2023-24 Certified (Career) Officials Information

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This page contains all the information needed for Certified (Career) Officials

Referee Match Fees
$40.00/match -----  National/Junior National
$36.00/match -----  Regional
$32.00/match -----  Provisional
$30.00/match -----  In-Region Only
$25.00/match -----  Jr Ref w/Supervision U18 (Select/Combined only)

Administrative Fees
$300.00/day ------  Head Official
$200.00/day ------  Head Referee Trainee
+2 Match Fees ---  Lead Official
$200.00/day ------ 
Day Official/WeR1
$250.00/day ------  Supervisor Official for Junior Officials
$175.00/day ------  Trainer

Pre-National Rating Tournament Rates
$30.00/match -----  Match Fee (for all ranks)
$175.00/day -------  Trainer/Rater/Observer
$250.00/day -------  Assigner Coordinator

Per Diem
Per Diem has been included in the match fees rather than paid as a lump sum.

Travel and Lodging
Officials that travel further than 65 miles:
*----- Receive a $50 travel stipend
*----- Are eligible for an HOA complimentary double-occupancy hotel room.

Payment through ArbiterPay
Payments to officials are made monthly, at the end of each month, using ArbiterPay.

Registration is Open for Heart of America Certified Officials
All HOA Officials need to purchase this membership even already registered.
All previous paid fees are prorated into this membership.
Example: If you have purchased a coach membership, this membership is free.

Go here 23-24 HOA-CO Adult Official - Background Screen & SafeSport Required to register.

Make sure you are purchasing the 23-24 HOA-CO membership for yourself.
After completing the registration, go here to join the HOA Career Officials club in SportsEngine

After registering you may complete your Safesport training.
The core takes approx. 2 hours to complete.

HOAonline Official's Event Requests
Once your information has been loaded into HOAonline you may access the the request system.
Please submit requests as soon as possible, we do our best to accommodate everyone.

We are waiting for USAV National to publish the new modules for adult officials.
Once we have those, we will be building clinics for all officials.
Thank you for your patience.

Ric Washburn
HOA Officials Chair