Pathway to Hockey


Ages 4-5: LTS Snowplow Sam 1-3
Ages 6-14: LTS Basic 1-3
Ages 15+: LTS Adult 1-3
All classes will be well-structured, age-specific, and focus on proper skill development taught in a positive, FUN, and social environment. Skaters will progress at their own rate and advance after skill mastery is demonstrated.


Ages 4-14: Learn To Play Hockey Academy
Ages 15+: Adult Instructional Hockey Clinics
The Learn the Skills step is designed for any individual looking to learn how to play the world’s fastest team sport. Participants will develop their skills through both group and individual instruction and will naturally progress through the program until they are ready for the next step.


Ages 4-9: Little Rays
Ages 9-14: Future Rays
Ages 15+: Developmental Game Nights
Here is where individuals begin to play the game. Each program will continue to focus on the skills necessary to play hockey but will begin to incorporate competition, teamwork, and gameplay.


Ages 7-14: Charleston Youth Hockey Organization

Ages 15-18: South Carolina Scholastic Hockey Association

18+: CIP Adult Hockey League
Your hard work has paid off! You are now ready to join a hockey team and battle for a league championship. From here the sky is the limit. There are plenty of ways to continue your hockey career and development at the Carolina Ice Palace. Click here to email to learn more!

Learn More About
Youth Hockey

Please contact our Director of Hockey Operations, Ryan Blair at or 843.572.2717 EXT 5904.