To take the USBC Coaching Bronze course, individuals first must successfully complete Level I certification.

A Bronze class is intermediate level training designed to increase coaching skills and professionalism. This certification is recommended for high school coaches.

The Bronze certification conference focuses on coaching fundamentals and covers:

  • Philosophy of coaching
  • Fine tuning the physical game
  • Lane conditions and adjustments
  • The mental game
  • Components of the bowling ball
  • Dynamics of ball motion
  • Video recording
  • Video analysis
  • Giving a lesson

Must be:

  • A USBC member in good standing
  • At least 16 years of age
  • A USBC "active" Level I certified coach
  • Approved through the Registered Volunteer Program (RVP) if you are a U.S. citizen 18 years of age or older. For more information on RVP, click here.

Fees: $295 (includes all materials) 


Date City, State
March 14-15 Louisville, Ky.
Dixie Lanes
Feb. 17, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
March 2, 2020 (registration closes)
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March 28-29 Arlington, Texas
Feb. 24, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
March 16, 2020 (registration closes)
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April 4-5 Saint Charles, Mo.
Plaza Lanes 
March 2, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
March 23, 2020 (registration closes)
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June 6-7 Croydon, Pa.
AMF Bristol Pike Lanes
May 4, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
May 25, 2020 (registration closes)
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June 13-14 Columbus, Ohio
Palace Lanes
May 11, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
June 1, 2020 (registration closes)
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June 30-July 1 Lafayette, Colo.
Coal Creek Bowling Center 
June 1, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
June 22, 2020 (registration closes)
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If you submit a registration for a class and do not receive a confirmation email within 48 hours, please contact