The Level 1 Archery Instructor Certification Course provides the necessary tools to maintain a high level of safety on the archery range. Instruction ensures that minimum standards of archery knowledge and skills are consistently taught. The goal is to ensure Level 1 instructors are prepared to teach beginner archery programs to people of all ages and abilities for both indoor and outdoor settings in disciplines of target, field and 3D archery. Level 1 Instructors will learn range safety, range setup, the steps of shooting, equipment and repair, programs and lesson plans.
Course Length: 8 hours/1 day of instruction (Dependent on class size)
Course Cost: $100 (Due day of class)
Course Location: Chicago Bow Hunters, Inc.
320 Charlestown Drive
Bolingbrook, IL. 60440
Course Start Time: 8:00 AM
Course End Time: 5:00 PM
Certification Period: Three years from the date of course completion
Level 1 students will take a Level 1 USA Archery Instructor examination at the end of the day and must receive a minimum score of 75% to receive certification.
All Course participants must bring archery equipment and a lunch for the day
· Minimum Age:
· Level 1 course is NOT a prerequisite to attend the Level 2 course
· Qualified to be the lead Instructor for an Explore Archery Program
· Eligible for USA Archery insurance coverage after fulfilling USA Archery requirements.
· All Level 1 Instructors who assist in a USA Archery Club are required to obtain a Range Pass.
· Access to exclusive video content in the USA Archery Membership Dashboard.