CanSkate s a nationally standardized learn-to-skate program for beginners ages 3 to 99 years that teaches fundamental movements and basic skills. It is available to all members of Skate Canada skating clubs across Canada and delivered by trained certified professional coaches.
Members of CanSkate take part on a program which focuses on skills development through fun and group participation. Skaters will earn badges and other incentives as they learn fundamental skating skills.
Lessons are given in a group format and led by NCCP certified professional coach. Our coaches are assisted by trained Program Assistants. The coach to student ratio is a maximum of 1:10. Skaters progress at their own rate and coaches make sessions active using teaching aids, music and a wide variety of activities that create a fun environment and promote learning. CanSkate is the base program for all Skate Canada Skating Programs.
This is a 45- minute group lesson offered 1 or 2 days per week generally offered for ages 3 and up.
CSA approved helmets are mandatory