You will need:
Credit/debit card ($123 with background check)
Social Security Number
2 Head shot photos
Safe Sport Certification (Required every 2 years)
Official Clinic (Required every 2 years)
1. Complete the USA Boxing Online Registration Form:
New Official Membership
Renew Official Membership
2. Print your Membership Confirmation
You MUST complete the following before you can receive your Official passbook:
Pass the Background Screening
Complete the Safe Sport Certification
Attend an Officials clinic
Once complete, log onto your USA Boxing Profile to print your Membership Confirmation page and follow the instructions as to which documents to mail in or hand deliver to your LBC Registration Chair along with your head-shots. Your LBC Registration Chair will issue you a blue passbook and mail it return mail to the address listed on the Membership Confirmation page.
After renewing your membership and pass the background check (if it happens to be a year that a new screening is due), print your member card and tape it to the inside front cover of your Official passbook.
Remember to bring your Blue Officials Passbook with you to every clinic to have signed and dated and to every event you are working to confirm the date of the last clinic attended. Without the proper certification, you will not be allowed to participate.
In order to be eligible to participate in USA Boxing Sanctioned Events as an Official you must complete the following every 2 years:
1. Safe Sport Online Certification (Free)
2. Officials Clinic - Email Jamil Ali, Chief of officials, in regards to the next Officials clinic.
Officials Training Resources:
USA Boxing Officials' Clinics - Part 1
USA Boxing Officials' Clinic - Part 2
USA Boxing Officials' Clinic - Part 3
USA Boxing Officials' - Part 4
Intro to the 10-Point-Must Scoring System
Intro to Referee Actions at USA Boxing