Andy was just brilliant - brought me from a very anxious novice to untidy parallel skiing in a matter of days! He was calm, patient, took me at my pace, good company, gave good, clear, simple instruction. There are lots of ski schools to choose from but for my money, go with the smaller independents. You get tailored instruction with people who really know and love the mountains.
How To: Put on your skis
Here's a short video showing how to put your skis on properly on a slope.