New Online Certification Available for Pickleball Tournaments

May 8, 2020

Hilton Head Island, SC — Professional Pickleball Registry (PPR) announced the launch of a new online certification course in partnership with The certification workshop covers every aspect of organizing and running pickleball tournaments, including complete setup, player registration, bracketing, scheduling and tournament desk operations.

Additional essentials in the workshop include forecasting daily schedules, identifying giveaways, T-shirt reports, player check-ins, handling court assignments, recording match results, UTPR calculations and more.

The workshop with 29 distinct lessons in four modules can be completed at the user’s pace to accommodate their schedule and ability to absorb the information. For only $99, PPR members who complete the workshop will be a Certified Registration and Desk Operations Manager. To register

“We are so excited to launch this Registration and Desk Operations Certification program through our partnership with PPR,” said Melissa McCurley, President, “This certification will help ensure tournament directors are set up for success to run highly efficient events by having knowledgeable support in managing their on-site tournament desk operations.”

For more than a decade,, the leading tournament management software and the gold standard for running pickleball tournaments, has been the engine driving thousands of successful pickleball events, from small round robins to the largest tournaments in the world. In 2019, PPR and entered a partnership bringing together the leaders in coach education certification and running tournaments.