Welcome to the Swiss Ski and Snowboard School

The ESS is currently closed, the programmes will be available online from mid-August 2023. We wish you a great summer and look forward to seeing you again.

The ESS team

We have been teaching snow sports at Les Paccots for 80 years. Our school is an official Swiss Ski School recognized by Swiss Snowsports, the formative association of snow sports teachers.

From the youngest beginners to the experienced skiers, every skier will find his satisfaction our courses.

Discover our courses

Private lessons

Group lessons for children

Snow garden

Lil’ kid

Ski touring & Off-piste


Group lessons adults


Torchlight descent and night skiing

Torchlight descent and night skiing

The activity is totally free !   People who do not ski can enjoy the torchlight descent from the restaurant of Lac des Joncs. Info: Dates: Schedule: Meeting at 7:00 pm. Location: From the Borbuintze ski lift. Required: For the torchlight descent, you must be able...

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New courses winter 2020-2021

New courses winter 2020-2021

Lil' kid course   From 2 years old, discover skiing!   This group course is designed for younger children who want to discover the first sensations of sliding on the snow.A first approach to skiing where parents can participate in the lesson if they wish....

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