ISI Professional Membership


Professional membership ensures that ISI coaches have successfully passed a background check. Continuing education is provided to current members so that they remain up to date on ISI skating requirements and passing standards. ISI’s many diverse competition event categories allow coaches to broaden their creativity when working with skaters eager to compete in ISI events.

Who Can Be an ISI Professional Member?

Individuals who are 16 years or older and derive income from performing, teaching or coaching ice skating or ice hockey.

  • Skating Instructor/Coach
  • Hockey Instructor/Coach
  • Skating Director
  • Hockey Director

Professional Membership & Liability Registration

Liability Coverage Summary

Professional Member – Liability Coverage Summary

Who is protected: Current ISI professional member coaches who have applied for ISI Professional Liability insurance coverage and paid the appropriate fee.

Additional Insured: Coverage as an “Additional Insured” may also be afforded to skating facilities owned by cities, municipalities, school districts or private parties. Coverage for Additional insureds must be requested.

Covered Activities: Instruction of figure/hockey skating and related instruction such as conditioning, ballet, harness training, in-line skating.


Commercial General Liability
Limits of Liability: $1,000,000 Per Occurrence
$5,000,000 General Aggregate (Per Instructor)
$1,000,000 Personal and Advertising
$1,000,000 Products Completed Operations Aggregate
$300,000 Fire Damage
$ Excluded
Medical Payments
$500,000 Per Occurrence Sexual Abuse
$1,000,000 Sexual Abuse Aggregate (Per Instructor)
$1,000,000 Instructors-Professional Occurrence
$1,000,000 Instructors-Professional Aggregate

Coverage is effective the day that the completed form and appropriate fee is received in the ISI office. Membership must remain current for the coverage to remain in effect.

This is only a brief description of the coverages available under the Policies. The Policies may contain reductions, limitations, exclusions, and termination provisions. Full details of the coverages are contained in the Policies. If there are any conflicts between the contents of this document and the Policies, or if any point is not covered in this document, the terms and conditions of the Policies will govern in all cases. Please contact our Risk Manager, James J. Farren CPCU, CRM at 617-770-9000, ext. 18 for further clarification.


All current ISI Professional memberships and liability insurance* must be renewed by Sept. 1 to maintain coverage.

ISI’s insurance benefits are the best in the industry – more coverage at a lower price – plus, ISI policies continue to meet all other association requirements with an extended term of July 1 through Aug. 31 of the following year.

This is an outstanding offer for prospective ISI Professional members too, so do your friends a favor and tell them all about it

To purchase a Professional Membership or Professional Membership with Liability Insurance* click on one of the buttons below.

If your Professional Membership is current and you would like to add Liability Insurance you must request a “Liability Insurance Form” from the ISI national office.


If you have any additional questions, please contact Jennifer Carlsen - Membership Assistant