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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

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USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Certification Online Refresher Course

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Level 2 Instructor

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Instructor Trainer

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Level 1 Judge

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Level 2 Certified Judge

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Level 3 National Judge

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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

January 2021

Start Date Course State End Date  
01 01/01/2021

USA Archery Level 1 Judge Course

12/31/2021

01 01/01/2021

USA Archery Level 3 National Judge Course

12/31/2021

01 01/01/2021

USA Archery Level 2 Certified Judge Refresher Course

12/31/2021

01 01/01/2021

USA Archery Level 3 National Judge Refresher Course

12/31/2021

01 01/01/2021

USA Archery Level 2 Certified Judge Course

12/31/2021

May 2021

Start Date Course State End Date  
24 05/24/2021

USA Archery Instructor Trainer Course

12/31/2021

24 05/24/2021

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Certification Online Refresher Course

12/31/2021

24 05/24/2021

USA Archery Level 2 Instructor Certification Online Course

12/31/2021

24 05/24/2021

USA Archery Level 2 Instructor Certification Online Refresher Course

12/31/2021

24 05/24/2021

USA Archery Instructor Trainer Refresher Course

12/31/2021

24 05/24/2021

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Online Course

12/31/2021

June 2021

Start Date Course State End Date  
02 06/02/2021

CAMP LEADERS ONLY - Level 1 and Level 2 Online Course Payment for Organizations, Camps, and Scouts ONLY

12/31/2021

July 2021

Start Date Course State End Date  
07 07/07/2021

Level 2 / Level II Practical Course for Camps! (YMCA, Boy Scout, Girl Scout, Church Camp, etc...)

Pennsylvania

12/31/2021

07 07/07/2021

Level 1 / Level I Practical Course for Camps! (YMCA, Girl Scout, Boy Scout, Church Camp, Organizations, Schoolsetc...)

Pennsylvania

12/31/2021

18 07/18/2021

Level 1 Practical for BSA GEC Shooting Sports

California

12/31/2021

28 07/28/2021

Level 1 Practical

California

12/31/2021

September 2021

Start Date Course State End Date  
01 09/01/2021

Red Tailed Hawk - Level 1 Instructor Practical

New Hampshire

11/20/2021

11 09/11/2021

Level 2 Instructor Practical

California

11/30/2021

24 09/24/2021

Level 3-NTS (In Person)

Michigan

09/26/2021

25 09/25/2021

Level 1 Practical Example

Colorado

09/25/2021

25 09/25/2021

NEGA Camp Rainey LVL 1

Georgia

09/25/2021

25 09/25/2021

USA Archery Level 1 & 2 practical course

Maine

09/25/2021

25 09/25/2021

USA Archery level 1 practical course

Maine

09/25/2021

26 09/26/2021

Brighton Woods SuperBlitz - Archery Level I Certification - September 26, 2021

Maryland

09/26/2021

October 2021

Start Date Course State End Date  
02 10/02/2021

Level 1 Instructor Practical

Georgia

10/02/2021

02 10/02/2021

Level 2 Practical - Ballard

South Carolina

10/02/2021

02 10/02/2021

Level 1 Practical Course

Pennsylvania

10/02/2021

02 10/02/2021

Level 2 Practical Course

Pennsylvania

10/02/2021

03 10/03/2021

Humboldt Girl Scouts

California

10/03/2021

03 10/03/2021

GSEM Level 1 Practical

Missouri

10/03/2021

09 10/09/2021

Virtual Level 3 NTS Coach Certification Course - Tom Hinojosa

10/11/2021

09 10/09/2021

Level 2 Archery Instructor Course

Texas

10/09/2021

09 10/09/2021

Level 1 Archery Instructor Course

Texas

10/09/2021

16 10/16/2021

Level 2 Practical Course - AJ Berning-Matell

Ohio

10/16/2021

16 10/16/2021

Level 1 Practical Course - AJ Berning-Matell

Ohio

10/16/2021

16 10/16/2021

LVL 1 NEGA Camp Rainey

Georgia

10/16/2021

16 10/16/2021

NEGA Camp Rainey LVL 2

Georgia

10/16/2021

18 10/18/2021

Level 4-NTS Coach Course - Virtual

Colorado

12/09/2021

23 10/23/2021

GSEM Level 2 Practical

Missouri

10/23/2021

23 10/23/2021

Level 2 Practical Instructor Course--Ed McKinney

Kentucky

10/23/2021

23 10/23/2021

GSEM Level 1 Practical

Missouri

10/23/2021

November 2021

Start Date Course State End Date  
06 11/06/2021

SVAD USA Archery Level 1 Certification

California

11/06/2021

06 11/06/2021

GS Level 1 Practical Course

Mississippi

11/06/2021

06 11/06/2021

LHC USA Archery Pratical

Texas

11/06/2021

07 11/07/2021

Level 1 Practical course for GGAC shooting sports committee

California

11/07/2021

12 11/12/2021

2021 RED NORTH Camp #4 - Michigan Coach Observer Program

Michigan

11/14/2021

12 11/12/2021

2021 RED SOUTHEAST Camp #4 - Kentucky Coach Observer Program

Kentucky

11/14/2021

13 11/13/2021

Level 2 Certification Class

Colorado

11/14/2021

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