Start Officiating

To become a Race Official you must meet the standards of the specific program: Race Officer, Judge or Umpire. To help you meet the requirements there are seminars offered by the different programs covering various topics. A list of the seminars can be found on the Race Official Page or contact your Provincial Sailing Association.

Each program requires an application to be completed.

For Race Officers and Umpires complete this form. Those requesting certification or recertification at a National or International level should be submitted to CYA via email at . All others should be sent to the relative Provincial Sailing Association.

For Judges, complete the Judge Application Form. National Judge and Senior National Judge Applications should be directed to the Canadian Yachting Association at . Club Judge and Provincial Judge Applications should be directed to the relevant Provincial Sailing Association.