Why Choose Us? - Altitude Ski and Snowboard School

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About our School

In 2001, our ski school in Verbier started with 12 instructors and a concept to deliver high quality, professional ski & snowboard instruction to clients of all ages & abilities. Since then, we’ve expanded into new resorts & become renowned for our impeccable service & our ability to match our instructors to each client’s needs. We now offer private and group lessons in over 10 different languages and our core goal of providing the best service and instruction remains at the heart of what we do.

Exceeding your expectations

Our goal will always be to ensure that you have an amazing time on the mountain. By employing highly qualified & experienced instructors we can match our instructor’s skill set to your needs.

Every instructor brings something unique; an expert in teaching kids, amazing patience, a racing background, great knowledge of off-piste skiing & more.

Experienced Instructors

We are very proud that our core instructor team has been with us for a long time and this teaching and resort knowledge is invaluable. Of course, we welcome the odd newbie from time to time, often from our own in house training programs, but the family atmosphere between the team allows the instructors to settle in and become familiar with the workings of Altitude early on.

The teams knowledge of the resort, our knowledge of them and their experience in teaching is second to none, guaranteeing you a great day on the hill.

Full Time Office Team

Our sales team is managed by Laura & Mary who between them, have worked for Altitude for over 15 years. They know our products & team inside out & ensure that our unrivaled level of service continues and will advise you on what type of lesson is best for you, where is best to meet, and of course, select the best instructor suited to you.

What our customers say?

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  •   Hands down, Andreas is the best skiing instructor that I have had. He takes the time to understand how you learn best and consequently adjusts his teaching style to suit... read more

    Hli828
    3/08/2020

      I had three half-day lessons with Andreas at the beginning of February. I felt that even in that short time I made great progress and was much more confident at... read more

    conphession
    3/01/2020

      Great instructors, worth getting the train up to the top of the mountain in Wengen to have ski school up there. So pleased we booked with Altitude. David - hope... read more

    Venture325114
    2/27/2020

      We’ve used Altitude for six years now and the kids continue to rave about the instructors and the skiing. Latest success was with Andreas who took them all over Verbier... read more

    E9255SQandrewc
    2/24/2020
  •   As always we have returned for another year & used the ski school for our two boys both at different levels.
    From meeting their instructor for the first time they... read more

    jayacee2000
    2/22/2020

      Had an amazing group beginners ski lesson with Ben for a week. He was very supportive, kind and caring while getting us to feel confident to ski and we even... read more

    fearlessjude
    2/22/2020

      I had 3 half days with him to improve my skills as an intermediate skier.
    He is helpful and encouraging and I managed to do some off-piste which I... read more

    CEDTANG
    2/13/2020

      Andreas is a great instructor, always encouraging. Had the best 3 days. I recommend him, u won’t regret it.

    Sigrid1991
    1/24/2020
  •   Altitude ski was very easy and efficient to deal with. Their online reservation system is good and they were very responsive to communication. The best however was our instructor, Remy.... read more

    Jonathan_abroad
    1/16/2020

      The ski school is fantastic. I highly recommend it. Everyone is super helpful. All financial transactions were super easy.
    I took private lessons with Andreas. He is really good,... read more

    538inan
    1/09/2020

      A fantastic week with Altitude again. We were so impressed with Andreas - professional and experienced guide. Couldn’t recommend more highly.

    Blatherw
    1/09/2020

      We booked 2 ski instructors for our New Year visit - one for our 11 year old (Matilda) and one for our teenage sons (Andreas). Both spoke excellent English and... read more

    markharviewatt
    1/07/2020
  •   Had two mornings of individual lessons on piste/off piste with Andreas, which were excellent, albeit not inexpensive (like everything in Verbier).

    danielrD8915QL
    1/06/2020

      Ski instructor Andras Szecskay from Altitude was excellent. Patient and observant, he was able to teach us many techniques in 2 hours. Took us to the next level of skiing... read more

    Potplantman
    12/19/2019

      I’ve just finished my 10 weeks Gap Course with Altitude in Verbier and it was a truly incredible experience !
    I’ve had the 10 best weeks of my life.... read more

    elena0705
    3/25/2019

      They will guide you to the best spots in the resort, always knowing where the powder is, and ready to give you that tip that can help you improve. Very... read more

    noelgall
    3/18/2019
  •   As a first time skier coming away with a group of advanced skiers, I was very nervous about whether I would enjoy or be any good at skiing.
    ... read more

    A7038KOsarahc
    3/18/2019

      Our two children, aged 4 and 6, went skiing for the first time. They were scheduled in the Polar Bear group with Nessy as instructor. It proved to be quite... read more

    himmeg
    3/07/2019

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