Archery Training Programs:
Youth :

Archery lessons for children ages 9-20
JOAD (Junior Olympic Archery Development Program) NAA
Archery lessons for Adults
Adult Training Program (18+); SOAD
Beginner/ refesher archery classes; Ongoing practice sessions
Promotion and Education of Target Archery
Archery Instructor Certification Course

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Archery Basic Instructor, Level 1 Certification program
Level 1 Basic Archery Instructor Certification Course is an 8-12 hour course
Instructor and Coach Certifications are recognized by both USA Archery and
the National Field Archery Association.

Level 1 Instructor Certification
Scheduled May 3 2015

Marietta indoor range
585 Cobb Parkway S
Suite K
Marietta GA 30060

9:00a.m. - 6:30 p.m. +/-
Marietta GA Range
Level 1 Basic Archery Instructor Fee per student:$95*
( INCLUDES:all training fees,equipment, & certification fees )
Pre-payment by*Credit Card/Debit card, adds $5 processing fee.

Ages 15 and up
No prior experience is required.
Please note, USA Archery Level 1 instructors that will have routine access to minors within a USA Archery or Club event or activity are required to obtain a Range Pass.


Coach Jefflyne Potter
USA Archery Level 3 NTS Coach
for registration, please note if payment on Paypal is different than registration name.

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made payable to instructor Jefflyne Potter, contact for mailing instructions. Final payment must be received by April  22 if paying by check.
$30 cancellation fee prior to April  22nd.
Payments are non-refundable after April 22nd.

9:00* a.m. - 6:30 p.m. +/depending on number of participants. Paperwork to be filled at upon arrival.
Training start is 9:30 a.m. Please arrive no later than 9:00 am.

Training is held indoors. Dress comfortably, in snug fitting clothing. Closed toe shoes only.
2 waivers required to shoot on the range,
please bring completed waivers:(also found on calendar page)

Bring Lunch, drinks, and snacks, 30 minutes allowed for lunch

585 Cobb Parkway S
Suite K
Marietta GA 30060

Contact 404-457-6766 if lost

All equipment is provided.

Typical Format
Archery Level 1 Basic Certification
9:30 a.m. - 6:30p.m. +/depending on number of participants


Sunday May 3 2015
Level 1 Basic Archery Instructor Course:
Level 1 Basic Archery Instructor Fee per student:$95
( INCLUDES: training fee, training materials & certification fees and range fee)

This 8 to 12 hour NAA Level 1 Basic Archery Instructor class is designed for 4H, scouts, summer camps, youth organizations, JOAD, County/City ASAP (After School Archery Program) Recreation Department or other short-term program instructors and YMCA instructors.

No prior experience is required.

Certification is valid for three years; the minimum age for students
requires that youth must be 15 years old or above.
Waivers required. Youth under 18 must have parents sign waivers. Range Pass required for those with contact with youth in any USA Archery programs or events.

You'll learn how to set up and operate a safe short-term archery program, how to teach new archers, how to maintain program equipment, and learn common shooting errors and correction,
which may also help your own skills.
Training includes a "drills & skills" section, which aids
in training new archers.
NAA membership is NOT required unless involved in a USA Archery program which requires a range pass, or,if seeking insurance coverage.

Course Outline
1. Introduction
Introduction of Staff & Participants
Course Requirements/ world of archery

2.ACTIVITY;Orientation Class , safety

3. Archer Activity, pre-shooting Drills

4. Archery Safety
Review the Safety/Orientation Class
Safety Rules and Procedures
Outdoor Archery Range Setups

5. The Steps of Shooting
"Basic Steps "
ACTIVITY: Shooting Practice

6. Teaching a New Archer
Teaching the First Shots
POSITIVE approach
ACTIVITY: Coach & Pupil New Archer

7. Developing Archery Skills
Shooting Form Development
The Oreo® Technique
Coaching Positions
Form Development - Shooting Steps
ACTIVITY: Skills Development
Common shooting errors and correction

8. Equipment
Parts of the Bow and Arrow
Equipment Selection, types
Ordering Equipment
Repairing and Improving
Caring for and Storing Equipment

9. Archery Program Development
Class Instruction/Planning short & long term
Variety and Fun
Scoring Rounds
Achievement Programs
Drills for correction

10. ACTIVITY; set-up and conduct a class

Test and Course Evaluation
Closed Book Final Examination

Instructor information

Classes are taught by a certified  NAA archery instructor, and adhere to the safety guidelines of USA Archery Instructor Training, the official training courses of the National Archery Association (NAA).

Jefflyne Potter is a US  Archery Level 3 NTS Coach,  Beginning Archery Orientation program leader and Coach, Director of the Junior Olympic Archery Development program for Learn Archery, ongoing Girl Scout Archery Camp Instructor, develops and facilitates youth summer camp programs, provides Level 1 certification  for counselors of various camps in the GA area, former President and Director of the Junior Olympic Archery Development Program for  KAC, and 2009-10 Georgia Tech Archery club team coach. Coach Jefflyne has instructed hundreds of students, training adults and youth in group settings and in corporate, school, church, and private lessons, and coached JOAD, adult & Collegiate competitive students to state, regional, and national championship medal status.

Member: National Archery Association, Girl Scouts of America, Wildlife Action Inc., Georgia Archery Association.
GA Tech Archery Club: 2009/2010  Archery Coach for Georgia Tech "Yellow Jackets" Archery Team
  Coordinated the launch of their new archery club and Coached the team to regional and collegiate competitive shooting, medal status, the new team taking Gold, Silver , Bronze in Regional Indoor competition 2010.
Girl Scout Archery Camp Instructor :2005,2006,2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 ,
Certification instructor for Girl Scout Counselors, ASAP (After School Archery Program) and
Certification instructor for school, summer camp & program counselors including :
Salvation Army Camp Grandview
URJ Camp Coleman
Girl Scouts of America Camp Pine Acres
Camp Isidore Alterman
Kennesaw Archery Club JOAD SOAD
YMCA Gainesville GA.
Clayton County Parks & Rec

If you have more questions, please contact

Basic steps of Archery

Basic equipment used in archery-diagrams

Archery Equipment & costs

What size Bow? Weight?Arrows?

Warm up exercises

Appropriate Clothing

Inclement Weather

NAA membership


JOAD Handbook

Scores required for JOAD awards

Tournament prep, rules


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Archery Level 1 Certification, May 3, 2015
Archery Level 1 Certification, May 3, 2015