OUR PRO SHOP IS OPEN!
Monday to Friday 8:30AM to 5:00PM | Saturday & Sunday: 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Book an appointment for: Ball Drilling, Practice with Specto Bowling or a Tenpin Bowling Lesson
BALL DRILLING CERTIFICATION
We offer four (4) ball drilling certification classes each year. The classes usually lasts four days and cover a wide range of topics, from beginners to more advanced. There is something for everyone in our drilling classes.
IBPSIA HOTS DRILLING COURSE
Sponsored by Spectre Bowling
Get a FREE Spectre Bowling licence by registering for this course. A value of $100.
Don’t miss the opportunity to receive some of the finest training in the world!
The cost is $1750.00CAD/person for the 4 day course. Each class is limited to 4 students, so please sign up early. This is an IBPSIA accredited Hands On Training Session.
Buffa Distribution offers a few different dates throughout the year to attend our IBPSIA HOTS (Hands On Training Session) Drilling Course. All our IBPSIA HOTS Drilling Course are held at our office in Saint-Leonard, Quebec.
AVAILABLE DATES EACH YEAR:
- Last week of the month of February;
- Last week of the month of May;
- Last week of the month of August;
- Last week of the month of November.
There needs to be a minimum of 2 students signed up in order for the course to happen, if not, it will be cancelled and postponed to the following date.
- Proper Fitting Techniques
- Bowling Ball Layout
- Drilling Instructions
- Ball Resurfacing and Refinishing
- Bowling Ball Plugging
- Ball Weighing
- How to Use Spectre Bowling
- New USBC Rules
- Training Manual
- Plaque (upon completion of exam)
- IBPSIA Membership for the current season
- Spectre Bowling Licence
- Discounts on Pro Shop Tools & Merchandise
DISCOVER THE MAN BEHIND OUR DRILLING COURSES: MARK BUFFA
Mark Buffa is the CEO of Buffa Distribution, the biggest bowling distribution center in Canada. He has 19 years of experience as a ball driller. He is IPBSIA certified, USBC silver certified coach, 2013 World Championship gold medalist, 2007 Canadian National Champion and he has been a member of Team Canada 9 times.
Mark’s passion for the sport of bowling has enabled him to travel around the world, helping bowlers of different shapes and sizes get to the next level with a proper fit and proper arsenal analysis.
"The goal of this course is to spread the knowledge so you can do the same in your area!"