This course will be taught by Level 4 USA Archery Certified Coach, Tom Hinojosa.
Coach Tom has been teaching Online certification courses since April 2020, with special permission from USAA. Click here for reviews.
The Level 1 Archery Instructor Certification Course provides graduates the necessary tools to maintain a high level of safety both on and off the archery range and ensures that minimum standards for archery instruction are consistently taught to provide for the safety and enjoyment of the participants, instructors and spectators.
Level 1 Instructors are well prepared to teach beginner archery programs to people of all ages and abilities in a variety of both indoor and outdoor settings in the disciplines of target, field or 3-D archery. The Level 1 Instructor will learn about range safety, range setup, the steps of shooting, equipment and repair, programs and lesson plans.
The Level 1 Instructor will learn about range safety, range setup, the steps of shooting, equipment and repair, programs and lesson plans.
COURSE LOCATION: Online via Zoom - Click here to register.
COURSE LENGTH: 1 day - three 2 1/2 hour classes followed by 1 hour breaks.
CERTIFICATION PERIOD: Three years from the date of course completion
MINIMUM AGE: While the USA Archery minimum age requirement for Level 1 certification is 15 years - participation in this online course requires a minimum age of18 years.
Participants MUST have a working camera and microphone as Coach Tom needs to see and hear each participant throughout the course.
A smartphone can be used for the camera or microphone if the participant's computer lacks either, however participants should view the course with a desktop, laptop, or tablet.
USA ARCHERY PREREQUISITES:
- Minimum Age: 15 (A student who is 14 years old and within 30 days of his or her 15th birthday may take the Level 1 Archery Instructor Certification course. However, the instructor may not submit the Applicant Data form until the student turns 15 years of age.)
- Level 1 course is NOT a prerequisite to attend the Level 2 course
All Level 1 Instructors who assist in a USA Archery Club are required to obtain a Range Pass.