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NFAA Easton Yankton
Archery Complex

800 Archery Lane
Yankton, SD 57078


Weekdays: 9am - 9pm
Saturday: 10am - 7pm
Sunday: 12pm - 7pm

Level 1 & 2 Instructor Certification Course Wraps Up This Weekend

The NFAA Easton Yankton Archery Center wrapped up it's USA Archery/NFAA/ASA level 1 & 2 instructor certification course this weekend. Seventeen candidates from accross the northern region of the US came to Yankton to attend the event led by resident Coach Josahan "Jos" Jaime-Santacruz. Candidates were instructred in safe set up of ranges, how to safely assign equipment to an archery, range rules and safety ettiquette, how to teach their first archery class. How to create ongoing programs for beginning to interemediate students and resources available to them to help grow their archery programs at home. "I recommend this course. It's important to get good information otherwise it cab feel overwhelming if you try to jump into coaching without it" commented Abigail Frank of Nebraska who is also a 4H instructor in her home-county. 

Overall remarks of the course were positive. "Would I recommend this course? Yes! Jos is very knowledgeable and explains things very clearly. She is funny and clearly loves what she does," remarked Diana Withers of Minnesota.  "I would recommend this class, lots of good information. Jos is a great, knowledgeable Instructor," added Wayne Vogt of Wisconsin. 

The Archery Center offers certification courses from levels 1-3 at the facility. To learn more about course info, requirements and schedule visit our course page on our website.