Competition Official

This self-paced course is an introduction to ski racing for new officials, coaches, and parents.  Completion of this course and U.S. Ski & Snowboard Alpine Official membership are required to become certified as a Competition Official (CO).  Competition Official certification is also one of the prerequisites for certification in the following specialty areas:

  • Chief of Course
  • Chief of Race
  • Jury Advisor – Start and Finish Referee
  • Race Administration
  • Referee
  • Timing & Calculations
  • Technical Delegate

To complete this course:

  1. Download the Competition Official Study Guide from here:
  2. Carefully read each unit.
  3. Download and complete the Competition Official quiz: Online Competition Official (CO) 22-23 Quiz
  4. Forward/email your completed quiz to your divisional Alpine Officials’ Chair ([email protected] for Tri-State members). This will serve as verification of your completion of the clinic requirement for certification.

Now is the time to get started. Download a copy of the course today!