Youth & Junior Programs

Lessons For Your Little Ones

Perfect your skills or learn a new one with our 10 week Weekend Programs. These programs are specifically designed for our young shredders. Pick either Saturday or Sunday sessions which begin on January

Ability Level: Ski level 1-6 and Snowboard level 1-6 (See Level Descriptions)

Ages: 4+

Duration: 2.5 hours, every Saturday from January 2nd - March 6th, or every Sunday fom January 3rd - Sunday March 7th.

Little Muckers Ski Only ( Ages 4-5)

The best way to get your little tyke to experience our winter wonderland on skis. Your kids will benefit from teaching techniques that have been expertly devised by the Canadian Ski Instructors Alliance (CSIA). Our pros are trained specifically to deal with the needs of this age group. They'll get results much faster than when a parent or friend tries to teach them and as a bonus, you'll have some much appreciated free time on the hill yourself to get in some skiing without having to tow the little ones around.

Little Muckers AM Half Day 9:00am - 11:30pm $308
Little Muckers PM Half Day 12:00pm - 2:30pm $308

The Jokers Ski/Snowboard (Ages 6-8)


A great chance to get out and make new friends all the while becoming a better skier or rider. Each week will focus on a different skill as you build your way to being a ski/snowboard superstar! But don't worry you won't even know you're learning you'll be having so much fun.

Jokers AM Half Day 9:30am - 12:00pm $328
Jokers PM Half Day 12:30pm - 3:0pm $328

The Blasters Ski/Snowboard (Ages 9-13)


The Blasters is open to skiers or snowboarders 9-13 years old. This program will focus on getting young skiers and boarders stoked on riding the slopes! The skills they develop will help them become confident and capable out on the mountain through games, exercises and guided freeriding ran by our skilled instructors.

Blasters AM Half Day 10:00am - 12:30pm $328
Blasters PM Half Day 1:00pm - 3:30pm $328

Apprentice Program (Ages 13+)

For skiers 13+ who are interested in becoming a C.S.I.A. Level 1 Instructor, we have designed a 9 week long Apprentice Program. Through this program, you will be able to shadow lessons of various ages and ability levels as well as receive training towards your C.S.I.A. Level 1 certification.. After successfully completing the Apprentice program, you will be eligible to take a 1 day CSIA Level 1 Certification Exam

Apprentice Program Saturdays 9:00am - 3:00pm FREE
Apprentice Program Sundays 9:00am - 3:00pm FREE

Whitewater Ski Team

The Whitewater Ski Team is a racing club based out of Nelson B.C., who train at Whitewater Ski Resort, offering programs for children of all skill levels and as young as 4 years old. The dedication of Dylan Henderson and his coaching team to building life long lovers of skiing and providing a supportive, fun learning environment to instill confidence, skill, and respect, has grown generations of exceptional athletes.

Whitewater Ski Team

Booking Information

  • To book call 250-354-4944 ext 128 or email snowschool@skiwhitewater.com

  • All lesson guests must have a season pass or daily lift ticket. Lift tickets are not included in program prices unless otherwise stated

  • Program availability and lesson formats are subject to change
  • Lessons must be paid in full at time of booking
  • Cancellations made before the start of the program will be subject to a refund less a $25 administration fee
  • Refunds will not be issued for no-shows
  • Taxes are not included in the advertised price. All lessons are subject to 5% GST