Upcoming Clinics Fall 2021

To become a nationally registered, certified basketball official in British Columbia, you must first complete 6 training sessions. 

  • SESSIONS 1, 2, 3, & 4: 4 virtual "classroom" sessions (held over Zoom) 
  • SESSIONS 5 & 6: 2 on-court sessions (held in-person in various regions across the province)
Cohort #1: 
Session 1 (Orientation) Saturday, October 23 9:00-10:30am 
Session 2 (Rules - Violations) Saturday, October 23 10:45am-12:15pm 
Session 3 (Rules - Fouls) Saturday, October 30 9:00-10:30am 
Session 4 (2-Person Mechanics) Saturday, October 30 10:45am-12:15pm
Cohort #2: 
Session 1 (Orientation) Tuesday, October 26 7:00-8:30pm
Session 2 (Rules - Violations) Thursday, October 28 7:00-8:30pm
Session 3 (Rules - Fouls) Tuesday, November 2 7:00-8:30pm
Session 4 (2-Person Mechanics) Thursday, November 4 7:00-8:30pm
In-Person Sessions (5 & 6): Dates will vary by region and are TBD 

Sessions 1-4 will be held virtually (over Zoom).  
Session 5 & 6 will be held in-person in the below cities Fall 2021: 
  • Greater Vancouver 
  • Surrey/Delta
  • Fraser Valley
  • Victoria 
  • Nanaimo 
  • Kelowna
  • Kamloops 
  • Prince George 
  • Kootenays (city TBD)

WHO: Anyone with basketball experience or knowledge that is interested in refereeing is encouraged to apply! 

FEE: $60.00 + GST (includes referee jersey and whistle upon completion of 6 sessions) 

Please Note:  ALL sessions are required to be completed prior to officiating sanctioned games in BC. If you are UNABLE to make one of the sessions, PLEASE STILL APPLY! There may be additional cohorts and sessions added this Fall - we will update this page regularly with schedules and opportunities. 

How to Apply: Please submit an Application Form HERE.  Once your application has been reviewed, a member of our team will be in touch with you to invite you to register for one of the above sessions. 

Have a question? Email us at officials.recruitment@basketball.bc.ca. We would love to hear from you!