A device to assist a beginner in learning how to snowboard. The device connects to the top rear of the snowboard and consists of a base plate that connects to the snowboard, a rotational component that connects to the base plate and allows vertical and horizontal rotation, and a handle that connects to the rotational component on one end and is held by the instructor on the other end. The instructor skis behind the beginner and applies force to the handle which controls the speed, direction and edging of the snowboard, thereby assisting the beginner in learning how to snowboard.

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