our minimum standard you will be able to purchase a lift pass after your lesson to continue your time on the Main Slope. However if you aren’t at the level you would need to book another lesson. Our minimum standard means that you can control speed and direction, link turns, stop when required and use the poma lift; this is what you will achieve after passing main slope ready level.

Know your limits What level am I?

If you’re brand new to the slopes or reintroducing yourself to the snow, check out the questionnaire below to see what level you are, and what level ski lesson we recommend you to book. Of course if your still not sure please call our team on 0344 770 7227

Level 3
I can do basic snowplough turns

We offer a large range of Adult Skiing Lessons, Junior Skiing Lessons and Family Skiing Lessons so there is something for everyone. You can take your pick, from the ‘we’re all in it together’ Group Lessons to the personal one-on-one style of our Private Lessons.

Our expert ski instructors have endorsed this recommendation based on the information you have provided. If you want to discuss your level further please call 0344 770 7227 to speak to our team.

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