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Crossbow Technician Certification Online Course

Online Course Is Now Live!

The ATA Crossbow Technician Certification program gives you the knowledge and skills to help your customer choose an appropriate crossbow, complete routine maintenance tasks, and diagnose the causes of equipment problems.

The ATA Crossbow Technician Certification online course includes video content, quizzes, and additional resources covering the following:
  • Essential Background Knowledge
    • Crossbow Styles
    • Crossbow parts, design, and function
    • Understanding proper crossbow shooting form
    • Safe crossbow operation
  • Tools of the Trade
    • Safe use of bow shop tools and equipment such as hand tools and bow presses
  • Crossbow Technician Skills
    • Crossbow Assembly
    • Scope Mounting and Adjustments
    • String & Cable Changes
    • Cam Timing
    • Choosing a Proper Arrow
    • Efficient Sight-In Process
    • Troubleshooting and Equipment Problem Diagnoses
To complete the certification, students must complete all required online course materials and pass an in-person practical assessment. During the practical, students will be required to demonstrate their ability to execute all tasks covered in the online course.


  • On-Demand Access to ALL Course Materials
  • In-person practical assessment with ATA designated instructor(s)
  • ATA Crossbow Technician Certificate (upon completion of requirements)
  • Supplemental Resource Videos and Documents
  • Access on any device with a web browser


  • $600/person
  • Purchase this course and the Bow Technician Certification course for only $995 (Enter Discount Code BOWCOMBO at Checkout)
    • Practical Assessments hosted by the ATA are filled on a first come, first serve basis. Online course content must be completed to reserve a practical spot. Enrollment in the program does not guarantee placement at a specific practical session. If less than 25 percent of the course content is completed, you may submit a request without reason via email. Your enrollment fee will be refunded to the original form of payment unless expressly agreed upon otherwise. If 25 percent or more of the course content has been completed, no refunds will be given.