All U.S. Ski & Snowboard members turning 18 years of age during the season, or older, are required to complete one or more of the following requirements.
- SafeSport Training
- Background screening
- Introduction to Avalanches Course training
- Coaching Fundamentals Course (for non-certified coaches)
Please note, all requirements are currently biannual with the exception of SafeSport training, which is required annually.
Short-term members and those alpine masters who are not in regular contact with or in a position of authority over athletes are excluded from these requirements.
U.S. Ski & Snowboard has a no-refund policy for memberships and licenses. Further, memberships may not be transferred from person to person or season to season.