This course certifies individuals that are proficient in Pickleball mechanics and strategy to teach individuals up through the Advanced level (4.0 – 5.2 Skill level). The course includes a (2) hour self-paced video,  (2) hour evaluation at one of our training events or centers.


You must already be an IFP Certified Instructor - Intermediate/Plus in order to attend this advanced training certification.  If you are not, please take that certification first.



  • IFP Certified Instructor - Intermediate/Plus Certification. 
  • 4.5+ Skill-level.
  • Tournament experience.
  • (9) months of Pickleball experience.
    • Note:  For those with a background in racket/paddle sports an ‘IFP Training Certified’ workshop  is available to exempt you from the (9) month requirement.



  • $129.00 (IFP Certified Instructor - Intermediate/Plus must be taken first and once you take and pass this certification your IFP Membership (and benefits) will extend an extra 12 months from the time you pass)
  • OPTIONAL - General & Professional Liability Insurance: $55.00.

IFP Certified Instructor - Advanced/Plus (4.0 - 5.2)

  • This is an IFP Certification Program.  Designed to give individuals who wish to instruct the credentials to do so.  The appropriate certification level will be provided based on their level of play, teaching ability and more.