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U.S. Figure Skating Announces Skating Director's Course
May 18-20, 2015 - Columbus, Ohio
To register, visit www.narce.com

The Skating Director Course, presented by U.S. Figure Skating, is designed for skating directors, club board members, rink managers and coaches that are intent on offering the highest level of service and opportunity through their figure skating and synchronized skating programs. The two and a half day seminar will focus on the seamless administration of successful programs and ways to build a healthy customer base, retain skaters and continue to move them through the pipeline of U.S. Figure Skating programs. Every presentation will provide information and resources that can be implemented on the local level.

This is one of the most important and beneficial seminars we offer.

Topics include:

  • *U.S. Figure Skating- How it works and what we offer to assist our programs and clubs
  • *Using creative ways to market and enhance existing programming
  • *Ideas for keeping skating FUN and affordable- from Basic Skills to Elite
  • *Adding unique Specialty Classes for increased retention of members
  • *Best practices of successful Figure Skating Clubs
  • *Building and managing a complete synchronized skating program
  • *New SafeSport Program - resources, awareness, necessary policies and procedures to implement
  • *Opportunity to hear and share Real Programs that Work!
  • *Ways to educate the skating parent
  • *Strategic planning and setting goals for your overall program
  • *Networking and roundtable discussions with other Directors in the United States

Testimonials from a few of last year's attendees:
"Loved the variety of topics"
"Super information, great ideas, and awesome materials"
"I had a great time at NARCE -Thank you for re-energizing me!"

The Skating Director's Course registration fee of $175 includes all course materials, daily lunch, and a pass to the RINK Expo trade show. 16 PSA credits will be given to all participants for their attendance. Completion of this course will also fulfill the education requirements of new figure skating clubs.

To register, please visit www.NARCE.com. Limited spots available, sign up today!

If you have any questions regarding the course content, please contact Susi Wehrli McLaughlin, Senior Director of Membership at U.S. Figure Skating at swehrli@usfigureskating.org.

Upcoming Club Education Opportunities

If you are interested in hosting a seminar, please contact Susi Wehrli-McLaughlin at swehrli@usfigureskating.org.

Club Webinar Resources (PDF)

Visit the Member's Only site to view recordings of past webinars.