Develop your skiing and snowboarding skills at Coronet Peak in Queenstown. 

Whether you're a first-timer or an experienced shredder, our comprehensive lesson programmes cater to all ages and abilities. From your first steps on the snow to mastering advanced techniques, our world-class instructors will guide you every step of the way. And for those seeking to push their limits, our high-performance coaching options will take your skills to new heights.

Unlock your full potential and experience the thrill of carving through Coronet Peak's slopes like never before!

Private Lessons

It doesn't get better than a Private Lesson with one of our world class coaches.   Enjoy priority lift access and coaching from a pro who will focus on maximising your ability and confidence in any area of the mountain you choose. Park, groomers or powder, you'll be coming away from this a level above and wanting more.

Full Day

9am - 3:30pm
$1050 for 1 - 6 People Book Now

Half Day

3 hours
$650 for 1 - 6 People Book Now

2 Hour

$430 for 1 - 3 People Book Now

Group Lessons

Whether it is your first time on the snow, or you're looking to sharpen your skills, our full day Group Lessons will level up your skiing or riding through the guidance of our experienced coaches.  Small groups ensure you get plenty of focus and have loads of fun along the way.

Ability Level: Frist Timers to Red Run Skiers & Riders

Group Size

1 - 6 People

Full Day

10am - 3:30pm
$175 - Price per person Book Now

Premium Private Lessons


Premium Private

The full VIP Experience.

This is coaching at the highest level with a bit of luxury on the side. 

Priority lift access

Access to a shared private lounge and catering  

Coaching Times:  9am – 3:30pm  

Ability Levels:  First timers through to expert skiers and snowboarders.


Price includes coaching for 1 up to 4 people.

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Performance Private

The ultimate in performance coaching.

A full day experience with an elite world-class coach who lives and breathes performance. 

Priority lift access

Coaching Times:  9am – 3:30pm 

Ability Levels:  First timers through to expert skiers and snowboarders.


Price includes coaching for 1 up to 4 people.

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Family/Friends Private

Perfect for families or groups of friends seeking adventure.

Your family/group will progress skills together under the guidance of an experienced coach.

Priority lift access

Coaching Times:  9am – 3:30pm

Ability Levels:  First timers through to expert skiers and snowboarders.


Price includes coaching for 1 up to 6 people

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Our packages give you great value, lots of convenience and flexibility. Select your ability level, mountain (choose from three) and date to ensure you're matched with the best coach for your ability and experiencing the best of Coronet Peak, The Remarkables and Mt Hutt.

Learn to Ski & Ride Packages

Intro to Snow

3 Days of Lift Passes, Group Lessons & Rental
$650 Book Now

First Time Package

1 Day Lift Pass, Group Lesson & Rentals
$250 Book Now

Other Packages

Hooked On Snow

3 Days of Lift Passes & Rentals + 1 Group Lesson
$745 Book Now

Adaptive Coaching

Join our Adaptive Snowsports Programme and let us create a truly memorable experience. Our Adaptive coaches are certified and experienced in working with individuals of diverse needs, whether it's neurodiversity, physical disabilities, or sensory impairments. We also offer a wide range of Adaptive Rental equipment to ensure we have the best gear suited for you. Additionally, we have dedicated Adaptive volunteers available to provide any assistance you may require.

Adaptive Programme

Full Day

9am - 4pm
$1050 Book Now

Half Day

3 Hours
$650 Book Now

2 Hours

$430 Book NOw



3 - 5 August
The 3 day long festival is aimed at anyone wanting to get involved in snow sports, from first time skiers and snowboarders through to expert riders. We just want to provide the platform for you to get on snow with friends and family, and love snow sports as much as we do! Learn More

Kids Coaching

We're all about family here at Coronet Peak and that means we have a range of coaching and educational care programmes for ages 2 and up. We cater to all abilities from first timers through to those dreaming big with Winter Olympics ambitions.

Performance Academy

Whether you're already a seasoned skier or snowboarder or even at instructor level, our Performance Academy Coaching Programmes will elevate your skills to another level. Delivered by our elite team of professional trainers—recognized as some of the finest in the world, you'll be learning and developing skills from the best.

Instructor Training Academy

Our Performance Academy operates New Zealand’s highest quality Instructor Training Programmes preparing you for success in NZSIA and SBINZ certification courses. Experience top quality training with everything you need to achieve success in your NZSIA (Ski) or SBINZ (Snowboard) Level 1, 2 or 3 exams! These dual mountain courses operate at both Coronet Peak and The Remarkables.


Can I Reschedule A Lesson?

To Change Your Booking:  

You can make some changes to your reservations, subject to availability and times.

  • Log in to your account and head to your Profile page
  • Select "Overview and then "Order History"
  • Select the “Order Reference" number for the reserved product you would like to update
  • Select the calendar icon for the product you would like to reschedule
  • Select "RESCHEDULE" and follow the steps to select another date or location.

See our full Terms and Conditions for more information around when you can reschedule your lesson. 

Third Party Instructing

Please see our terms and conditions around 3rd party instructing:

Only coaches/trainers/instructors authorised by NZSki management are permitted to teach/coach/train/conduct exams at Coronet Peak, The Remarkables or Mt Hutt Ski Areas.  

  1. Whenever an individual or group is skiing or snowboarding at Coronet Peak, The Remarkables or Mt Hutt Ski Areas with a coach / trainer / instructor where there is payment in exchange for services rendered it will be considered a commercial relationship. Any arrangements that are of this nature and not authorised by Coronet Peak, The Remarkables or Mt Hutt Ski Area management will be considered a breach of our Terms and Conditions and may result in the withdrawal of lift pass/es & all associated privileges.
  2. Individuals or groups wishing to utilise/bring their own coach / trainer / instructor / examiner MUST have an arrangement pre-approved through NZSki management (Ski Area Manager, GM Operations, GM Customer or Queenstown Snowsports Experience Manager) for authorisation prior to undertaking any component of their commercial operation.
  3. It is at our sole discretion who will be permitted/authorised to coach, teach, train or conduct exams under commercial agreements at any NZSki Resort.