At Niseko Base Snowsports School, our team of internationally qualified Ski, Snowboard and Telemark instructors will have you experiencing all that this world class resort has to offer from the moment you arrive.

Our experience centred lesson philosophy is achieved by identifying your goals and taking every step possible to go beyond your expectations. If it’s a new manoeuvre you are trying to master, or existing technique you wish to improve, our experienced team can help.

The NBS snow pros are very passionate about snowsports and are keen to share this passion with you. Their excitement for snowsports activities is contagious and will have you wanting to return time and time again.

We offer many different types of lesson at NBS and we are sure it will be easy to find one that suits your needs. Whether you are new to the sport, or a veteran powder hound, NBS offers a full range of group workshops and private lessons.

Please come and enjoy a lesson at NBS, as it’s the goal of our snow pros to provide you with the most amazing winter holiday experience possible!

Adult Lessons

NBS Ski School - Adult Group Lesson

Group lessons are a great way to enhance your snow holiday by meeting new friends, learning fun new places and ways to ride/ski in a safe and easy going learning environment. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced skier/rider, NBS lessons encompass all that makes a trip to the snow unforgettable.

Private Lessons

NBS Ski School - Private Lesson

At NBS we understand that everyone has a different goal and different learning styles. For this reason we offer private lessons. In a Private lesson, your instructor will tailor your lesson to suit your learning style, your pace with the focus of having an all round great experience.

Kid’s Club

NBS Ski School - Kid's Club Lesson

Our Kids Club programs are designed for children to have a great time, make new friends and help them develop their ski and snowboard skills. Our enthusiastic children specialist instructors will ensure your kids are having a great time whilst improving their technique in a safe and fun environment.

Junior Mountain Riders Program

Junior Mountain Riders Program

This snow program for youth and teens is all about fun, adventure and exploration whilst improving riding ability through quality time in a safe manner led and supervised by our fun and experienced guides.


SkiJapan Junior Training Academy


This program is aimed to train the elite junior snowsports athletes for Interschool competitions and to gain competency at an FIS level. SkiJapan Junior Training Academy is a mobile program which adapts to best suit the snow conditions in a number of local resorts.

Powder Project

NBS Ski School - Private Lesson

If you are a high level skier and want to improve your powder skiing skills then this is the program for you. Explore different powder fields and get to know the local hot spots away from the crowd.


Technique Week

Niseko Technique Week

This program offers high level skiers the chance to ski hard, the time and freedom to explore the entire mountain in the form of the ultimate in high level ski programs.


Womens Workshop

Niseko Womens Workshop

We understand that women have slightly different intentions with their ski lessons and we at NBS is very excited to offer this ski program exclusively for women with a chance to explore the mountain with the guidance, instruction and coaching from a qualified female instructor.

Ability Chart


A critical step to ensuring you are in the correct lesson and achieve the most from your on snow learning is to select the ability level most suited to you.
Please click here to determine your ability level when selecting or booking a lesson.