Certification requirements – Auto-assign, in-season, playoffs

Requirements to be eligible for Auto-assign and Arbiter inclusion –
must be completed by mid-February

  • Active and up-to-date USA Lacrosse membership
  • Take and pass the annual NFHS/USAL rules exam
  • Register with CHSAA and pay their fees
  • Take and pass the USAL Rules Training (on-line) class, at least once
  • Register with CWLOA and pay all associated dues

And, either:

  • Complete required CWLOA annual training: 6 hours of classroom, 3 hours on-field
  • Attend the annual CWLOA Rules Interpretation session in January
  • Have attended a 2- or 3-person training session at least once

Or:

  • Attend relevant sessions at the USAL convention in January
  • Have attended a 2- or 3-person training session at least once

Requirements to be eligible for post-season playoff assignments

  • All of above, and
  • Have a Level 2 rating for early round games, or Level 3 for semi-finals and finals
  • Have attended a 3-person training session at least once (we’ll offer one in early May)
  • Have attended at least 2 of the in-season Q&A sessions held weekly on Zoom
  • Have officiated as least TBD varsity high school games during this season.
  • Earned at least TBD service points