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ESF Plagne Villages Group Ski Lessons, La Plagne Villages

Quality instruction & packages with lift pass & equipment

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Whatever your standard, this ski school is able to help you improve and gain confidence on your skis or snowboard. They offer group lessons from the age of three, upwards. Children between three and five join the Club Piou Piou where they can have fun and learn to ski in a specially enclose ski ground. 

ESF La Plagne is one of the largest ski schools in the world with over 180 instructors. They are able to offer lessons in a variety of languages, including English and you will need to specify your chosen language at the time of booking.

Their experienced, competent instructors will help you make the most of the fabulous experiences of skiing and snowboarding. From beginners to competition standard, join them to learn the techniques necessary to make the most of these fabulous winter sports.

One of the great advantages of ESF La Plagne is that you can book your lessons, lift pass and equipment (helmets not included) through them with their flexible packages, making your holiday run more smoothly from start to finish. 

Child Lessons

Children age 3 to 4 will be in the Piou Piou Club 

At Club Piou-Piou everything is set up and created with the purpose of entertaining your children and teaching the fundamentals of mountain life in the snow at the same time. Your child will follow the process of Club Piou-Piou by meeting characters such as Piou-Piou himself and all his friends. The teaching process is one that subconsciously teaches your child the skills required to understand the snow and at the same time getting your child used to wearing skis. 

Ourson is the level of course for 5 to 6 year olds or children from 4 that have experienced a few weeks in Club Piou-Piou. Your child will be able to glide on skis in a controlled fashion. Their instructors will use their extensive knowledge of teaching to work with groups of children to improve technique and style.

At the ages of 7 to 12 it is hard to hold them back so let your children experience the freedom of being in group ski lessons and making new friends.

ESF have 12 levels from Piou Piou right through to Gold Star so your child will always be in group suited to their level.

Adult Lessons

Not everyone starts skiing at a young age. If you are embarking on your first major skiing holiday and have very little experience on skis, or you are looking to improve your technique, style or level then these lessons will help while meeting new people at the same time!

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Visitor comments

  • "My daughter is 5 years old began skiing at 3 and I regret she didn't learn with ESF from the start. She had no difficulty with the instructors and made ​​clear progress." - Customer Feedback
  • "The children were delighted with their week with ESF La Plagne" - Customer Feedback
  • "Thanks to the ESF I acquired a taste for skiing, I now have a good technique." - Customer Feedback

Booking Arrangements

Child policy

The school caters for children over the age of three and upwards.


  • Families & Kids
  • Childcare
  • Kids' Club / Activities
  • Kids' lessons


  • Activities
  • Cross-Country Skiing
  • Heli-Ski
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Telemarking
  • Events
  • Activities
  • Group Lessons Meeting in...
  • Plagne Soleil / Village
  • Lessons
  • Adult Lessons
  • Childrens Lessons
  • Freestyle/Freeride Lessons
  • Group Lessons
  • Ski Lessons
  • Snowboard Lessons


  • Open Seasons
  • Spring
  • Winter
  • Address
  • Front de Neige