Term-Time Courses

Term-time and holiday skateboarding courses for aspiring skaters aged 5 to 12.

During the courses, your children will learn how to skateboard on our pop-up park.

Experienced coaches will be right there, guiding your child every step of the way.

Use of skateboards and protective equipment is all included.

Why us? 

Experienced Coaches: Our team of skilled coaches boasts years of experience in both skating and coaching. Our coach, Jack, is also the author of the beginner’s guide to skateboarding, “How to Train your Skateboard”.

Safe and Secure: Skateboarding has risks, and your child’s safety is our top priority. Our coaches hold valid DBS checks, are fully insured and are first-aid trained.

Indoor Mobile Skatepark: Come rain or shine, the kids that come to our classes will be able to make the most of our pop-up skatepark located in a spacious sports hall in Portslade.

Free parking is also available on-site.

Course Details

📅 6 weeks | 1 hour | Tue/Wed/Thurs/Sun

🕒  Times vary (see below)

📍 Loxdale English Centre, Locks Hill, Portslade, BN41 2LA

🛹  For children aged 5 to 12 years old

🚨 Limited Spaces Available 🚨

Beginner Course

  • Learn the very basics of how to skate, like standing on a skateboard, pushing and turning.
  • Learn some basic tricks that are the basis for more complex manoeuvres. 
  • Gain confidence in themselves, learn about balanced risk-taking and the importance of patience and perseverance. 
  • Learn to use ramps on our expertly-built mobile skatepark in a safe environment. 

“His confidence definitely improved and his enthusiasm never waned. His skills improved each week. He has been struggling at school this term and this course has been the highlight of his week. He has a tendency not to stick at things and yet he has told me he never wants to quit!”


🗓️ Beginners

Tue 10th September | 4:15 – 5:15PM
Wed 11th September | 4:15 – 5:15PM
Sun 15th September | 10:30 – 11:30AM

Priority booking is given to current participants before courses are open for the public. The booking form will be visible below.

Improver Course

  • Take their skateboarding to the next level after having learnt the basics. 
  • Practise what they know, learn more complex tricks and skate with others of a similar level. 
  • Gain confidence, learn about balanced risk-taking and the importance of patience and perseverance.  
  • Develop their skateboarding skills through weekly trick workshops, games and challenges. 
  • Get new tricks on ramps like flatbanks, quarter pipes, kickers and rails.

🗓️ Improvers

Tue 10th September | 5:30 – 6:30PM
Wed 11th September | 5:30 – 6:30PM
Thurs 12th September | 5:30 – 6:30PM
Sun 15th September | 9:15 – 10:15AM
Sun 15th September | 11:45 – 12:45PM

“Welcoming and chilled environment, easy for kids to learn whatever they fancy but also encouraged to try new things”


Courses are open for the public to book a few weeks before they start. Priority booking is given to current participants. The booking form will be visible here.

Let me know if you’ve got any questions and I’ll get back to you.

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The Skate Club’s Term-Time Courses in Brighton & Hove! Perfect for kids and teens, our expert-led sessions focus on safety, technique, and fun. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to improve, we offer the ideal after-school activity to fuel your passion. Skate with us and make every ride memorable