Whitehorse Glacier Bears Officiating Requirements

Squad Name     Mandatory Officiating Level Requirements    Mandatory Officiating Session Requirements
      
Gummy Bears

Take Intro To Swimming

*Deck Support (1 session)
Teddy Bears

Take Intro To Swimming (if not completed already)

Work on Level 1 training

Timer (2 Job Shadow sessions) Work more sessions voluntarily    

*Deck Support (1 session)

Cubs

 

 

Take Intro To Swimming (if not completed already)

Work on Level 1 training

 

 

Timer (3 sessions as qualified) Job Shadow required 2 times prior.

*Deck Support (1 session)

 

 

Black Bears

Has Level 1 certification

Work on Level 2 certification

(Take Stroke and Turn clinic)

 

Timer (2 sessions as qualified)

Stroke and Turn (2 Job Shadow sessions) Work more sessions voluntarily     

*Deck Support

 

Brown Bears

 

Work on Level 2 certification

Take additional clinics at Level 2 (ie: Starter, Chief Finish Judge, Chief Electronics, Chief Time Keeper

 

 

Stroke and Turn (4 sessions as qualified)

Job Shadow an additional Level 2 clinic course (2 sessions)

*Deck Support               

 

                                                         

Polar Bears

 

 

 

Has Level 2 certification

Take additional clinics at Level 2 (ie: Starter, Chief Finish Judge, Chief Electronics, Chief Time Keeper

 

 

 

Level 2 (6 Sessions) May be assigned to another level 2 position as per Meet Manager

*Deck Support

 

 

 

 

Grizzlies

Level 2 certification

 

Level 2 (2 sessions)

*Deck Support (2 sessions)

Kodiaks

 

 

Level 2 certification

Take additional courses at Level 2 (ie: Starter, Chief Finish Judge, Chief Electronics, Chief Time Keeper           

    

           

Level 2 (7 sessions) May be assigned to another level 2 position as per Meet Manager

*Deck Support

 

 

 

Silver Tips

 

Level 2 certification

Take additional courses at Level 2

 

Level 2 (8 sessions) May be assigned to another position as per Meet Manager

*Deck Support

 

 

          *Deck Support includes jobs such as: Safety Marshal, Set-up and Take-down, Clothing Sales, Teddy and/or Cub Helpers,                     Referee Runners, Heat Winner Ribbon Presenter, Volunteer Check-in, and various Hospitality Roles during major swim meets.