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Training Check List:

 

Adult Officials- Annually

  1. Register on NCWLO (Register)
  2. Register with USA Lacrosse, link included with NCWLO registration above. (Adults 23+ years $55, Young Adults 18-23yrs $35, Youth $35)
  3. Complete Training Tasks with in the USA Lacrosse E-Learning Portal (Must have a valid and current USA Lacrosse Officials Membership in order to access. A copy of the completed task will show on your USAL transcript and membership.)
    1. Adults only, complete and pass background check which is part of USA Lacrosse registration.
    2. Complete annual USA Lacrosse Girls' Rules Changes Webinar (Link)
    3. Complete NFHS Girls HS Rules Test & USAL Youth Rules Test with passing score (Link)- Must log into your USAL e-learning account 
  4. Complete Classroom Training which is a combination of virtual meetings and completion of Google Classroom Assignments. 
  5. Attend a Field Training session and obtain a rating at a Field Rating Session (Play Day).
  6. Confirm registration on Arbiter Sports.com for assignments and up date blocks for scheduling (Arbiter Sports)
  7. Complete NFHS Concussion in Sports Course (Link) and then  .

Adult Officials- One Time

  1. Complete USA Lacrosse Girls Lacrosse Rules Online Course (Link)
  2. USA Lacrosse Cultural Competency Course (Select catalog and then courses and type the name in the search bar)
  3. Order Uniforms / Gear (Link)
  4. Set up Arbiter Pay account, if needed

 

 

Junior Officials- Annually

  1. Register on NCWLO (Register)
  2. Register with USA Lacrosse, link included with NCWLO registration above. (Adults 23+ years $55, Young Adults 18-23yrs $35, Youth $35)
  3. Complete Training Tasks with in the USA Lacrosse E-Learning Portal (Must have a valid and current USA Lacrosse Officials Membership in order to access. A copy of the completed task will show on your USAL transcript and membership.)
    1. Complete annual USA Lacrosse Girls' Rules Changes Webinar (Link)
    2. Complete USA Lacrosse Youth Rules Test with passing score (Link)  - Juniors Only, single test
  4. Complete Classroom Training which is a combination of virtual meetings and completion of Google Classroom Assignments. 
  5. Attend a Field Training session and obtain a rating at a Field Rating Session (Play Day).
  6. Confirm registration on Arbiter for assignments and up date blocks for scheduling (Arbiter Sports)
  7. Complete NFHS Concussion in Sports Course (Link) and then  .

Junior Officials- One Time

  1. Complete USA Lacrosse Girls Lacrosse Rules Online Course (Link)
  2. USA Lacrosse Cultural Competency Course (Select catalog and then courses and type the name in the search bar)
  3. Order Uniforms / Gear (Link)
  4. Set up Arbiter Pay account, (Link will be sent by your assignor approximately 3 weeks before games start)

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Where can I find training information for the upcoming season?

Each year training dates and locations may change. Please visit the current year tab for training dates and links to region specific training sessions.  

  • 2023 Training Sessions can be found HERE (virtual sessions are posted, in person sessions are coming soon)

 

2.Where can I find the dates and locations for virtual and inperson training sessions?

Training sessions vary by region and by the type of official. Officials may attend sessions in other regions if scheduling conflicts prevent them from attending sessions in their region. 

  • Virtual Sessions can be found HERE 
  • In Person Sessions are grouped by region:
    • Sacramento Region (Yolo, Sacramento, Placer, Yuba and El Dorado counties): HERE (coming soon)
    • East Bay Region (Contra Costa, and Alameda counties): HERE (coming soon)
    • North Bay Region (Marin, Sonoma and Napa counties): HERE (coming soon)
    • South Bay/ Peninsula Region (SF, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Crus, and Monterey counties): HERE (coming soon)
3. Why are inperson training sessions held on the weekend?
 
Many of the trainers officiate multiple sports during the week. Junior officials have school and practice during the week. The weekends are the only times that trainers and officials have available.  In addition, in season sports have priotity for fields. More fields are availble for training on the weekends. 
 
Have a question about training? Please email