Becoming an Official

Upcoming Clinics

To request a training clinic in your area, please use our new online request form HERE 

If you have any questions about officials training clinics, please do not hesitate to contact Michael Harbert, Wisconsin Swimming Officials Chair,, or 715-573-9651 Please refer to the documents below for more information on steps to become an official.​​ 
Officials Clinics - $25 payable to WI Swimming
Registration - NOW ONLINE! 

Administrative Officials

  • Dates to come 

Stroke and Turn  

Starter / Referee 

  • Tuesday, May 14 - 5:15-9:15 PM (James Madison Memorial HS - Madison) 
  • More dates to come


Becoming a USA Swimming Certified Stroke & Turn Official - Word Doc -  PDF

Final Steps: Becoming a Stroke/Turn Official - Word Doc - PDF

Becoming a USA Swimming Administrative Official - Word Doc - PDF

Becoming a USA Swimming Certified Starter/Referee Official - Word Doc - PDF

Apprentice Policy for Officials Word Doc - PDF