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Current USA Cheer AACCA Certificate Upload N/A  

If you have a current USA Cheer AACCA certificate, you can upload it after you apply for this certification. To find and upload your current certificate, visit our Coach Search and enter your information. Your certificate will be available to save to your computer. Once it is saved to your computer, you may upload it. If your certification has expired, you are able to take our USA Cheer Safety & Risk Management Course located below.


USA Cheer Safety & Risk Management Member Price: $75.00
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This is the USA Cheer Cheerleading Safety and Risk Management Course, formerly known as the AACCA Cheerleading Safety Course. This course is designed to inform coaches and administrators of their responsibilities and introduce important concepts in safety and risk management.


Youth Cheerleading Safety and Risk Management Member Price: $10.00
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The USA Cheer Youth Safety & Risk Management Course is a youth-focused course based on the USA Cheer Safety & Risk Management Course, the standard of care for cheer-related sports and activities.  It is based on USA Cheer’s Cheerleading Safety Manual (4th edition).

It covers the topics of safety awareness, legal responsibilities, medical responsibilities, environmental safety factors, safety equipment, spotting, performer readiness, skill progressions, and levels of participation.

This course is ideal for coaches and administrators seeking to increase their knowledge of the important safety factors in cheerleading and cheer-related activities and methods to minimize risk. 


Special Athletes - Safety & Risk Management Member Price: $10.00
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The USA Cheer Special Athlete - Safety & Risk Management Course is an athlete with a disability focused course based on the USA Cheer Safety & Risk Managment Course, the standard of care for cheer-related sports and activities. It is based on USA Cheer's Cheerleading Safety Manual (4th edition).

It covers the topics of safety awareness, legal responsibilities, medical responsibilites, environmental safety factors, safety equipment, spotting, performer readiness, skill progressions, and levels of participation.

This course is ideal for coahces and administrators seeking to increase their knowledge of the important safety factors in cheerleading and cheer-related activities and methods to minimize risk.

HS Rules
High School Cheerleading Rules Training 2020-21 Member Price: $10.00
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Comprehensive Cheer Safety Rules training on the rules book for the 2020-21 season. The “Cheerleading Rules” training is a 4-part comprehensive training that covers the entire cheerleading portion of the NFHS Spirit Rules Book, including training on how to read and cite the rules book. Each part can be taken separately. In each part, the training video can be watched as many times as possible, but once the exam for that part is started, it must be completed before closing any windows. Answers will not be saved. This training course is ideal for new coaches or those who want to refresh their knowledge of the entire rules book.  


High School Cheerleading Rules Changes Training 2020-21 Member Price: $10.00
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Cheer Safety Rules training on the NEW rules only for the 2020-21 season. The “Cheerleading Rules Changes” training covers only the changes from the previous year for the cheerleading portion of the NFHS Spirit Rules Book. This training course is ideal for veteran coaches with existing knowledge of current rules. 

HS Rules Interpreter
High School Cheerleading Rules Interpreters Training 2020-21 Member Price: $15.00
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Comprehensive Cheer Safety Rules training on the rules book for Interpreters/Officials. This course is a 5-part comprehensive training that covers the entire cheerleading portion of the NFHS Spirit Rules Book, including training on how to read and cite the rules book. Additional training covers techniques for being a rules interpreter or tech judge, along with “you make the call” videos with a focus on the new rules changes. Each part can be taken separately. In each part, the training video can be watched as many times as possible, but once the exam for that part is started, it must be completed before closing any windows. Answers will not be saved.

Youth
Coaching Young Athletes Member Price: Free
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The USA Cheer Coaching Young Athletes Course covers the role of a youth coach, being an active coach, working with your athletes, creating a positive experience, motivating athletes, the benefits of athletic participation.

This course is ideal for youth coaches and administrators seeking to increase their knowledge about working with youth cheerleaders. 

Public Options
Athlete Protection - Coach/Owner Course N/A  

This training is provided for free from USA Cheer. It is intended to provide the viewer with an understanding of Bullying, Hazing, Physical and Emotional Misconduct and Sexual Abuse; the grooming process and common behavior of offenders; signs, symptoms & effects of abuse and harassment; and appropriate ways to handle and respond to a report of or suspicion of abuse.


Athlete Protection - Athlete Course N/A  

This training is provided for free from USA Cheer. It is intended to provide athletes with an understanding of Bullying, Hazing, Physical and Emotional Misconduct and Sexual Abuse; the grooming process and common behavior of offenders; signs, symptoms & effects of abuse and harassment; and appropriate ways to handle and respond to a report of or suspicion of abuse.


Coaching Athletes with a Disability Member Price: Free
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This course covers being an active coach, working with young athletes, creating a positive experience, motivating athletes, and the benefits of athletic participation.

STUNT the Sport
STUNT: Overview of STUNT Member Price: Free
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This course includes a general overview about the sport of STUNT including structure of the game, routine structure and the scoring system. The training also includes a 25 question comprehensive exam. 


STUNT: Scoring Training Member Price: Free
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This course includes a detailed overview about STUNT scoring including how errors are evaluated. The training also includes a 20 question comprehensive exam.


STUNT: Club Training Member Price: Free
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This course includes details for Club STUNT including team makeup, athlete guidelines, and division specific rules. The training also includes a 15 question comprehensive exam.


STUNT: College Training Member Price: Free
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This course includes details for College STUNT including team makeup, athlete guidelines, and college specific rules. The training also includes a 15 question comprehensive exam.


STUNT: High School & Junior High Training Member Price: Free
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This course includes details for High School and Junior High STUNT including team information, game specifics, and level specific rules. The training also includes a 10 question comprehensive exam.

STUNT Official
STUNT: Officials Certification $20.00  

Applicants must already have a current Background Screening on file with USA Cheer. If you do not have a current screening on file, go to "Take a Course" and complete the steps to get a background screening. Once the background screening has been processed you will be able to purchase the STUNT: Officials Certification.