USPA & UPT Ratings

Requirements 

Coach Rating

4 days Course

  • Current USPA membership

  • USPA B-License

  • Minimum of 100 jumps

  • "Before the USPA Coach Rating Course" section of the Coach proficiency card

  • SIM (Skydivers Information Manual)

  • IRM (Instructional Rating Manual)

AFFI Rating

5/7 days Course

  • Current USPA membership

  • USPA C-License

  • 6 hours freefall time

  • Hold a USPA Coach Rating

  • "Before the AFFI Rating Course" section of the proficiency card.

  • SIM (Skydivers Information Manual

  • IRM (Instructional Rating Manual

Tandem Rating

4/5 days Course

  • Current USPA membership

  • USPA D License

  • 3 years in the sport

  • Hold a USPA Coach Rating (or equivalent if you doing just UPT Tandem Rating)

  • Class II or Class III medical

  • SIM (Skydivers Information Manual)

  • IRM (Instructional Rating Manual