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USA Archery offers certification courses for Instructors, Coaches and Judges. The calendar below will allow you to search for Instructor and Coach Certification Practical Courses. Please note, Level 1 and Level 2 Instructors must complete the Online Course prior to registering for a Practical Course. Please see the Online Courses section below for more information. 

If you do not see a course listed in your state or local area and would like to request one, search instructors near you on our Coach Locator. For Level 1 and Level 2 Practical courses, search for "Instructor Trainers” to request a practical course. For Level 3-NTS Courses, search for "Level 3-NTS Coach Trainer” to request a Level 3-NTS Course.

Level 1 Instructor

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Online Course REGISTER HERE

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Certification Online Refresher Course

REGISTER HERE

Level 2 Instructor

USA Archery Level 2 Instructor Certification Online Course REGISTER HERE
USA Archery Level 2 Instructor Certification Online Refresher Course REGISTER HERE

Instructor Trainer

USA Archery Instructor Trainer Course REGISTER HERE
USA Archery Instructor Trainer Refresher Course REGISTER HERE

Level 3-NTS Coach

USA Archery Level 3-NTS Coach Certification Online Course  REGISTER HERE
USA Archery Level 3-NTS Coach Certification Refresher Online Course REGISTER HERE

Level 3-NTS Coach Trainer

USA Archery Level 3-NTS Coach Trainer Course  REGISTER HERE
USA Archery Level 3-NTS Coach Trainer Refresher Course REGISTER HERE

Level 1 Judge

USA Archery Level 1 Judge Course REGISTER HERE

Level 2 Certified Judge

USA Archery Level 2 Certified Judge Course REGISTER HERE
USA Archery Level 2 Certified Judge Refresher Course REGISTER HERE

Level 3 National Judge

USA Archery Level 3 National Judge Course REGISTER HERE
USA Archery Level 3 National Judge Refresher Course REGISTER HERE

If you are planning a certification course and would like to post it on the course schedule below, please follow these instructions:

How to Post a Level 1 or Level 2 Practical Course

You may watch this video to review How to Sanction a Practical Course

  1. Login to your USA Archery Membership Services Account at usarchery.sport80.com
  2. Select either your Management Account or Club Account to sanction the course through
  3. Click Courses and then Click the Course Sanctioning button toward the upper right corner 
  4. Select the appropriate Practical Course you will be hosting 
  5. Read and Accept Terms and Conditions 
  6. For the Event Format Dropdown Menu, this is where you will select “with Entry Fee” if you are collecting registrations directly through the platform or “no Entry Fee” if you are collecting registration fees offline 
    1. Note: You will have the opportunity to state the cost of the practical in the Description of the course. This step is for purposes of collecting registrations in the platform or not. 
  7. Click Next 
  8. Complete the Course Information, only the boxes with an asterisk are required 
  9. The Description tab is where you can enter information about the course and any special instructions. Students can view this prior to registering for the practical 
  10. The Emails tab is where you will put information that will appear in the Confirmation Email when students register for this course 
  11. Continue to click Next, completing information on each page to proceed through the form
    1. Note: If you are not collecting registration fees directly through the platform and selected the No Entry Fee option, you MUST put $0 in the Entry Fee box on the sanction form 
  12. Once you have read and agreed to the Terms and Conditions by checking the box next to Yes, you will click Save to submit the course 
  13. USA Archery will review your Sanction Request and you will receive an email notification when it has been approved and is visible on the Course Locator for students to see and register for 

How to Post a Level 3-NTS Course

  1. Log into your USA Archery Account (You must post the course from a personal account, not a club account)
  2. Click on “Courses” in the blue menu on the left-hand side
  3. Click on “Course Sanctioning” on the top right-hand side of the page, below the blue bar
  4. Click “OK” on the pop-up box
  5. Click on “Level 1-3-NTS Coach Courses – Calendar Only”
  6. Then click on “I accept Terms and Conditions”
  7. You are now in the section to fill out your course information - Please make sure to list your course fee in the description
  8. Fill out each section and continue hitting the "Next" button until you get to the end
  9. Click on "Save" on the final page to submit your course for approval

NOTE: Once your course has been submitted for approval, you cannot make changes. However, once the course has been approved, you can edit the course afterwards from your personal account Admin menu (Admin>Events>Courses)

ALL COURSES MUST USE THE NAME OF THE LEVEL OF THE COURSE FOLLOWED BY THE LAST NAME OF THE INSTRUCTOR.

Example: A level 1 course being taught by John Smith would have a course name of “Level 1 Course – Smith”

Course postings that do not follow this format will be rejected and not posted to the website

August 2021

Start Date Course State End Date  
24 08/24/2021

World Archery Americas Archery Instructor Course Payment

12/31/2022

January 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Level 1 Judge Course

01/15/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Online Course

01/15/2023

01 01/01/2022

Sacramento Level 2 Practical

California

12/31/2022

01 01/01/2022

Sacramento Level 1 Practical

California

12/31/2022

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Online Level 3-NTS Course

02/04/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Level 2 Certified Judge Course

01/15/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Instructor Trainer Refresher Course

01/01/2023

01 01/01/2022

USAA Level 2 Instructor Certification Online Refresher Course for RENEWAL ONLY

01/01/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Level 2 Instructor Certification Online Course

01/15/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Certification Online Refresher Course for RENEWAL ONLY

01/01/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Instructor Trainer Course

01/01/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Level 3 National Judge Refresher Course

01/01/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Level 2 Certified Judge Refresher Course

01/15/2023

01 01/01/2022

USA Archery Level 3 National Judge Course

01/15/2023

01 01/01/2022

Level 3-NTS Coach TRAINER Course

01/07/2023

17 01/17/2022

Level 2 Practical Course

California

12/31/2023

24 01/24/2022

Level 1 Practical Course

California

12/30/2023

February 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
01 02/01/2022

EDH Level 1 Practical

California

12/31/2022

14 02/14/2022

EDH Level 2 Practical

California

12/31/2022

14 02/14/2022

Level 3-NTS Coach Certification

California

12/31/2023

May 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
07 05/07/2022

Level 2 practical Course for JOAD instructors

California

11/30/2022

28 05/28/2022

Level 1 practical Course for JOAD instructors

California

11/30/2022

July 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
01 07/01/2022

Level I InstructorPractical Course

New Hampshire

11/30/2022

04 07/04/2022

Level 1 Practical for California Indoor Archers (aka “the CIA”) members only

California

12/31/2022

05 07/05/2022

Practical level 1

Tennessee

12/31/2022

05 07/05/2022

Practical Level 2

Tennessee

12/31/2022

11 07/11/2022

Level 2 Practical for California Indoor Archers (aka “the CIA”) members only

California

12/31/2022

12 07/12/2022

Millennial Practical lével 1 Instructor Course

Baja california

12/31/2022

August 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
01 08/01/2022

Level 2 Instructor Practical

Georgia

03/14/2023

11 08/11/2022

Level 2 Instructor Practical

Tennessee

12/31/2022

September 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
08 09/08/2022

Level 3-NTS Coach Certification

California

12/30/2023

October 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
01 10/01/2022

Level 3-NTS Practical

California

12/31/2023

10 10/10/2022

Level 3-NTS Practical

California

12/31/2023

17 10/17/2022

USA Archery Level 4-NTS Coach Course - Virtual

Colorado

12/07/2022

November 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
03 11/03/2022

East River Archery H.S. - L2 Practical

Florida

08/06/2023

December 2022

Start Date Course State End Date  
02 12/02/2022

Little Hills Archery

Missouri

12/02/2022

02 12/02/2022

Make Up Course for GSOH Volunteers

Ohio

12/02/2022

03 12/03/2022

Circle Ten Scouts

Texas

12/03/2022

03 12/03/2022

BSA Grand Canyon Council Level I Practical Instructor Course

Arizona

12/03/2022

03 12/03/2022

USA Archery Level 1 instructor practical

Connecticut

12/03/2022

03 12/03/2022

Timber Mesa Level 1

Arizona

12/03/2022

03 12/03/2022

TMA Level 2 Practical

Arizona

12/04/2022

04 12/04/2022

Level 2 Instructor Practical Course - Tom Hinojosa

Colorado

12/04/2022

04 12/04/2022

Level 1 Instructor Practical Course - Tom Hinojosa

Colorado

12/04/2022

09 12/09/2022

Level 1 Instructor

New Jersey

12/09/2022

10 12/10/2022

BSA Chief Seattle Council L1 Training

Washington

12/10/2022

10 12/10/2022

LEVEL 3 COACH PRACTICAL COURSE

Colorado

12/11/2022

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