Ski & Snowboard Lessons
Villa Olivia Winter Sports are open for the 2018-19 Season
All lesson programs will take place as scheduled. Please check back daily in case weather conditions change.
Villa Olivia Snow Sports School
Our specially trained ski and snowboard instructors are available to teach lessons from beginner to advanced levels. Villa Olivia is registered with the Professional Ski Instructors of America (PSIA) and has a very rigorous training program. Many of our instructors are additionally certified by PSIA or the American Association of Snowboard Instructors (AASI). We offer private and group lessons. Please click on the links to the right for more detailed information on the types of lessons offered. All lessons are located outside at Villa Olivia and are taught by our staff of instructors. The Snow Sports School meeting place is located outside of the lodge at the top of run #3.
Ski & Snowboard Levels
Students are placed in the appropriate level class as deemed by the Snow Sport School Supervisor or Instructor. The following list is a guideline for choosing lessons.
Beginner (Beg.): First time skiing or snowboarding.
Novice (Nov.): Has skied or snowboarded previously and can stop & turn.
Intermediate (Int.): Ski/snowboard well on blue runs.
Advanced (Adv.): Upper level skiing/snowboarding on all terrain.