Member Plans & Perks

USSEA offers multiple membership options including Basic, Educator, & Organization Memberships. Each membership option offers a variety of perks. 

Basic
Membership

Educator
Membership

Organization
Membership

Basic Membership ($20 per year)

 The basic membership is open for:

 

  • Beginner skateboarders 
  • Skateboard enthusiasts who want to advance their skills
  • Parents supporting skateboarders
  • Skateboard educators who want to advance their teaching skills and network within the skateboarding community.

What are the perks of a basic level membership?

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Access to the S.K.A.T.E SAFE online course

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Access to the two-part How to Teach Skateboarding online course

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Future E-courses currently in development

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Educational videos

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Exclusive content

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Educator Membership ($50 per year with automatic renewal or $60 without auto renewal)

The Educator Membership is for:

  • People who teach or are interested in teaching skateboarding

Membership Requirements:

  • Application
  • CPR certification
  • Safety Training
  • Background Check

 

*The Educator Membership level is a prerequisite for any person who wants to become a USSEA Certified Skateboard Educator.

*The automatic renewal plan automatically renews 1-year from your sign-up date.

What are the perks of an educator level membership?

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Access to all online learning courses, including:

  • S.K.A.T.E. SAFE
  • How To Teach Skateboarding Parts I & II
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Comprehensive Professional Skateboard Education E-Learning Course*

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Pathway to Level I USSEA Certification

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Future E-courses currently in development

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Educational Videos

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Exclusive content

*The comprehensive and interactive certification course is for those wanting to advance their teaching skills for the purpose of coaching skateboarding or supporting beginner skateboarders. 

This course will test your knowledge with quizzes and a final exam that requires a score of at least 85% to be eligible for the Level I USSEA Certification program (additional fee of $50 applies).

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Organization Membership ($95 per year)

The Organization Membership is open to:

  • Skateboard Industry Leaders
  • Municipalities
  • Skateboard Schools & Camps
  • Skateboard Retailers
  • Program Developers 

The organization membership is specifically designed to give maximum access to USSEA research, expertise, and hands-on support to develop and implement necessary safety measures to better protect organizations and the public.

What are the perks of an organization level membership?

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30% discounted membership for employees

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Access to the Learn to Skate™ System*

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Access to S.K.A.T.E SAFE materials*

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Consulting services*

*The Learn to Skate™ system is designed to support program safety and efficiency. This lesson plan is perfect for skateboard classes and camps and is available exclusively to our members and can be licensed for an additional fee. 

*Members receive full rights and access to S.K.A.T.E. SAFE materials, including eye-catching signage to improve safety etiquette at skateparks and other designated skateboarding facilities. 

*Consulting services include an in-person audit of parks and programs to assess safety and certification of parks, including ‘ease-of-use’ features for beginner skateboarders.

NOTE:

Organizations that have skateboard educator staff working with children are required to maintain this membership for at least 2 out of 10 employees working with children.

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Learn to Skateboard

We offer comprehensive programs to help you learn to skateboard.

Educator Training

Learn what it takes to get certified to become a skateboard educator.

Learn to Skateboard Day (LTS Day)

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