Skate Lessons

Learn with Us!

Recreational Learn to Skate and Learn to Play Hockey are offered in the two brand new rinks at the Port Coquitlam Community Centre in the summer, fall and winter.

Learn, strengthen and improve basic skating and hockey skills; our qualified and experienced instructors will provide technical and progressive instruction in creative, fun and age appropriate classes.

Please review registration information on the skating home page.

Skating Lessons

Skating lessons begin October 14, 2020.

  • Priority Registration for Port Coquitlam Residents opens: Wednesday, September 30. 2020
  • General Registration: Friday, October 2, 2020

Learn to Skate Information

  • Lessons will be 30 minutes of on ice instruction with one hour timeslots to allow for transition between users: Group and private offered
  • Participants will sign up for a 1 hour time slot vs levels (e.g. Mon: 4 to 5pm, 5 to 6pm and 6 to 7pm, Wed. 4 to 5pm, 5 to 6pm and Fri. 5 to 6pm)
  • Participants are to arrive 15 minutes prior to lesson start time to confirm registration, complete health check and orientation
  • Participants to exit 15 minutes post lessons to remove rental equipment and leave the facility
  • Learn to Skate lessons are open to 20 skaters / time slot and will divided into groups of 4 to 5 based on skill level
  • Foundational skating skills taught over the session
  • A Progress card will be provided at the end of the lesson set
  • New skaters require parent / guardian participation/ice cleats and helmet will be provided to parents if unable to skate\
  • Low staff to instructor ratio per hour

Lesson Times:

  • Mondays Oct 19-Nov 16 and Nov 23 – Dec 14
    4:00 – 5:00 pm
    5:00 – 6:00 pm
    6:00 – 7:00 pm
  • Wednesdays Oct 14-Nov 18 and Nov 25 – Dec 16
    4:00 – 5:00 pm
    5:00 – 6:00 pm
  • Fridays Oct 16-Nov 13 and Nov 20 – Dec 18
    5:00 – 6:00 pm
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Registration for skating lessons can be completed online or by calling 604.927.7529. Please register for one lesson set / child

All participants require an account for program registration portcoquitlam.ca/register

  • Reserve your spot online prior to arrival – No drop-in attendance
  • Registration for drop-in activities will open 1 week in advance on an ongoing basis
  • Participants may withdraw online up to 48 hours in advance with no penalty
  • No shows will be charged the single admission rate
  • Registrations are non-transferable
  • Participants will be asked to leave promptly at end of scheduled time

Online Program Registration