U.S. SKI & SNOWBOARD ALPINE OFFICIALS’ CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

• Referee, Assistant Referee and Course Setter must be certified Referees in order to officiate in the respective capacities at all U.S. Ski & Snowboard-sanctioned events. 
• Chief of Timing & Calculations and Race Administrator must be appropriately certified in the respective categories at all U.S. Ski & Snowboard-sanctioned events. 
• Chief of Course must be a certified Chief of Course, Chief of Race, Referee or Technical Delegate.
• Jury Advisor (Start/Finish Referee) must be a certified Jury Advisor, certified Referee or certified Chief of Race. 

Officials are encouraged to attend a yearly Continuing Education Clinic (Update).  

They must have attended a Continuing Education Clinic (Update) within the last two (2) seasons in order to maintain certifications or to serve in any of the above capacities
2019-20_Alpine_Congress_and_FIS_Update_Rule_and_policy.pdf
September 2, 2019