About PPR

Professional Pickleball Registry was established in 2018, to educate, certify and serve those professionals teaching the immensely popular sport of Pickleball. (more than 3 million players as of 2018.) 

PPR is the official education and certification partner of USA Pickleball Association (USAPA).  PPR combined the educational resources of PTR and the expertise of 5-time National Champion, Sarah Ansboury to develop courses and workshop materials in order to certify PPR members to teach and coach Pickleball.

PPR provides members with access to liability insurance coverage, equipment discounts, digital training & education and programming ideas.

PPR membership is open to everyone with both Certified and Affiliate Memberships. All members must abide by our PPR Code of Ethics .

Membership - PPR offers two Membership Categories

Certified Memberships are for those who want to teach or coach Pickleball and are 3.5 level or above. Certified members in the USA must be a member of the USA Pickleball Association. (USAPA)

Affiliate Memberships are for those not wanting to, or not able to achieve certification. Affiliates in the USA must be a member of the USA Pickleball Association. (USAPA)

                   

Workshops  - PPR offers two types of workshops - Workshop Schedule

Certification Workshop: Coaches attending the 1-day Certification Workshop and who demonstrate an acceptable level of competence in three (3) key areas will achieve a PPR Certification at one of the following levels:

Pro Certification:         4.0 skill level or playing and demonstrating, exceptional teaching ability, score at least 90% on the written exam
Coach Certification:    3.5 skill level or playing and demonstrating, exceptional teaching ability, score at least 75% on the written exam

Introducing Pickleball Workshop: A 3 hour workshop specifically designed for people who introduce pickleball to new players, especially those with little to no prior sports background.  This course will teach you to easily show new players the non-volley zone, transition, serve, return and scoring – the basics of pickleball. The course is ideal for USAPA Ambassadors and those who facilitate open play at various facilities. **Must be at least a PPR Affiliate & USAPA member to take workshop**

Register for a workshop once you have a PPR membership or at the same time as joining PPR.

We can personally assist you at 843-842-9777.
We are available from 8am-6pm EST Monday - Friday. If you miss us, you can leave your name and number and we'll get back to you the next business day.