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Coaching Certification Renewal

Certification Renewal Eligibility

All USA Archery instructor and coach certifications are good for three years and have a renewal fee of $30.

In order to be eligible to renew a certification, the instructor or coach must have a current certification status.

USA Archery Level 2 or higher instructor and coaches must also have:


USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Certification Renewal

Complete one or more of the following developmental activities prior to the expiration date of your current certification period:

Provide a summary of teaching archery in camps, after school programs, Explore Archery or another similar program through the renewal process in the membership platform.








USA Archery Level 2 Instructor Certification Renewal

Complete one or more of the following developmental activities prior to the expiration date of your current certification period:

  1. Provide a summary of teaching archery in camps, after school programs, Explore Archery, JOAD, Adult or Collegiate Archery Program clubs through the renewal process in the membership platform.

  2. Have taught at least one USA Archery Level 1 certification course with “Good” evaluations during the certification period.






USA Archery Level 3-NTS Certification Renewal

Complete one or more of the following developmental activities prior to the expiration date of your current certification period:

  1. Obtain advanced coaching education by attending the USA Archery Coach Symposium or attend a United States Olympic Committee coaching seminar or course, Mental Management course, Human Kinetics Coach Education course or other coaching, management or education course.
  2. Provide a summary of coaching activities in a JOAD, Adult or Collegiate Archery Program club, OAS, NASP, and/or Explore Archery program through the renewal process in the membership platform.
  3. Have taught at least one USA Archery Level 1 certification course with “Good” evaluations during the certification period.

 

Note: Currently certified Level 3-NTS coaches will be required to complete the Mental Management┬« 101 course requirements prior to their coach certification renewal, starting January 1, 2017.

USA Archery Level 4-NTS Certification Renewal

Complete one or more activities in each of the following development sections prior to the expiration date of your current certification period: 

Section A - Coaching Experience: Provide a summary of active coaching participation with one of the following programs: JOAD, Adult or Collegiate Archery Program Club, OAS, NASP, Explore Archery or some other archery program or provide a list of coach education courses that you have instructed or co-instructed with positive evaluations.

Section B - Education: The Mental Management 101 course is required for renewal. If you have previously completed the Mental Management 101 course you may obtain advanced coaching education by attending the USA Archery Coach Symposium or attend a United States Olympic Committee coaching seminar or course, Human Kinetics Coach Education course or other coaching, management or education course. Please provide a summary of course attendance at time of renewal through the renewal process in the membership platform.

Note: Currently certified Level 4-NTS coaches will be required to complete the Mental Management┬« course 101 and 102 requirements prior to their coach certification renewal, starting January 1, 2017.

USA Archery Level 5-NTS Certification Renewal

Complete one or more activities in each of the following development sections prior to the expiration date of your current certification period:

Complete one or more activities in each of the following development sections prior to the expiration date of your current certification period:

Section A - Coaching: Demonstrate that you have coached archers to podium placements at National and/or International Tournaments.

Section B- Teaching: Demonstrate active coaching participation with one of the following programs: JOAD, Adult or Collegiate Archery Program Club, OAS, NASP, Explore Archery or some other archery program or serve as the lead instructor or co-instructor for a Level 1 Instructor, Level 2 Instructor, Level 3-NTS Coach, or Level 4-NTS Coach course with positive evaluations.

Section C- Education: Obtain advanced coaching education by attending the USA Archery Coach Symposium or attend a United States Olympic Committee coaching seminar or course, Human Kinetics Coach Education course or other coaching, management or education course. Please provide a summary of course attendance at time of renewal through the renewal process in the membership platform.

Note: Currently certified Level 5-NTS coaches will be required to complete the Mental Management® course 101 and 102 requirements prior to their coach certification renewal, starting January 1, 2017.

How to Renew your Archery Instructor or Coach Certification

  1. Log in to the USA Archery Membership Services System.
  2. Select "Coaching Certifications" from the left menu.
  3. Select "Coaching Certification."
  4. Follow the prompts to complete your certification renewal. 

For more information on Coaching Certification programs, contact USA Archery at certifications@usarchery.org or (719) 866-3451.