The Officials Program:
Please follow the link to see this season’s schedule! If you are interested in taking a course, just email the office with the date that you are interested in and what your experience is (no experience needed for level I!). firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in learning more about timing, race secretary positions and tabulation, please check the Alpine Alberta Officials training, as it is very similar to what happens in Snowboarding competitions.
If you are not sure what all the different roles are that you see on our online volunteer registration site? Please take a look at this page and it will outline most positions. If you have any further questions, please contact the office!
Officials Course Details
The 3rd and final level of the Canada~Snowboard Officials Training Program is designed to promote and ensure continuing education for all top level Canadian Officials. To achieve Level III certification, an Official must have completed all Jury Positions (except Head Judge) in each discipline. They must show a strong working knowledge of the FIS Rule Book and support their decisions within the FIS Rule Book. This course is only for candidates who have fulfilled all Level II Officials Requirements. This course will be delivered once per year.
In the level III course, participants will gain an even stronger working knowledge and understanding of the FIS Rule Book and how to use it decision-making in the field of play. They will experiment through practical experiences as senior officials and will be tested on their skills and leadership abilities in action. The participant will then become a reference person in their province, to support local organizing comities (LOC’s) in the preparation and execution stages of their events. The level 3 certified official will also represent Canada~Snowboard as a key official.
Once all the necessary steps in achieving this certification standard are completed the level III certified officials will:
For further questions regarding the Canada~Snowboard’s Officials Training Progam, please contact: email@example.com