San Diego Figure Skating Communications
On-line Seminar Ideas
Seminars conducted on-line can reach the largest audience and can be designed to be self paced
Obviously the topics of any workshops, seminars, or training sessions must consider the age, interests, skills, and motivations of the attendees. You can start with simple topics to provide an orientation for parents of new skaters that have expressed an interest in joining your club and/or participating in a Basic Skating Skills Program your club is sponsoring.
To reduce expenses, consider local resources such as judges, coaches, skaters, and parents of experienced skaters that have experience testing and competing. Some park and recreation departments, local schools, or churchs may have facilities to host your event at no or low cost.
An orientation seminar can cover a wide variety of topics that can be held in different parts over a period of several weeks. Some clubs may consider hosting the seminars at the rink for parents while their skater(s) and participating in on-ice activities:
Other seminars can be held for people interested in becoming club volunteer or have specific interests such as -
Resources:All materials are copy protected.
The following internet links have been gleaned from personal communications
combined with information from public institutions and athletic organizations/
associations that have a web presence with information concerning team and
individual sports programs:
The limited use of the materials for education purposes is allowed providing
credit is given for the source of the materials.