Training Programmes

2021 spaces available now!

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Our multi-day training programmes are designed to help young skiers and snowboarders develop their skills and take their skiing to the next level. Choose from 5 or 7day programmes, and your preferred focus on either skills improvement or join the freeride team!

There will be a maximum of 10 per group, with groups created by the instructors after assessment on day one taking age, ability and social fit into consideration.

Choose a training programme to suit your ability

Ski Improvement Training

Ages: 5 - 16 years

This programme is focused on free-skiing with structured, progressive group training.

Minimum standard: Intermediate skiing (confident on the platter lift and easily linking turns)

Freeride Team

Age: 10 - 16 years

The freeride programme is designed for free-skiers and snowboarders looking to develop their big mountain and freestyle skills over the course of the season.

Minimum standard: Can ride all lifts and can competently ski parallel on and off-piste, or snowboard all lifts.

Training Programmes include TWO sessions each day:

Morning Session

9am - 10.30

Afternoon Session

12.30 - 2pm

Choose your training programme

5 Days

First and Second week of the school holidays (First session July 12th-16th. Second session  July 19th-23rd )
$349

7 Days

7 x Sundays (August 1st through to Sep 12th)
$449

Terms & Conditions

 - A minimum of six participants per group is required for the programme to go ahead. If any programme lacks the numbers to go ahead, you will be advised and refunded in full. 

- In the event that the ski area is closed on a day where there is a programme session scheduled, a contingency day will be used to make up the sessions. If a holiday programme day is missed, the contingency will be on the next available scheduled Sunday programme date. Contingency days for Sunday programmes are the 19th and 26th of September. Contingency days are offered only in the event the ski area is closed, not due to no-shows on an open day. Please contact us via snowsports@skiporters.co.nz if you are unsure.

- Please note that all rates displayed are true and correct at the time of printing/publishing and are subject to change at any time without notice.