Adult Lessons

Hemel Ski Centre
St. Albans Hill
Hemel Hempstead

Adult Ski Lessons

Group Ski Lessons

All our lessons will have a maximum of EIGHT persons per instructor and will focus on our proven development of skiing from beginner to expert.

All through the year, Summer and Winter –

  • Sundays 11.30am – 1.00pm All Stages

Winter only 1st October to 31st March –

  • Mondays 8.15pm – 9.45pm Stages 1 to 6
  • Thursdays 8.15pm – 9.45pm All Stages


  • 1½ hour lesson £26.50
  • 4 x 1½ hour lessons £94.00

Ski Stage Structure

We run eight Stages of Group Lessons to accommodate different skiing abilities.

Stage 1This Lesson introduces beginners to the basics of skiing
Stage 2Introducing and developing snowplough skills
Stage 3Introducing snowplough turns
Stage 4Improving snowplough turns and the introduction to the ski lift
Stage 5Using ski lift and developing snowplough turns(1st and 2nd exits on the main slope)
Stage 6Refining snowplough turns and introducing basic swings(Top of main slope)
Stage 7Developing basic swings through to parallel turning(Top of main slope)
Stage 8Refining parallel turning and developing skilful skiing.(Top of main slope)

Those persons wishing to progress beyond Stage 8 may join the development groups in either HEMEL SKI CENTRE CLUBor the Hemel Race Club

If you wish to book lessons, please do so in advance as we cannot guarantee that every level will run each week. We reserve the right to combine levels where appropriate and in the event of four or less persons in a group, reduce the lesson time to 1 hour

Learn To Ski Day Course

(From 16 years of age) – A one day lesson for beginners

You need to be reasonably fit!

Saturdays or Sundays 1.30pm – 3.00pm & 3.30pm – 5.00pm

3 Hours tuition in ONE day – £51.50 per person

Please contact reception at the Ski Centre on +44 (0)1442 241321 or contact us my email to [email protected]

Training and Development

Throughout the summer the Ski Centre has a programme of Training Development and Assessment of NEW and existing Ski and Snowboard instructors for the Ski Centre, for the Snowsports Holiday companies and for School Ski course leaders.

Hemel Ski Race Club

See our section describing this club activity.

Personal Performance Sessions

From 16 years of age and have achieved Stage 8 then our regular adult training sessions run on Thursday evenings between 8.00pm – 10.00pm

2 Hours session £17.50 per person

Ladies Morning

(From 16 years of age)

Two hours of group skiing with instruction. There is a break during this period for coffee which is included in the price!


Held on Wednesday mornings 10.00am – 12.00noon

2 Hour session £17.50 per person

4 x 2 Hour sessions £62.50 per person

8 x 2 Hour sessions £119.50 per person

Please book your session in advance in order that we may ensure your ability is catered for.

Adult Private Ski Lessons

Private lessons offer greater personal attention to your skiing than group lessons and the flexibility to arrange these at times that are most convenient to you. The lessons are for one hour and are available at various times.

Private Ski Lesson
Prices for 1 Hour
Number of PersonsNon-Members

Adult & Junior Ski Lessons

(Adults & Juniors from 7 years of age – minimum 5 in a group)

Private groups offer you the opportunity to ski with people of your choice and the flexibility to arrange these lessons at times which are most convenient to your group. The lessons are for 1½ hours and are available at various times. A similar skiing ability is required within the private groups.

Adult (from 16 years of age) £26.50

Junior (to 15 years of age) £21.00

For groups of less than 5 please refer to Adult Private Ski Lesson prices. Adults and Juniors can be combined on private lessons. Please contact Reception on +44 (0) 1442 242321 for prices and availability.

For groups of 10 or more please seeSPECIAL BOOKINGS

Afternoon Sessions

(with 50’s + Discount)

(From 16 years of age)

An easy approach to skiing within a group. An instructor will assist and guide you throughout the session.


Held on WEDNESDAY afternoons 1.00pm – 2.30pm

SessionNormal Price50’s + Discount Price
1½ Hour£16.50 per person£13.00 per person
4 x 1½ Hour£58.00 per person£46.00 per person