Every Saturday morning our slopes are available only to children. Informal tuition
is given for novices to experienced skiers with emphasis on fun & learning through
games & tasks.
Age range is strictly 7-15 yrs.
No bookings are taken, places are issued on a first come first served basis. Dec,
Jan, & Feb are very busy so arrive early for your session.
To pick the best session for your child please read below or contact us on.
Cost is £12 per workshop for non-members and £9 for members
Vikings Race Training
9.00am until 10.15am
Snowplough & Improvers
10.30am until 11.45am
Beginners & Novices
12.00am until 1.15pm
Kindergarden 4–6 yrs (From October)
12.00am until 12.45am (£9 for 45mins)
Vikings Race Squad
The Vikings aim is to promote ski racing of all kinds from basic club level through
to National squad level and beyond. Vikings aims to teach children (and adults) how
to race through slalom poles on dry slope and snow. It does not teach skiers how
to perfect their general skiing techniques, this is taught in workshops set at other
Vikings are active in both the Eastern Region Snowsports Association (ERSA) which
is the governing body for the region and the national governing body The English
Ski Council (ESC).
The ability levels in this session will range from very basic snowplough and learning
to use the lifts to basic parallel turns around markers from the top of the main
slope. Fun and learning are key words used for this session. Instructors will aim
to develop each pupil’s control of equipment and direction, as well as agility and
This group of skiers is the feeding ground for the Suffolk Ski Centre team, THE VIKINGS.
Beginners & Novices
This session is for all children between the ages of 7 and 15 years old. The ability
of each pupil will range from the complete novice to those who have learnt the basics
of stopping and turning.
As each pupil develops and is showing consistent basic technique they will be asked
to move up to the Snowploughers session, which is strictly controlled by instructors.
Kindergarden 4 - 6 yrs - From October
This session is for children between the ages of 4 and 6 years old.
The aim of these sessions is introduce little ones to skiing and familiarise them
with the equipment, in a fun and safe environment.
Please note that whilst our aim is to teach basic skiing skills, parents should not
expect progression to other slopes or workshops until children are at the age of
Works on a first come first served basis with limited spaces.
Cost £9 per child
“A great way to get your kid’s skiing - and great value too!”
CHILDREN’S SUNDAY SKI COURSE
Children's ski lessons for complete beginners - to give them the basics to get a
head start and get the most out of a ski holiday!
Lessons are 3 x 1 ½ hours over a 3 week period and gives you the basics to reach
a safe standard (control of speed and direction) and teach you to use a rope tow
and/or button lift. Group size is a maximum of 12.