Skateboarding Lessons

Per Person
1 Hour Lesson, Per Lesson

Skate Club H

Per Month, Per Person
Unlimited 1 Hour Lessons

Book a single session or join the Skates & Ladders Skate Club and get unlimited lessons for just £60 per month.
Join a group of skateboarders, all learning at the same time and get motivated by the power and enthusiasm of everyone involved! Although skateboarding looks quite intimidating at first, when you see someone fly past you, it is not as hard as it looks. It’s simple things like learning to step on and off the board safely, basic foot position and posture that makes a big difference and ultimately gets you rolling.

We guarantee to get you skateboarding while building your confidence and, most importantly, make sure you are having fun. Remember, you’re never too clumsy or too unconfident!



Saturday and Sundays
1.30pm – 2.30pm

Wet Weather Location
Royal Oak Skatepark

Torquay Street, W2 5EW
Google Map/Directions


Saturday and Sundays
11.00am – 12.00 midday

Wet Weather Location
Southbank Skate Space

337-338 Belvedere Road, Lambeth, SE1 8XT
Google Map/Directions

In case of wet weather, your instructor will confirm location on the morning of your lesson.


Everything You Need to Know Before Booking

Here’s some useful information before you book your lesson. For a more comprehensive list of questions, please list our FAQs or feel free to contact us, we’d be happy to help.

Level Up As You Learn

Level 1
Introduction to skateboarding including finding your stance, learning about your board, safety, learning to step on and off, pushing and turning.

Level 2
Building on level 1 you will improve pushing and turning on a board using both kick turn and carving. You will also learn your first basic balance tricks, how stop at speed and how to ride off curbs.
From levels 3 to 6 you have the option to progress with higher level street skateboarding techniques or move to skate ramps at the skatepark.

Level 3
Street: Learning to get up curbs, more advanced balance tricks, 180 degree kick turns and reverts on the flat ground.
Skatepark: An Introduction to skateboarding on ramps, skatepark safety, and 180 degree turns on both the flat ground and small ramps.

Level 4
Street: Learning more advanced revert tricks to avoid obstacles, working on reverts at speed and an introduction to Pop Shuvits.
Skatepark: Progressing to riding down bigger ramps, building confidence on ramps, and 180 degree kick turns on bigger ramps.

Level 5
Street: Introduction to powerslides, Ollies, Pop Shuvits on the move.
Skatepark: Learning how to drop in on various ramps, pumping to gain speed on ramps and an introduction to basic ramps tricks.

Level 6

Street: Improving your Ollies and Pop Shuvits on the move, powerslides at speed and using powerslides to adjust your speed.
Skatepark: Building confidence dropping in, pumping, kick turning on bigger ramps, introduction to Rock to Fakies, Axel Stalls and basic ramp grab tricks.

In case of wet weather, your instructor will confirm location on the morning of your lesson.

We set you up with a backup undercover location for your lesson in case of wet weather. If the weather is not looking good and you would prefer to re-arrange your lesson for another day just let us know with 48 hours-notice.

At the time of booking your lesson you will receive a lesson confirmation message including your instructors name and contact details for the day. If it is raining on the day of your lesson please contact your instructor for advice.

If you do not know your nearest undercover location, please contact us and we would be glad to help you.

No problem! We can provide helmets, skateboards and pads, free of charge.

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