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2019-2020 Classification Courses Available

10/10/2019, 5:45pm CDT
By Rebekah Markovitz

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - For the 2019-20 season the National Wheelchair Basketball Association will be offering training courses to become certified as a Regional Classifier in the NWBA functional classification system. A course will be held at Auburn University on November 8-10 and another course will be held at Akron University on November 2-3.  

 The NWBA and Classification Committee invite trainers, coaches, sports administrators, physical therapists, medical professionals and anyone interested in becoming a NWBA certified classifier to attend a training course. The courses will also provide current NWBA Regional Classifiers the opportunity to test to become a NWBA National Classifier (must have served as Regional Classifier for two NWBA events). Spots are limited for the training courses and filled on a first come first serve basis. 


Auburn Course

- Meeting location: Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum at Auburn University  (650 Biggio Drive, Auburn, AL 36849)

- Registration deadline: Saturday, October 26th 2019

Akron Course

- Meeting location: University of Akron Recreation Center (450 Carroll Street, Akron, OH)

- Registration deadline: Saturday, October 26th 2019

If you can not attend the entire session then you cannot take the test. 

The registration fee for each training course is $100.00. The fee covers class material/training and lunches. Completed registration forms should be sent to Robb Taylor at for the Auburn course and Tim Fox at for the Akron course prior to the registration deadline. 

The registration forms for the training courses are below for your convenience. 

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