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USA Archery Level 1 Judge Course

The USA Archery Level 1 Judge Certification Course is an introductory course into judging and is the first course in the USA Archery Judge Certification Program. This course will provide students with the basic tools to judge local and club competition events and some state level events under the supervision of a Level 2 Certified Judge.

Course Objectives

During this course, students will learn and demonstrate competency in the following areas:

  • Judge Philosophy
  • USA Archery Events
  • Shooting Procedures and Safety
  • Judge Equipment
  • Athlete Equipment
  • Procedures
  • USA Archery Dress Code Policy
  • Judge Responsibilities
  • Consequences

Course Requirements

To successfully complete the USA Archery Level 1 Archery Judge Certification Course, each student must be age 15 and older and meet the following course requirements.

  • Complete the online USA Archery Level 1 Judge Certification Course
  • Pass the online USA Archery Level 1 Judge Certification Exam with a score of 74% or higher

Additional Requirements

In addition to meeting the necessary course requirements, the following additional requirements must be completed before a certificate of completion will be issued.

Each student is required to successfully complete a USA Archery Background Screen. A USA Archery Background Screen is good for 2 years from date of completion. To apply for a USA Archery Background Screen, please visit

  1. USA Archery will be notified of the results and will update the judge certification accordingly.

  2. Each student is required to obtain a membership to USA Archery. Please note, a USA Archery Temporary, Recreational or Youth Membership will not satisfy the USA Archery membership requirement. To review membership options, prices and benefits, please visit:

  3. The core U.S. Center for SafeSport training is a required 90-minute online course all USA Archery judges must complete to obtain a current status. To access the course, log in to your USA Archery member account at 


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