New officials, please follow the Level1 link to sign up for our October 2nd 2016 Clinic
(hosted at North Delta Rec Centre).
Level 1 (12 - 15 years)
Returning officials, please follow these links
Level 2 (16 and 17 years)
Level 2 (18 years and older)
All referees must re-certify each year.
All referees who are aged 18 years or older must complete a criminal record check.
If you have questions about referee clinics.
please email Dwayne Shigeoka, Referee In Chief
Note: you will need your Hockey ID number to sign up. If you don't know your Hockey ID number, please contact our registrar or BC Hockey.
Helpful Information for On-Ice Officials
Defining Injury - Guidance for the Hockey Referee when determining if a player is "injured" for the purposes of applying penalties.
The Effects of Apologies in Ice Hockey - Findings from a Queen's School of Business study on the effect of apologies made by minor hockey on-ice officials.
"Oops! I thought It Was My Call!" positioning for officials working the two official system
Penalty Shots - 25 situations that result in a Penalty Shot under Hockey Canada's playing rules
Helpful Links for On-Ice Officials
Hockey Canada Officiating
USA Hockey Officiating including 'Ask the Official'
BC Hockey Source YouTube Videos