Becoming an Official

Becoming a Swim Official

USA Official

YMCA Official

The YMCA has adopted the YMCA’s Course Registration and Management System, all clinic participants will have to sign up the class on-line, and fill in all the required information, so the system will generate a student database, the test score will be automatically transmitted to the student account after finishing the test. 

Please click the registration link on the right side of the clinic for registering if you already have a YMCA account, or you can create a new YMCA account by following the instructions in the attached PDF if you don’t have one.

Please ask Local team rep, Enid Hagerty ( any questions.(Clinic Instructor Fang Lui)

Date: Friday 4/27/18
Administrative Official:  5:30pm-9:30pm, the registration link:
Date: Saturday 4/28/18
Level 1: 8:00am-12:00pm, the registration link:
Level 2: 12:30pm-4:30pm, the registration link: 
Location:  Mary Free Bed Branch YMCA, 5500 Burton Street, SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Phone:  616-285-9077
Registration Deadline:  Friday 4/20/18
Payment:  Please make a check ($50) payable to "RAYS" (Breakers covers this fee so talk with Coach Kathy on getting payment)
Prerequisites for Level 2 clinic:
For new Level 2 clinic participants, have been certified for at least 1 year as a YMCA Level 1 Official and worked at least 8 sessions on deck as a Level I Certified Official. 
For re-certification, have worked at least 12 sessions on deck as a Level 2 Certified Official over the previous three-year certification period.  Please scan your Record of Meet Experience sheet and email it to before the clinic or bring a copy to the clinic.