Ski Ability Chart
Never skied before. Level 1 lessons will focus on getting skiers familiar with their equipment, learning how to move with their equipment, and gliding comfortably on skis
Has skied before, can make snowploughs and slight directional changes. Level 2 lessons will focus on teaching skiers how to stop on their skis and make basic directional turns.
Has skied before, can link snowploughs, turn and stop with control. Level 3 lessons will focus on developing the skiers parallel turn on beginner slopes.
Can ski mostly parallel on all green runs, and easy red runs. Level 4 lessons will focus on getting skiers confident skiing parallel on all green runs, and some red runs. Skiers will be introduced to variable terrain with bumps and powder.
Can ski parallel on all red runs, and is starting to ski black runs. Level 5 lessons will focus on introducing skiers to the pole planting technique in order to improve timing and turn shapes.
Is confident on black runs, and is starting to ski off piste. Level 6 lessons will focus on getting comfortable identifying when it is more effective to use short or long turns in varied snow conditions and terrain.
Is confident on all terrain. Level 7 lessons will focus on strengthening and refining the skier's technique to improve efficiency, performance and understanding in all types of terrain.