UPDATE: The October 25th 25th class 25th class is full.
ALO is pleased to announce our second fall referee training for boy’s youth officials. The class will be held October 25 with field training the following weekend. at the the McCleskey-East Cobb Family YMCA located at 1055 East Piedmont Rd, Marietta, Georgia 30062. The class will run from 10 am am to 4:00 pm. Please plan to arrive at least ten minutes early in order to check in and get settled.
Space is limited. To register for the November class, please fill out the online registration form.
Cost of the New Officials Training is $40. Participants must be at least 14 years of age.
Students will receive the 2014 Training Guide, a pre-game sheet, Fox 40 finger whistle, penalty flag and a US Lacrosse Officials patch upon completion of all requirements.
There will be a short break for lunch and there are a number of options, a Mexican restaurant and a Publix within walking distance of the YMCA.
To become a certified US lacrosse Official you must complete ALL five (5) of these requirements.
|1. Be a registered member of US Lacrosse. You may not use your parents membership.|
|2. Complete the Online US Lacrosse Men’s Officiating Webinar. Print out certificate of completion and bring to class. Here is a webinar guide to help you navigate the site.|
|3. Attend the In-Person Class with ALO on September 6 at the Decatur Rec Center.|
|4. After the class, you must pass the both the NFHS Rules Test and US Lacrosse Youth Test online. For more information on the tests, please review this test guide.|
|5. Work a Field Training with ALO. There will be opportunities throughout the fall. Note: no one will be allowed to take the field training without having completed ALL of the previous steps.|
Once all requirements have been completed, students will receive a US lacrosse Certification patch, penalty flag and a whistle.
You may check your US Lacrosse membership status and look up your membership number here.
If you have ANY questions, please contact Greg Hite at ATL.LacrosseRef@gmail.com.