About TheĀ USPPA

Who We Are

The United States Professional Pickleball Association is a newly founded organization that promotes Pickleball by providing a Teaching Certification to pickleball enthusiasts who want to teach Pickleball.

This certification is offered to men and women who have executed the level of 4.0 or higher.

Mission Statement

To raise the level of Pickleball instruction through lessons, clinics, seminars and academies. To add credibility to Pickleball institutions worldwide.

To grow the game of Pickleball by promoting fun, fitness and friends throughout the Pickleball nation.


The certification is a two part exam. The first part is an exam covering the rules of pickleball.

The second part of the exam is the on court skills test covering proper mechanics, shot selection, game strategies and teaching techniques.

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