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
April 18-19

Mooresville, N.C.
New Victory Lanes

April 25-26 Las Vegas
Sunset Station Hotel & Casino


May 23-24 Mankato, Minn.
Wow Zone
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 20-21 Boise, Idaho
Westy's Garden Lanes
May 18, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
June 8, 2020 (registration closes)
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June 24-25 Kennewick, Wash.
Spare Time Lanes 
May 20, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
June 10, 2020 (registration closes)
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June 27-28 Owatonna, Minn.
Sparetime Entertainment
May 26, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
June 15, 2020 (registration closes)
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June 30-July 1 Lafayette, Colo.
Coal Creek Bowling Center 

July 8-9 Las Vegas
New Orleans Hotel & Casino
June 3, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
June 24, 2020 (registration closes)
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July 25-26   Ham Lake, Minn.
Ham Lake Lanes
June 22, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
July 13, 2020 (registration closes)
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August 22-23 Lacrosse, Wis.
Pla-Mor Lanes
July 20, 2020 (deadline for reduced fee)
August 10, 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