For a better browsing experience please switch your browser out of compatability mode.

USA Wrestling

Coaches Certification


  Coaches Certification Levels
Copper
Bronze
Silver
Gold
Time Committment
4 Hours
4-6 Hours
8 Research tasks
Teach Bronze 5-day annual Coaches College
12 research tasks
Teach 1 day in Coaches College & 5-day training camp
Fees
$30
(set by state)
$50
(set by state)
$150-$500
No Fee
Who can teach?
Approval from State
Approval from NCEP Office & State
NCEP Manager, USAW approved clinician, Gold coach
NCEP Manager, USAW approved clinician, National coach
Materials Issues
Coaching Youth Coaches Guide to Wrestling 3rd Ed
Coaches Guide to Excellence
Coaches College instruction handouts, course syllabus
None
Pre-requisites
USA Wrestling Membership
USA Wrestling Membership
USA Wrestling Membership
Bronze certification
USA Wrestling Membership
Silver certification
Course Needed For
Minimum certification for floor pass to State events
To attend Silver College, Coaches Pool, International Team Coach or Leader, Junior & Cadet Nationals, Junior & Cadet Duals
To continue to Gold Level Certification, National and World Training Camps
Self fulfillment, standing invitation to National and World Training Camps
Award
Certificate
Copper Card
Certificate
Bronze Card
Coaches Shirt
Certificate
Silver Card
Special Edition Watch
Certificate
Gold Card
credit towards Special Edition ring or jacket, or plaque