Learn to Skate

prospera-learn-to-skate-1 The Chiefs Development Group Skating Academy, in Chilliwack, BC incorporates the strongest elements from nationally recognized programs to provide a program that ensures skaters progress through the skills of skating safely and efficiently, while having lots of FUN!

The clear structure and distinct levels of the Academy provide skaters with a clear path to success in the sport of skating, and will prepare them for a hockey or basic figure skating program. Whether you’re stepping on the ice for the first time, or if you’ve been skating for years, this is the place to develop your skills!

Prospera Centre, in Chilliwack, BC, offers a variety of lessons and camps. Whether you’re 3 years old and just stepping onto the ice for the first time or if you’ve been playing for years, this is where to spend your time refining your skills!

Refund Policy | Terms & Conditions

ALL CLASSES ARE ON SATURDAYS. CLASSES RUN FROM SEPTEMBER TO MAY.

CLASSES CLOSE THE WEEK BEFORE THEIR START DATES!  Register early!

IF YOU WISH TO USE AN EXISTING CREDIT, PLEASE CALL 604-702-0062, MONDAY – THURSDAY  9AM – 5PM AND FRIDAY 9AM – 4PM.

Skate rentals are available for $4 cash.

Call 604-702-0062 or drop by the Administration Office Monday – Thursday, 9am – 5pm &  Friday 9am – 4pm.

Registration opens Aug 15th


ADULT & TOT

1. SNOWFLAKES This is a parent/guardian participation class, as the adult will be on the ice with the child, working alongside our qualified instructors.

Snowflakes will learn how to become comfortable with the ice surface, including learning about ice safety, and falling/getting up without assistance.

 

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 12:30pm -1:10pm 5 $90
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 12:30pm -1:10pm 5 $90
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
12:30pm -1:10pm 5 $90
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 12:30pm -1:10pm 5 $90
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 12:30pm -1:10pm 5 $90
includes GST
Register

BEGINNER Ages 3-5

1. ICE CUBES This level is suited for first-time, “scared stiff” skaters who need a little extra attention on the ice. Ice Cubes will focus on ice orientation, balance skills and walking. 

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16
11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
   Register
February 17 – March 17  11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register

2. ICICLES After graduating from Ice Cubes, Icicles will focus on moving across the width of the ice, two-foot glides, and balancing on one foot.

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 11a –11:40a
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register

3. ICEBERGS Icebergs include skaters who are ready to take their skating to the next level, and will focus on snowplow stops, backwards movement and introduction to edges.

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register

BEGINNER Ages 6+

1. SNOWBALLS This level is suited for first-time skaters. Snowballs will focus on balance and posture, basic on-ice movements and changing direction while on the ice.

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 11a –11:40a
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register

2. BLIZZARDS The Blizzards will focus on skating across the width of the ice, two-foot glides and T-pushes.

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
12:30p– 1:10p
5 $70
includes GST
Register

3. AVALANCHES Avalanches are able to skate across the width of the ice, and are preparing for Penguins! Avalanches will focus on transitioning from T-pushes to glides, backwards movements and inside/outside edges.

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
11a –11:40a 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 11a –11:40a
11:45a– 12:25p
5 $70
includes GST
Register

INTERMEDIATE Youth up to 12 years

1. LEARN TO SKATE FOR HOCKEY Learn the fundamentals of hockey skating. Students will learn the proper skating techniques required for hockey with emphasis on becoming more agile on the ice. All elements are taught without a puck and no hockey equipment is needed. This class is not for beginner skaters. Participants must be able to skate forward and stop. ( Ages 5 – 12 years). .

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register

1. PENGUINS Penguins have graduated from beginner skating and will focus on backwards skating, advanced balance skills, and utilizing both edges.

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register

2. POLAR BEARS Polar Bears represent the peak of intermediate skating! Polar Bears focus on advanced forward and backward movement, including crossovers and changing direction.

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 11:45a– 12:25p 5 $70
includes GST
Register

PROFICIENT Youth up to 12 years

1. Skaters who have completed the Intermediate program and are looking for their next challenge. Learn how to turn from forwards to backwards and vice-versa, and manage tight turns. 

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
>Register

ADULT LESSONS ( 13+)If you are just a beginner or need to brush up on your skills this class is for you!!!

Date Times # of Classes Cost Register
October 14  –  November 11 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
November 18 – December 16 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
January 6 – February 10
No class Feb 3
12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
February 17 – March 17 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register
April 7 – May 5 12:30p– 1:10p 5 $70
includes GST
Register

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