A program of
U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey
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The Ice Maintenance and Equipment Operation course introduces participants to ice resurfacer and edger components. Combined classroom theory and on-ice instruction provide participants with industry best practices for the safe operation of ice resurfacing and maintenance equipment. Participants will learn the importance and role logbooks play in the maintenance of a quality ice surface. Participants will gain the knowledge necessary to identify and correct poor ice conditions and perform ice maintenance to provide a quality ice surface. Participants will complete both a written and an on-ice practical exam on the final day of the course.
*Participants must have a minimum 6 months experience operating an ice resurfacer prior to taking this course
*Participants must be 18 years old or older