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Learn to Skate 2021

Learn to Skate Updated Policies

The Ice Den Scottsdale is committed to offering our nationally recognized Learn to Skate program.  Adjustments to program policies and requirements have been made to ensure a safe environment for all skaters and coaches.

Any previous policies have been replaced indefinitely.

Until Further Notice:

  • Registration MUST be completed online.  No paper forms accepted at this time.
  • Class Capacity: Registration will be capped and a waitlist generated to ensure class numbers are in line with public health concerns at time of session.  The Ice Den will reevaluate roster numbers prior to the first week of class and make adjustments to levels based on real-time information. 
  • Registration will be available by session only.  No multi-session discounts will be offered.
  • Additional class and sibling discounts are not offered.
  • Masks optional for all skaters and spectators.  Complimentary disposable masks are available if needed.
  • Due to current capacity restrictions and ice schedule changes, make-up class skating passes will not be offered at this time. 

Additional rink guidelines are noted below:



All skaters and participants are required to pay the $18.00 mandatory US Figure Skating Fee annually. Valid July 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022.

Please visit the Learn to Skate USA Website to learn more about membership benefits including the ability to participate in U.S. Figure Skating sanctioned events and coverage under U.S. Figure Skating's sports accident insurance policy.


USFS membership fees expire annually on June 30 - regardless of when a skater's most recent membership was purchased:

ALL Summer Session #2 participants are required to pay/renew an $18.00 mandatory non-refundable LTS USA Fee (Valid July 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022).

Admin Scottsdale


The following classes/levels have reached capacity and are currently sold out for Summer Session #2.

Please e-mail your Skater Name, Class Day/Time & Level to Admin to be placed on a Wait List.  Rosters will be evaluated the week prior to 1st class and adjusted if space permits.

Thursday 5:00pm

  • Parent & Pup

Level A Classes & Times

45 Minute Classes

Level A / Pre-Hockey / Parent & Pups / Adult-Teen

  • Snowplow Sam 1, 2, 3 (ages 4-5)
  • Basic 1, 2, 3 (ages 6 and up)
  • Pre-Hockey* 1, 2, 3 (ages 4 and up)
    *All skaters
    must be able to skate across the ice unassisted in hockey skates, forward & backward and glide on  one foot.
  • Adult/Teen (ages 13 and up)
  • Parent & Pups: 2.5  - 5 years with an adult
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm P&P Offered
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm P&P Offered / PH3
Thursday 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm P&P Offered
Thursday 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm P&P Offered
Saturday 8:15 am - 9:00 am PH3 Only
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:45 am P&P Offered
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:45 am P&P Offered

Level B Classes & Times

60 Minute Classes

  • Basic 4A – Basic 6
Thursday 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:45 am - 10:45 am

Level C Classes & Times

  • Pre Free Skate A & B
  • Free Skate 1 – Preliminary
  • Double Jump/IJS Class* 
    *Prerequisite: Must be able to land a consistent Axel .
Thursday 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:45 am - 10:45 am


Tuesday, June 29 - Saturday, August 7

Level A/P&P/Pre-Hockey/Adult & Teen
Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday
Six (6) x 45 minutes class

Level A: $130
Parent & Pup: $145

Level B & C
Thursday or Saturday
Six (6) x 60 minutes class
Registration = $145

*Spots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration will close when capacity is reached.
Classes not meeting size requirements
may be cancelled or combined.

Ice Cafe

  • For skaters all levels, 18 years +
  • 90 minute class
  • 20 minute group lesson held 3o minutes into class
  • Small Chilly Bean Cafe beverage
  • Select Sundays through Summer
  • See Adult Skating Page for more information


Class size is limited and classes will sell-out.
Do not wait for evaluations to register.

Next session registered skater profiles will be
automatically updated based on skater progress
after current concludes.

Coaches will evaluate all skaters the first week of the next session and make the necessary level adjustments.

Safety Requirements & Guidelines

  •  Masks are optional for all skaters & spectators. Complimentary disposable masks are available if needed.
  • Skaters/spectators who are currently sick, recently sick, symptomatic or high-risk/vulnerable to illness: DO NOT come to the rink.
  • Social distancing encouraged at all times in the building, including locker room and ice.
  • Do not bring valuables into the building. The Ice Dens are not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • Skaters are encouraged to bring own tissues and personal sanitized wipes/sanitizer.
  • Follow all posted signs and guidelines.
  • Limit time spent in the facility that is outside of scheduled ice slot. Arrive no sooner than 15 minutes prior to your scheduled session and leave promptly at its conclusion.
  • Enter the rink through the properly designated doors at main building entrance.
  • Participation by online registration in advance only.
  • Two (2) spectators recommended per skater.