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Training Requirements for Meet Officials

Per RMSL policy, all Starter/Referees and Stroke Judges (and Coaches) must satisfy the following annual training requirements:

  • Starter/Referees (new/ non-experienced):
    1. Must attend an annual RMSL training clinic, and
    2. Must pass an online quiz based on USA Swimming's series of starter/referee and stroke education videos.

  • Starter/Referees (experienced):
    1. Must attend an annual RMSL training clinic, and
    2. Must pass an online quiz based on USA Swimming's series of starter/referee and stroke education videos.
  • Stroke Judges (new/ non-experienced):
    1. Must attend an annual RMSL training clinic, and
    2. Must pass an online quiz (beginner version) based on USA Swimming's series of stroke education videos.

    • Stroke Judges (experienced):
      1. Must pass an online quiz (refresher version) based on USA Swimming's series of stroke education videos.

     Team coaches must also complete training, as follows:
      • Head Coaches:  
        1. Must attend an annual RMSL starter/referee training clinic , and
        2. Must pass an online quiz (coaches version) based on USA Swimming's series of stroke education videos.
      • Assistant/Junior Coaches:
        1. Must pass an online quiz (coaches version) based on USA Swimming's series of stroke education videos.

      Click here to view the league-wide roster of meet officials and their respective credentialing status.

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