Schools Ice Skating at the National Ice Centre

Schools Ice Skating Programme
Try Before You Buy!

Ice Skating is a perfect way to use your primary PE & Sport Premium by giving your pupils a “broader experience of a range of sports and activities offered to all pupils.” Noted as key indicator number 4 taken from DfE guidance document.

This 1 week free taster is available to all schools that have not taken part in our 6 week schools ice skating programme before at the National Ice Centre – all you are required to do is cover the cost of the transport.

By signing up to the programme each school will receive:
– A safety briefing to support the group prior to stepping on the ice
– 1 week taster of our learn to skate programme for one class of 30/32
– 40 minute group skating lesson
– 20 minutes free time to practice what the children have learnt
– discount voucher sheet for each child enabling them to continue their learn to skate journey

  • Summer 1: Monday 20 April, 27 April, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May 2020
  • Approx schedule:
    Pick up from school: 12.45pm (dependant upon location)
    Arrival at the NIC: 1.15pm
    Skates on and briefing: 1.15pm
    Skating lesson: 1.30pm
    Free time: 2.10pm
    Off Ice: 2.30pm
    Depart: 2.45pm

More information:

Who is this session suitable for:
The session is suitable for KS1 upwards – we have experience of working with foundation school children and would welcome you take advantage of this opportunity.  The ice skating programme is a great way to learn a new skill, boost confidence, have fun and keep fit!

By working in partnership with the Nottingham City Council transport team we arrange best price transport for your trip to the ice rink. 

Inner City Transport
The price for is £90.00 + Vat – Single Deck Coach
The price for is £120.00 + Vat – Double Deck Coach

County/Outer Areas Transport
The price for is £130.00 + Vat – Single Deck Coach
The price for is £160.00 + Vat – Double Deck Coach

Planning Ahead:
Risk assessment support documentation can be provided in advance.  We are GDPR compliant and can provide our privacy statement upon request.

Booking Information:
We anticipate this opportunity programme being popular and recommend that you get in touch as soon as possible.  All applications are on a first come, first served basis.  We will arrange an invoice to be raised for the cost of the transport after the session has taken place.