Clinics will cover all applicable training, links and testing requirements. After the clinic, you will be provided a training sheet with specific talking points for you and your mentor to discuss.  Prior to your fourth training session you must complete all of the requirements that are listed on your training sheet.

VSI Official's Training Calendar
2022-2023

Date & Time Clinic Location Instructor
Tuesday, September 13 @ 7-10 pm 

Initial Clinic for S&T and AO

Online Clinic (Pre-registration required)

Dan Demers
Thursday, September 15 @ 7-10 pm Initial Clinic for S&T and AO Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers
Tuesday, September 20 @ 7-9 pm Chief Judge Clinic Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers
Thursday, September 22 @ 7-9:30 pm Starter Clinic Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers
Tuesday, September 27 @ 7-10 pm Initial Clinic for S&T and AO Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers
Wednesday, September 28 @ 6-9 pm Initial Clinic for S&T and AO In Person Clinic at NOVA Bob Rustin
Thursday, September 29 @7-10 pm Initial Clinic for S&T and AO Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers
Tuesday, October 11 @ 7-9:30 pm Starter Clinic Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers
Thursday, October 13 @ 7-9:00 pm Chief Judge Clinic Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers
Tuesday, October 25 @ 7-10 pm Initial Clinic for S&T and AO Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers
Thursday, October 27 @ 7-10 pm Initial Clinic for S&T and AO Online Clinic  (Pre-registration required) Dan Demers

Clinic Descriptions

 

Initial Clinic for S&T/Admin - New and transferring Officials: Overview of the governing bodies, swimming and the training process.  First part of the clinic is for all new officials and/or transferring officials.  The second part of the clinic is for those new officials who wish to start training as S&T. The administrative training is completed through on-line courses and will be discussed during the clinic.

Chief Judge Clinic:  Initial clinic for Chief Judge.  Geared towards those currently certified S&T officials who wish to advance.

Starter Clinic:  Geared towards experienced S&T and CJs as an initial clinic for those who wish to learn about starting and the roles and responsibilities of a starter.

S&T/Admin Refresher & Review:  Q&A session for new officials and transferring officials regarding training process, completing training and any issues that can be resolved.

Chief Judge Refresher & Review:  Q & A session for CJs regarding training, rules, roles, protocols, and jurisdiction.

Starter Refresher & Review:  Q&A session for starters, training process, roles and responsibilities and questions on rules or starting.

Deck/Meet Referee Refresher & Review:  Q&A about deck/meet referee - roles and responsibilities, rules, situations, and interpretations.

National Certification Program:  Overview of the National Certification Program, Q&A and the process of obtaining National Certifications and recertifying.