USSEA is a non-profit founded by a drive to promote accessibility to skateboarding world-wide by addressing many of the barriers to skateboarding that a learner faces.
Whatever level you are coming to us from, we have something for you! Visit our membership page to join the community.
Watch our S.K.A.T.E. SAFE video
This video teaches you skateboarding protocol to make learning extremely effective, to minimize injury and keep you rolling. Using our patented S.K.A.T.E. SAFE concept, we walk you through: -Starting with the basics, what you need to know before you even get rolling. -How to maximize awareness of environment, including both skatepark terrain and awareness of other skaters, so that you can get the most out of your environment -Proper progression so you can advance your skills faster. -Using good communication skills, earning respect in the park, and -Minimizing risk in general so you spend less time recovering from injury and more time skating.
We have E-Learning Courses available for various member levels, as well as for non-members -with more to come (sign up for our newsletter to be the first to know when!). Our courses are for both educators and skaters alike, as well as parents supporting a beginner child. And a learner can approach our content from any skill level and find this material immediately useful and applicable to their success.
Learn more about some of our programs and services below.
Empowering instructors to deliver a consistently safer, easier, and more exciting and engaged learning experience. Certification credentials increase credibility in the action sports industry, and give instructors greater opportunities to teach and earn more.
We have a General Membership for learners, enthusiasts, and educators alike, including parents supporting a learning youth. We have an Educator Membership with a higher threshold for entry for those that are serious about coaching, and a Partner Program Membership for any organization offering skateboard-related services.
Our LTS™ system was developed as a resource available for anyone offering skateboard classes, camps or lessons. It is a comprehensive skateboard learning program optimally designed to deliver a successful class from day one.
S.K.A.T.E. SAFE™ is our safety awareness program that encourages good skateboarding etiquette and safety practices. This is one of the many resources we offer for programs and skatepark operators.