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Clip Of The Week – “Home Base” positioning

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Online Officiating Education

All officials must complete online education regardless of level or experience. Online Education consists of a series of Course categories (total of six). Pre-Required Required Procedures Positioning Penalty Criteria General All course categories must be completed to finish online training.

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Classification Requirements

LEVEL 1 Complete   Must complete online Membership Registration Must submit Registration Fee ($60.00) Must attain an Open Book Exam score of 35/50 (or higher) Must attend and complete a Level 1 officiating seminar sanctioned by USA Hockey Must complete Level 1 Online

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USA Hockey SafeSport Education Program

As part of USA Hockey’s continued effort to create a safe playing environment for all participants, those officials who are 18 years of age or older (as of August 1 of the current registration season) are required to complete an

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The 2015-16 registration season for the Officiating Program begins on August 3, 2015 and all incomplete registrations must be completed by 12:00am (midnight), April 30 of the following year. USA Hockey officials registration is valid for the entire season in any district or

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Updated 2015-2016 USA Hockey Registration Procedure

As we enter the new 2015-16 registration season for officials, I want to give all of the membership an update as to what changes to expect this season.  The Officials Section has been busy since the 2015 Winter Meeting working

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2015-16 Registration begins August 3, 2015. To completely register with USA Hockey as an official you need to complete five steps each year: 1.    USA HOCKEY MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION: Note: This step must be completed before an official can complete Seminar Registration, the Open

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Female Referees Erin Blair & Katie Guay to Make SPHL Debuts

Congratulations to Katie and Erin!   The Southern Professional Hockey League’s Columbus Cottonmouths are no strangers when it comes to supporting women in hockey.  The club, owned by Ms. Wanda Amos, was the first SPHL team to have a woman

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On-Ice Officials Code of Conduct

Act in a professional and businesslike manner at all times and take your role seriously. Strive to provide a safe and sportsmanlike environment in which players can properly display their hockey skills. Know all playing rules, their interpretations and their

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Reminder to complete all registration tasks!

Returning officials have 14 days left to complete all registration tasks. Please keep in mind that you are not eligible to officiate a USA Hockey contest after November 30th without your 14/15 Crest. There are 5 Tasks that must be

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