Operational Benefits

Certificate of Group Membership
Signifies the affiliation and the pledge to comply with USPA's Basic Safety Requirements as well as applicable Federal Aviation Regulations.

24/7 Online Credential Verification Program
Instant access in real-time. USPA Group Members may verify a jumper's membership, license and ratings through an online database search. Log in to search in the USPA Credential Verification.

Eligibility to sell the 90-day USPA Introductory Memberships
90-day memberships include third-party liability insurance (U.S. only).

Receipt of the "Professional"—USPA’s monthly e-newsletters for DZOs and staff.

Discounted Registration
Eligible for the biennial Drop Zone Operators Conference.

Legal Assistance
Eligibility for legal assistance through USPA’s Airport Access Defense Fund (U.S. only).

Instant Assistance
Governmental and regulatory issues assistance is available and just a phone call away (U.S. only).

Forms and Resources
Eligible to register a course, download commonly used forms, or request forms for ordering FREE supplies and/or flight planners to be mailed.

Parachutist Magazine
All USPA members receive Parachutist magazine each month, featuring skydiving news, color photographs, how-to articles, product and service reviews, and events. For more information about Parachutist, visit parachutistonline.com.

Flight Planner
Form available to give student jumpers to help them plan their flight pattern.

Marketing Benefits

DZ listing and link in USPA’s DZ locator
The most-viewed pages on USPA’s website. See what they see on the DZ Locator.

Monthly listing in Parachutist The world’s most widely read skydiving magazine. For more information about Parachutist, visit parachutistonline.com.

Use of the "USPA Group Member" phrase and logo
Can display on your website and on any of your own advertisements.

Two free calendar listings Listed each month in Parachutist’s "Events" section as well as on USPA’s website.

Discounted Ads
Eligible for display and classified ads in Parachutist and online.

Marketing Assistance
Promotional ideas and marketing tips for your club or DZ. USPA provides shell press releases and tips for improving DZ business to USPA Group Members.