Skating Programs

PreCanskate – Ages 3 to 4

A learn to skate program for children ages 3 to 4, offered in a group session format. Sessions run in play-based environment.

Canskate – Ages 5 Years and Older

This is the Skate Canada nationally acclaimed badge program. Skaters learn to skate in a skills progression, group lesson format. Excellent program for those students wishing to move into figure skating or acquire skills for use in hockey or ringette. Skate Canada’s flagship program is one of the most sought after learn to skate programs in the world. CANSkate was developed by experts to teach the fundamentals of skating in a progressive and sequential manner. Designed for beginners of all ages, the focus is on fun, participation and basic skill development. Skaters are taught in a group lesson format by National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) certified professional coaches, assisted by trained Program Assistants.

Introduction to Figure Skating

For skaters who have solid skating skills and who wish to further their figure skating level. This program is offered in a group lesson and private coaching* format with most skaters working on their CanSkate badges or beginning their Preliminary Skating level

Junior

Follows the recognized Skate Canada test levels from Preliminary through Gold. Private/Semi-private coaching* must be arranged by the skater. Senior level ice requirements: Must have completed Preliminary Freeskate or with Skating Club Board approval.

Senior

Follows the recognized Skate Canada test levels from Preliminary through Gold. Private/Semi-private coaching* must be arranged by the skater. Senior level ice requirements: Must have completed Preliminary Freeskate or with Skating Club Board approval.