First year officials are required to complete
a training program in one of the following:
Course (taught by a WVSSAC Registered
of any of these Programs
A training program can take place anytime
during they year, but preference should be
given to time immediately preceding and during
Instructor may obtain or purchase training
materials from WVSSAC (i.e. rule books, films,
The SO-ASK program should be used for training
PROCEDURES FOR NEW OFFICIALS:
officials must join a local board in their
geographical area. All new officials must
attend a training
class with their local board.
officials must submit a registration form,
payment, and physical to the instructor of
the training class.
DO NOT MAIL TO THE WVSSAC!
completion of the training class, the
training instructor will submit New
Officials Training Program
Form 0-8, registration form, payment,
and the physical
form to the WVSSAC. These materials must be
submitted within ten (10) days after
the end of the training class.
officials must not be assigned or accept any
assignments until registration can be
verified by the
The Executive Director may
impose sanctions including
but not limited to - probation -
suspension - and fines
for any new official that officiates an
Interscholastic contest and is not currently
registered for that sport.
year officials will be given credit for
one year's experience during the year in
which they are enrolled in the training
class provided that they successfully
complete such class.
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