Educator Member Application

Below are the requirements needed to obtain an Educator Membership through USSEA. 

Step One: Complete Heads Up Concussion Training

This brief online course covers the important and necessary information related to concussion risk in sports. During this course you’ll learn:

  • How to avoid concussions
  • What to do when you suspect a skateboarder has a concussion

Completing this course ensures that USSEA Certified Skateboard Educators are putting the safety of their students first, and prepared if a student sustains a head injury.

 

*PLEASE SAVE A DIGITAL COPY OF YOUR CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

Start the Concussion Training 

Step Two: Complete the CPR & First Aid Training Course

The American Red Cross offers online and in-person courses for CPR and First Aid. If you are already certified please be prepared to send proof to a USSEA trainer.

*PLEASE SAVE A DIGITAL COPY OF YOUR CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

Start the CPR/1st Aid Trainings

Step Three: SafeSport Course Registration

  1. Visit Safe Sport Trained: https://athletesafety.org/training/index
  2. Purchase safe sport trained course
  3. Go to shopping cart
  4. Register for Safe Sport account
  5. Check out and pay $20
  6. Take course
  7. SAVE A DIGITAL COPY OF YOUR CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

Go to SafeSport Account

Step Four: Complete SafeSport Online training Course

Once you’ve successfully purchased the course, you will be able to complete it from your Learning Dashboard. 

  • This course takes approximately 90 minutes to complete
  • $20 fee to complete course
  • Completion of this course reduces liability when working with children
  • Training covers the same range of topics that school teachers working with children are trained in.

 

*PLEASE SAVE A DIGITAL COPY OF YOUR CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

Step Five: Submit Digital Certificates and Background Check

Once you have all proof of completion, digital proof can be submitted together during the application process. 

You will then be asked to upload all digital documents and your criminal background check. 

Once your application is approved you will receive a confirmation email with a link to join the USSEA Educator Membership.

Fill out USSEA Application

Learn to Skateboard

We offer comprehensive programs to help you learn to skateboard.

Member Plans & Perks

Read about the different levels of membership USSEA offers.

Learn to Skateboard Day (LTS Day)

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