Skate School F.A.Q

When & Where are lessons held?

Lessons are held every Sunday at the Findlay Community Centre - 26 Elliot St, Dartmouth, NS B2Y 2X7

You can find our lessons schedule by looking at the appointment availability!

Are skates provided?

No, skates are not provided for lessons.

Can I rent skates/protective gear?

We are unable to offer equipment rentals at this time. Students are required to bring their own skates, pads, and helmets.

What ages are beginner lessons for?

Beginner lessons are designed for those just learning how to roller skate! We cover all the basics from forward stride to stopping and falling safely! Beginner classes will be best enjoyed by those who are comfortable standing and moving forwards in their skates.

What do I need to bring?

You need to bring your skates, protective gear/helmet and a water bottle. We don't provide any equipment for the lessons.

Are roller blades accepted?

No, our lessons are designed for movement on roller skates and would not work on roller blades. 

Can I book a private group session?

Yes, please email us at lessons@coffinskate.com to book!

How long are lessons?

Group and private lessons are 50 minutes!

Do you have classes for children?

Yes! Our youth classes are perfect for children with an emphasis on learning to skate through game play! Spring youth lesson will be held on Sunday May 8th, and Sunday June 12th.

Should I book a private or group lesson?

Private lessons are great for working on specific skills one on one with our trainers. Group lessons are great for getting a broader skill level and meet new people!