Freeskiing Level 100 and 200 Coach Certification
The Freeski Coach Certification program consists of 4 levels of certification. Each level of the program builds on the knowledge and experience gained in the prior level. Curriculum is specifcially designed to build a coaches knowledge, skills and abilities in coaching athletes at all levels of development and competition.
- Level 100 is for the new coach or a coach working with younger developing athletes in Phases 1 and 2 of the US Freeski Training System. The curriculum is designed to give coaches a solid foundation in the fundamentals of snowboarding along with a base of knowledge in the art and science of coaching young athletes.
- Level 200 is for the experienced coach working with athletes in Phases 3, 4 and 5 of the US Freeski Training Systems. The focus of Level 200 is on coaching competitive athletes in entry level events up to National level competitions.
Most developing and entry level athletes participate and compete in USASA events throughout the country. Through a partnership between USASA and U.S. Ski & Snowboard, all Level 100 and Level 200 programs are managed by USASA. The USASA website has further information, schedules and registration for Level 100 and 200 Certification Programs. Once on the USASA website, click on Resources to find Coach Information.