The U.S. Figure Skating Basic Skills program offers an introductory
skating curriculum for the adult who has never skated. It is
divided into four levels in which beginner adult skaters will
progress at an individual rate while being challenged and
The curriculum is designed
specifically to teach the adult skater the basic elements of
forward, backward, turns and stops before advancing to more
challenging skating moves. This is an exciting program for those
who look to skating as an enjoyable recreational activity to stay
fit and healthy.
The U.S. Figure Skating Association has guidelines for each
skating level. Students earn patches for each level obtained.
View the Adult Curriculum Chart