Verbier ski school Ability levels

  • Ability levels vary from off-piste virgins to professional freeriders
  • An adventurous spirit & the desire to confront new challenges essential!

Our clients’ skiing abilities
vary from those that have never ventured off-piste before to those who
have competed professionally at the highest level. Clients’ needs vary
from those looking for intensive coaching on technique to those who just
want to discover Verbier’s secret spots and shred them.

Level Ability
1 Intermediate skier confident on blues and reds but not ready to go off-piste just yet – looking to improve technique on the piste.
2 Advanced skier confident on blacks but never skied off-piste or deep powder before – looking to venture off-piste for the first time and to develop the skills to ski powder. 
3 Some limited experience of off-piste and powder but nothing deep, steep or narrow – looking to build on existing experience and to tackle more challenging terrain.
4 Considerable experience of off-piste terrain and deep powder; able to ski the deeps, steeps, narrows and trees but it’s not always pretty – looking to develop style and poise on all terrain and to confront new challenges.
5 Can handle everything and anything on the mountain with the speed, style and confidence – looking to discover what extreme terrain Verbier has to offer. 
6 Professional skiers – looking to just rip
7 Powder Extreme Coach!