Registration for 2012-13 CER courses opened on November 1, 2011.
The 2011-2012 CERs are for 2011-12 compliance only. The 2012-2013 CERs are for 2012-2013 compliance only.
U.S. Figure Skating/PSA
Continuing Education Requirement
In cooperation with the Professional Skaters Association, U.S. Figure Skating requires the mandatory continuing education requirement (CER) for all coaches at U.S. Figure Skating sanctioned events as of July 1, 2012.
CER/ Category A
CATEGORY A: PROFESSIONAL COACH (OR CHOREOGRAPHER) OF QUALIFYING LEVELS OF COMPETITION SKATERS:
- Defined as one who is coaching, teaching or instructing one or more skaters or teams that are participating in qualifying levels of qualifying competitions or championships. This includes, but is not limited to: primary coaches, choreographer, assistant coaches, and element specialists (spin coaches, jump coaches, style coaches etc.)
- Qualifying competitions are defined as regionals, sectionals, synchronized skating sectionals and adult sectionals.
- Championships are defined as U.S. Junior Championships, U.S. Championships, U.S. Synchronized Team Skating Championships, U.S. Adult Championships and U.S. Collegiate Championships.