The USBC Silver certification conference is a three-day conference designed to increase coaching skills and professionalism to an advanced level. This course is recommended for collegiate coaches.

The Silver certification conference focuses on advanced techniques and skills and covers:

  • Finite adjustments to physical game
  • Building a bowling ball arsenal
  • Advanced lane adjustments
  • Matching ball surfaces to lane conditions
  • Advanced mental game concepts
  • Video analysis
  • Establishing a practice plan to develop and expand a bowler's options in competition.

Prerequisites: Attendees must be at least 18 years of age and USBC Bronze certified for a minimum of one year unless authorized by USBC Coaching Certification and Development. United States citizens 18 or older will not receive access to tests until they have been approved through the Registered Volunteer Program (RVP). RVP is a background check to help ensure a safe environment for USBC youth members and everyone involved. For more information on RVP, click here.

Fees: $465 (includes all materials).  


Date City, State
Entry Deadline
Entry Form
March 16-18 Lafayette, Colo.
Coal Creek Bowling Center 
March 5, 2018
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April 20-22 Reno, Nev.
Grand Sierra Resort & Casino 
March 26, 2018 (deadline for reduced fee)
April 9, 2018
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June 15-17 Henderson, Nev.
Sunset Station Strike Zone 
May 21, 2018 (deadline for reduced fee)
June 4, 2018
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July 11-13 Grand Prairie, Texas
Forum Bowl 
June 11, 2018 (deadline for reduced fee)
June 28, 2018
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Aug. 3-5 East Norriton, Pa.
Facenda Whitaker Lanes 
July 9, 2018 (deadline for reduced fee)
July 23, 2018
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Aug. 10-12 Lake Wales, Fla.
Kegel Training Center 
July 30, 2018 (deadline for reduced fee)
July 30, 2018
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Aug. 17-19 Columbus, Ohio
Palace Lanes 
July 2, 2018 (deadline for reduced fee)
Aug. 6, 2018
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Sept. 21-23 Chesapeake, VA
AMF Chesapeake Lanes 
Aug. 27, 2018 (deadline for reduced fee)
Sept. 10, 2018
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*NOTE: If you submit a registration for a class and do not receive a confirmation email within 48 hours, please contact