Childrens Group Lessons - Altitude Ski and Snowboard School in Zermatt

Group lessons for children and teens

We run group lessons for children and teens all season long, even in the quiet weeks, for ages 3-16 years. The perfect way to make friends and have a blast on the hill, groups are run by our fantastic children’s instructors who are are fully qualified and first aid trained, and absolutely love teaching kids as well.

We will never cancel your group when your place has been confirmed. However if your child is the only one booked in, we may reduce the running time of the group.

Polar Bears Club

For Skiers and Snowboarders from 3 to 5 years old.

As always, our groups are split by ability level, so no matter if it’s your little one’s first time on skis or they’re already cruising the mountain, they’ll improve in a fun environment with our dedicated Polar Bear instructors.

Together with our partners ‘Petit Zermatt’, we also offer a full day option which includes skiing in our morning Polar Bear Club with an add-on afternoon of a hot lunch and exciting indoor and outdoor activities. (SORRY THE FULL DAY OPTION IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR WINTER 2020-21 DUE TO COVID)

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Prices

LENGTHPRICE PER PARTICIPANTPEAK
5 MorningsCHF 400N/A.
6 MorningsCHF 465N/A.

Half Day Lesson Times

From Sunday and Monday
each Week from 9AM to 12PM

Full Day Lesson Times

From Sunday and Monday
each Week from 9AM to 4PM

Kids Club

For Skiers and Snowboarders from 6 to 15 years old.

Our kids club is perfect for children and teens aged 6-16 years, with groups for all abilities from total beginners to advanced skiers and snowboarders. Our instructors are always qualified and love teaching kids.

With a maximum of 8 children in each, split by both age and ability, groups run each week and offer you the option of half or full days.

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Prices

LENGTHPRICE PER PARTICIPANTPEAK
5 MorningsCHF 400N/A.
6 MorningsCHF 465N/A.
5 DaysCHF 775N/A.
6 DaysCHF 930N/A.

Half Day Lesson Times

From Sunday and Monday
each Week from 9AM to 12PM

Full Day Lesson Times

From Sunday and Monday
each Week from 9AM to 4PM

Extreme Kids

For Skiers and Snowboarders from 6 to 15 years old.

Our Extreme kids groups are for high performing young skiers or snowboarders who can already confidently ski red runs in parallel and are looking to improve carving, powder moguls, race training or explore steeper slopes and itinerary routes.

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Prices

LENGTHPRICE PER PARTICIPANTPEAK
5 MorningsCHF 400N/A.
6 MorningsCHF 465N/A.
5 DaysCHF 775N/A.
6 DaysCHF 930N/A.

Half Day Lesson Times

From Sunday and Monday
each Week from 9AM to 12PM

Full Day Lesson Times

From Sunday and Monday
each Week from 9AM to 4PM

F.A.Q

What languages are the lessons taught in?
The main language is English, however if possible we will try to match the instructor to the languages that you speak. Many of our instructors also speak second languages.

Where do groups meet?
All group lessons meet on the terrace at the Relais des Neiges opposite the main ‘Medran’ lift station in Zermatt.

Important information for parents:

Important information about the material to be brought from home, come prepared!

Sun cream and lip protector
Goggles / glasses that provide adequate UV protection
Money for a drink, chocolate etc.
Appropriate clothing and gloves
Protective helmets
Correct fitting skis and boots

Parents must inform the instructor and school prior to any session of any medical conditions or special needs. We do expect any children on any lesson to be able to use the toilet unassisted.

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Private Lessons

For all ages and ability levels. Have a great learning experience with our friendly, fun and qualified instructors.

Private Lessons

For all ages and ability levels. Have a great learning experience with our friendly, fun and qualified instructors.

Corporate Lessons

Ski & Snowboard Lessons and Team Building activities designed to achieve the goals of your company and clients.

Corporate Lessons

Ski & Snowboard Lessons and Team Building activities designed to achieve the goals of your company and clients.

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Explore Zermatt’s stunning Off Piste terrain. Learn new runs and techniques with Altitude’s experienced Team.

Off Piste Guiding

Explore Zermatt’s stunning Off Piste terrain. Learn new runs and techniques with Altitude’s experienced Team.

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