Level I Certification

Skateboard Educator Certification Pathway

The Level I Certification is obtained through the completion of the USSEA online course and available to those belonging to the Educator Membership. Once you become a member the exam is available to you at no additional cost.

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Online Learning Course FAQ & Requirements


  1. Course 1: S.K.A.T.E. SAFE
  2. Course 2: How to Teach Skateboarding
  3. Certification Exam Course
  4. You must pass the exam course with a score of 80% or more to receive full certification credit.
  5. You can take the course in your own time from anywhere with an internet connection.
  6. Courses must be taken in chronological order.
  7. Make sure to fill out completion forms at the end of each course to submit your information for the record. You will NOT receive credit if you skip this step.
  8. Students must pay a $50 fee to obtain the certificate.

S.K.A.T.E. Safe Course

How to Teach Skateboarding Course

Certification Exam Course

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Educator Application

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Learn to Skateboard Day (LTS Day)

A national, annual event that takes place on the third Saturday in May.