Learning to ski or snowboard at the SnowDome

Ski & Snowboard

The SnowDome has been teaching people of all ages and from all over the UK to ski and snowboard for over 23 years. We pride ourselves in giving our customers the ultimate real snow experience and providing quality lessons for all ability levels.

The aim of our courses of lessons are to get you to the recreational standard. If you're looking to ski or snowboard for the first time, we have three simple routes to learning, for adults 16 years+ and juniors 8-15 years. Choose from either the 2 hour group lessons, 3 hour fast track lessons or the learn to ski or snowboard in a day courses.


There are 3 group lessons to complete to reach the recreational standard. Fun and progressive 2 hour lessons provide all the basics to get you up and about on the snow. To enable family groups to learn together, lessons may be mixed adults and juniors. A single group lesson lasts 2 hours and has a maximum of 10 per instructor. Book levels 1, 2, and 3 in one transaction and save £10 per person.  Both ski group lessons and snowboard group lessons can be booked online.


There are 2 fast track lessons to complete to reach the recreational standard. Benefit from a quicker learning experience over fewer visits. Perfect if you don’t have much time before you head out abroad. There are 2 fast track lessons to complete in order to reach the recreational standard. To enable family groups to learn together, lessons may be mixed adults and juniors. A fast track lesson lasts 3 hours and has a maximum of 10 per instructor. Book fast track 1 and 2 in one transaction and save £10 per person. Book your ski fast track lessons and snowboard fast track lessons online easily.


Full day course, including food and drink, allowing a continuous learning experience to reach the recreational standard. The quickest and most effective method of learning to ski or snowboard. Complete beginners will be shown, at a comfortable pace, how to reach the recreational standard in just one day. This full day course significantly enhances your progress and continuity making it the ultimate learning experience. Perfect if you are embarking on your first ski or snowboard holiday abroad or if you live a long distance from the SnowDome. Both learn to ski in a day and learn to snowboard in a day courses are available online.

Children aged 4-7 years? We've got kinder ski and kinder snowboard lessons available too! If you're wanting a teaching experience tailored to you and your needs, be sure to check our ski private lessons or snowboard private lessons.

So what are you waiting for? Learning to ski and snowboard is a really rewarding and exhilarating experience... we think everyone should try it!

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Temporarily closed from 21st March

We have taken the difficult decision to temporarily close the SnowDome from 21st March as we believe this is the right thing to do to protect the health and wellbeing of our employees and guests.

The SnowDome will remain temporarily closed until further notice.

Please refer to our website and social media channels for updates on re-opening.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the SnowDome as soon as it’s appropriate to do so.

Temporary Closure Relaxed Booking Terms & Conditions

For New Bookings (made from 21st March) - We want to reassure all our guests making future bookings, if the SnowDome is not re-open in time for your future visit, we will refund the entirety of your booking or provide a transfer to a later date of your choice.

For booking made prior to our closure on 21st March - We will contact you on a month by month basis as we asses the current situation with regards to our re-opening. Therefore, if you have a booking for May, we will contact you in the later part of the prior month - in April. And bookings for June, we will contact you in the later part of May and so on. You don’t need to take any action, we will contact you.

Please do contact Guest Services should you have any further questions at guestservices@snowdome.co.uk