Membership Categories & Discounts

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Membership Categories

Registered Instructor

  • The first level of membership in PSIA-AASI Central Division.
  • Requires completing the New Member Application form and payment of dues.

  • Entitles member to attend education events that are open to all members and Level I Certification Exams. See the Event Calendar of this website for specifics.

  • No continuing education requirements.
  • Non-voting membership class.
  • Provides access to all member benefits that do not require certification.
  • Maintain active status by paying annual dues.

Certified Member

  • Attain at least Level I Certification in Alpine, Snowboard, Cross Country, Telemark or Adaptive disciplines.
  • Must be a registered member of PSIA-AASI Central.
  • Maintain active status by paying annual dues and obtain a minimum of 6 CEU’s every membership year (July 1 – June 30.) Any CEU hours greater than 6 obtained in a membership year will be applied towards the CEU requirement for the following membership year only.

    ***COVID & CEUs

  • Voting membership class.
  • Access to member benefits that require certification.


  • A previously Certified Instructor who has stopped teaching on a permanent basis.
  • Terminates certifications*
  • Not required to maintain education credit.
  • Entitled to attend all functions and receive all correspondence and literature.
  • Pay reduced dues of $27.50 to Central Division and $27 to National.
  • Non-voting membership class.
*An Alumnus is eligible to apply for reinstatement of certification(s) and Certified Instructor status.

Inactive Member

  • Cannot exceed 8 seasons. After 8 seasons member must decide to *reinstate as a Certified Members or move to Alumni Status.
  • Must maintain 12 CEU’s every 4 seasons.
  • Entitled to attend all functions and receive all correspondence and literature.
  • Member Certifications are marked as “inactive”
  • Must pay annual dues.
  • Voting membership class.
*At any time of inactive status, the member can choose to move to active status by catching up on all their CEU requirements within that 4-year cycle. The change from inactive to active status will only occur after completing all necessary CEU requirements.

Lifetime Member

  • Granted at the discretion of the Board of Directors.
  • Not required to pay dues.
  • Not required to maintain education credit.
  • Voting membership class.

Active Service Personnel

  • A Registered or Certified Instructor on temporary active duty with the Armed Forces of the United States, the Peace Corps or the Foreign Service.
  • Membership dues and/or education requirements may be waived at the discretion of the Board of Directors.

Ski School Membership

  • Check out our Member School information



  • Available to students under the age of 23.
  • Must provide proof of enrollment (class schedule, dated student ID card). All students under the age of 18 who attend high school do not need proof of enrollment.
  • $20 discount on membership dues.
  • $25 discount on Level I certification exams and Specialist I certificate programs.
  • Must contact the office to receive discounts on exams.


  • $10 discount on dues at 65 years of age
  • $20 discount on dues at 75 years of age.
  • Discounts automatically applied based on the date of birth.


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