RED DEER - Registration for Hockey Alberta Officials Clinics is now open. Beginning August 26, clinics are taking place across the province, continuing through to November.???
Officiating offers a network of people who love the game and are looking to give back. For every game worked, officials receive a game fee and there is an opportunity to work through the ranks from minor to elite hockey.??
Anyone 12 years old (13 years old in the Calgary and Edmonton areas) as of December 31 is eligible to become an official. Each season, officials must re-certify by taking a clinic.??Clinics include an online course, in-person portion and an on-ice session.
To become an official, create an HCR 3.0 account and register for the HU - Online Officiating ½ course that must be completed prior to the in-person portion. Skates, a helmet with a visor and a whistle are necessary for the on-ice sessions.??
Become an official >?
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Check back regularly to find a clinic near you and that fits your schedule as dates and locations are continuously added.??
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