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Level 1 Archery Instructor Practical -- Schmidt

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Practical

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Certification Practical is an in-person course and is only taken after successfully completing the USA Archery Online Level 1 Instructor Training.

The USA Archery Instructor Practical is designed to enable the Level 1 Instructor candidate to demonstrate those archery skills required to be a Certified Level 1 Instructor.  Candidates will be required to demonstrate:

  • ·         Practical application of Range Safety (indoor and outdoor).
  • ·         Ability to safely shoot a bow and arrow.
  • ·         Capable to teach basic archery skills.
  • ·         Ability to give direct feedback.

Pre-registration is a requirement, and no one will be admitted to the course two days prior to the courses start date.

Please bring you own equipment or your program equipment.  If you do not have access to archery equipment, please inform the practical instructor so arrangements to have equipment available can be made.

Course Cost:  $80 (DUE DAY OF CLASS)

Confirm your register by sending an e-mail to [email protected].  E-mail should state you will be attending the Level 1 Instructor Practical.  Please provide your name and other relevant contact information.

Instructor: Wally Schmidt

Contact Information:

Email: [email protected]

                Phone: 630-244-4721


Course Information


Instructor: Wally Schmidt

Contact Information: 

Course Length: 4 hours

Course Cost: $80 (Due day of class)

Course Location: Chicago Bow Hunters, Inc.

                                        320 Charlestown Drive

                                        Bolingbrook, IL. 60440

Course Date:  Saturday April 13, 2024

Course Start Time: 8:00 AM. Plan on arriving at least 15 -30 minutes prior to class start.

Course End Time: 12:00 PM

Certification Period: Three years from the date of course completion

Level 1 instructor candidates must successfully complete all section of the Level 1 Practical to complete the USA Archery Level 1 Certification requirements.


·         Minimum Age:  15

·         Successfully passed the USA Archery Online Instructor Training with a minimum score of 75%

·         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.


Level 1 Instructor Practical Course


Chicago Bow Hunters, 320 Charlestown Drive, Bolingbrook, Illinois, United States of America, 60440


[email protected]



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