Texas Instructor Program (TIP)
The Texas Instructor Program (TIP) is a comprehensive reimbursement program designed to assist Texas racquetball instructors in providing quality racquetball programs in their communities for Texas women, men and children.
This program is intended to encourage interested racquetball instructors to become nationally certified by reimbursing a portion of the cost of the USAR-IP certification clinics offered by USAR (described below).
The USAR-IP (Instructors Program)
Cost of the USAR-IP Certification Clinic
Texas Instruction Program Reimbursement
In order to receive reimbursement, the racquetball instructor must be a current member of USAR and a Texas resident and submit to the Texas Instructor Program Coordinator evidence of successful completion of the certification clinic, a personal image suitable for publishing on the TXRA website and a brief explanation of how the instructor intends to utilize the education to the benefit of racquetball in Texas. Upon meeting these requirements the racquetball instructor will be issued the reimbursement funds and be granted the right to use the TIP designation in conjunction with their racquetball activities.
Texas Instructor Program Supplement for Programming Incentive
An exciting new supplement program for all USAR-IP Certified Instructors. This supplemental program would provide compensation for certified USAR-IP instructors holding the Texas Instructor Program (TIP) designation each quarter for conducting adult or junior clinics, leagues and other events promoting racquetball In Texas. The purpose of this supplemental program is to assist and incentivize Texas instructors who generate grass roots racquetball interest in their community.
Upon approval, instructors will receive $150 each quarter if they schedule at least three clinics, leagues or events or any combination of:Each event must include at least five (5) attendees to qualify. Product demos do not qualify.
Requests for payment along with evidence of successful completion of the clinics or events must be submitted to the President of TXRA or his designee at the end of each quarter. Evidence must consist of a description of the event, list of attendees and at least three digital photos of the actual event.