Learn to Skate USA Instructor Workshop in Mentor

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in Coaching

Learn to Skate USA offers ongoing education for all class assistants, instructors and directors covering the Learn to Skate USA curriculum, teaching techniques, testing standards, class organization, safety/liability, parent education, special events, customer service and available resources.

Learn to Skate USA will be offering the Art of Teaching workshop in Mentor on Sunday, October 1 from 1:00-6:0pm.

This workshop is designed for instructors with two or more years of group teaching experience and skating directors. The workshop is 5 hours in length, covers advanced roles as an instructor, teaching techniques, Compete USA and has an on-ice component. Remember to bring your skates.

Specific topics presented at this workshop include :

  • Information about the Learn to Skate USA program – available resources, instructional materials, and marketing collateral.
  • Instructional Elements- class orientation, skills, teaching tips, class organization/management, lesson plans and evaluation standards
  • Fun and games to keep skaters involved
  • Compete USA
  • Specialty classes
  • Your role and responsibility in being an excellent group lesson instructor

For more information and/or to register for the workshop, go to https://fs12.formsite.com/USFSAIT/LTSUSAInstrWkshpMentor/index.html. Registration is required and closes on Friday, September 22, 2017. Cost of the workshop is $25. PSA Credit will be given for the workshop.