Perfect for first-time skaters

Learn to Skate Beginner Levels

Ability Level Beginner

Age 3+

Rates $50

Prior to "registering" in our Learn to Skate programs you are required to sign up for Learn to Skate USA's annual membership.

This starter program is designed just for beginners! For kids ages 3 through 5, youth 6 through 12 and teens & adults ages 13+.

Learn to Skate Beginner Lessons are a fun, affordable way to get started on ice. Classes are taught by experienced Utah Olympic Oval instructors. Includes seven classes total, with the last class being a Test Session for those who are recommended to test by their instructor. Once recommended to test, skaters will be able to gain their badge for the level and move up into the next level.

Each class offers 30 minutes of dedicated instruction and practice time. On class days with a Public Skate session, skate admission is included (up to 5 Public Skate sessions, valid for session of lesson only for Beginner Learn to Skate and AccelerSkate Program skaters).

To Register for Session 4 You have 3 options: Call in 801.963.7100, sign up at our Guest Service desk or contact the Learn to Skate Coordinator, Kelly Cassity.

  • $50 per student ($40 per student for 5-week Interim Fall Session)

    Seven week session includes:

    • 30 min lesson per week
    • 45 min practice time in 15 min increments per week
    • Rental skates + helmet provided during class time
    • 5 punch card pass for Public Skate (valid only for Beginner Learn to Skate and AccelerSkate Program skaters)
    • Basic Skills Membership
    • Test Session on 7th lesson (if coach recommends)

  • Each student may choose their preferred session day and time. The day and time you choose will be your assigned class for the entire session - no switching times from week to week. Times apply to all levels and practices are open to all Learn to Skate participants. Make up lessons will be assigned on an individual basis by contacting the Oval Sport Director, Derek Parra.


    2017 Winter Session 3

    January 3 to February 18

    • Tuesdays

    • 5:45 to 6:15 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • 6:30 to 7:00 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 - February 7, 14

    • Thursdays

    • 5:45 to 6:15 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • 6:30 to 7:00 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • January 5, 12, 19, 26 - February 2, 9, 16, 23

    • Saturdays

    • 11:30 to 12:00 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • 12:15 to 12:45 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • January 7, 14, 21, 28 - February 4, 11, 18

    2017 Winter Session 4

    February 21 to April 4

    To Register for Session 4 You have 3 options: Call in 801.963.7100, sign up at our Guest Service desk or contact the Learn to Skate Coordinator, Kelly Cassity.


    • Tuesdays

    • 5:45 to 6:15 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • 6:30 to 7:00 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • February 21, 28 - March 7, 14, 21, 28 - April 4

    • Thursdays

    • 5:45 to 6:15 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • 6:30 to 7:00 pm | Practice warm up + Class
    • February 22 - March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

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    • Arrive a few minutes early to sign in and put skates on
    • Wear gloves, pants, and a light jacket - the temperature is 65 degrees inside the rink year round
    • Helmets are provided and must be worn for skaters 8 and under