Our job, to satisfy you

The instructors, all state-certified at ENSA in Chamonix, have been welcoming you to the ESI Val Cenis Vanoise for 5 seasons. On the program, discovery and improvement in skiing, snowboarding, handiskiing, Tandemskiing for those who can't move easily... with the magnificent landscapes of the Haute-Maurienne Vanoise as a backdrop. 

Our small staff ensures a warm and personalized welcome, we put our passion for our job at the service of your vacations... So young and old, dare to go blue this winter.

Our instructors, experienced in skiing or specialized in Handiskiing, will know how to adapt and personalize the pedagogy and the equipment that suits you. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced skier, a child or an adult, discover our services for your greatest pleasure.

  • Small groups
  • Medal offered
  • A personalized service
Our philosophy

Our philosophy

The independent instructors, all state-qualified, welcome you to the ESI Val Cenis in Haute Maurienne Vanoise. Like you, they have chosen the International Ski School to practice their profession, to satisfy their convictions and to work in optimal conditions. Their goal is to do their best to help you make your vacation a success.

We are part of the International Ski Instructors Union (SIMS) with 75 other ski schools in France and Switzerland, united around the ESI Quality Charter. 40 years of experience and 1800 instructors at your service. This is why we offer tests and medals recognized in France and Europe.

All of us are passionate about the mountains and skiing, and we want to put our skills at your service so that we can share with you the many activities offered by the exceptional environment of the Haute-Maurienne.

Our ski school, on a human scale, allows us to work with the flexibility and availability necessary for quality teaching. We have chosen to limit the number of students, which is why we offer private lessons or group mini-courses.

Our instructors are experienced in skiing or specialized in Handiskiing and will adapt and personalize the teaching methods and equipment that suit you. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced skier, a child or an adult, discover our services for your greatest pleasure.

Toutes nos activités

  • Handiski - Taxiski

    Handiski - Taxiski

    Proposé par ESI Val Cenis

    Come and discover or rediscover your resort with our specific instructors.

    Children or adults, choose your sliding according to your desires and the type of handicap...
    Slide with your family with the Tandemskis, the uniskis and other machines for your greatest pleasure...

  • Snowshoe walk

    Snowshoe walk

    Proposé par ESI Val Cenis

    Snowshoeing is a winter activity accessible to everyone.

    A unique opportunity to approach mountain sports activities, in a friendly atmosphere and in natural settings that will leave you with lasting memories.

  • Free backcountry

    Free backcountry

    Proposé par ESI Val Cenis

    Freeride with use of ski touring equipment.

    Freeride with use of ski touring equipment.

  • Private snowboard lessons

    Private snowboard lessons

    Proposé par ESI Val Cenis

    Greater flexibility and a more personalized approach

    Discover the resort with a professional
    Enjoy a family outing.
    Focus on your technique and style.
    Get your confidence back.

  • Private lessons in alpine skiing

    Private lessons in alpine skiing

    Proposé par ESI Val Cenis

    A more personalized approach

    • Discover the resort with a professional
    • Enjoy a family outing.
    • Focus on your technique and style.
    • Get your confidence back.
  • Snowboard group lessons

    Snowboard group lessons

    Proposé par ESI Val Cenis

    From beginner to expert level.

    Groups limited in number.
    From beginner to expert level.
    Medals and tests recognized in all our schools (link to medals page).
    Recognized levels in all our schools.
    Instructors trained in foreign languages.

  • Alpin skiing group lessons for adult

    Alpin skiing group lessons for adult

    Proposé par ESI Val Cenis

    From beginner to expert level.

    Groups limited in size - Levels recognised in all our schools - Multilingual instructors.

  • Alpin skiing group lessons for children

    Alpin skiing group lessons for children

    Proposé par ESI Val Cenis

    Lessons for children between 3 and 12 years old.

    Groups limited in size - Recognised badges and tests in all our schools -  Child-friendly facilities - Multilingual instructors.

Nous contacter

ESI Val Cenis
, 73480 VAL CENIS, FR

Discover the resort of Val Cenis in summer

Discover the resort of Val Cenis in summer

Explore the beauty of the Haute-Maurienne with the resort's summer activities

The essentials of the ESI Val Cenis

Located in the Northern Alps, the ESI VAL CENIS ski school offers 7 activities such as group snowboarding lessons, private lessons, free ride / ski touring. For more information you can contact us easily by phone at 06 43 49 87 97 or by email at contact@esi-valcenis.com

Located in the Northern Alps, the ESI VAL CENIS ski school offers 7 activities such as group snowboarding lessons, private lessons, free ride / ski touring.
For more information you can contact us easily by phone at 06 43 49 87 97 or by email at contact@esi-valcenis.com