USAB Coaching Pass 2021-22 Open – BWF Required
The Coaching Pass Application for the 2021-2022 season is now open to USA Badminton members and coaches. The pass is required to coach at all 2021-2022 USAB Sanctioned Junior Ranking Tournaments and must be visibly worn at tournaments.
In partnership with the Badminton World Federation, USAB only recognizes coaches certified through the USAB/BWF High-Performance coaching pathway. Certification at BWF- Level 1 requires coaches to complete both the online component and the in-person portion with a BWF assessor.
For the purposes of obtaining a USA Badminton Coaching Pass, you are required to successfully complete ONLY the online component of the BWF-Level 1.
Coach Eligibility Requirements:
Through USAB SimplyCompete:
Current USAB Membership
Active and Passed Background Check.
Complete and current SafeSport Training.
2×2 Passport Appropriate Photo uploaded to the SimplyCompete profile.
Signed Coach’s Code of Conduct (LINK HERE).
All items except the BWF online course can be completed through USAB SimplyCompete. If you are experiencing any SimplyCompete related issues, please email coachingpass.usab@gmail.