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PVS Officials Required Tests for Certification or Re-Certification


Certification or re-certification for most of the deck official positions requires you to take multiple tests. The lists below tell you which tests are required for each position.

All tests must be taken on-line at the USA Swimming web site except for the PVS Chief Judge Tests (links are below).


New Stroke & Turn (1 tests)
  Certifying Stroke & Turn/Timer

New Starter (2 tests)
  Certifying Starter
  Recertifying Stroke & Turn

New Chief Judge (2 tests)
   PVS Certifying Chief Judge
  Recertifying Stroke & Turn

New Referee (4 tests)
  Certifying Referee
  Administrative Referee
  Clerk of Course
  Timing Judge

New Administrative Official (1 test)
  Administrative Official

Recertifying Stroke & Turn (1 test)
  Recertifying Stroke & Turn

Recertifying Starter (1 test)
  Recertifying Starter
  

Recertifying Chief Judge (2 tests)
  PVS Recertifying Chief Judge
  Recertifying Stroke & Turn

Recertifying Referee (1 test)
  Recertifying Referee
  
  
  

Recertifying Administrative Official (1 test)
  Recertifying Administrative Official

New Stroke & Turn (1 tests)
  Certifying Stroke & Turn/Timer

Recertifying Stroke & Turn (1 test)
  Recertifying Stroke & Turn

New Starter (2 tests)
  Certifying Starter
  Recertifying Stroke & Turn

Recertifying Starter (1 test)
  Recertifying Starter

New Chief Judge (2 tests)
   PVS Certifying Chief Judge
  Recertifying Stroke & Turn

Recertifying Chief Judge (2 tests)
  PVS Recertifying Chief Judge
  Recertifying Stroke & Turn

New Referee (4 tests)
  Certifying Referee
  Administrative Referee
  Clerk of Course
  Timing Judge

Recertifying Referee (1 test)
  Recertifying Referee;

New Administrative Official (1 test)
  Administrative Official

Recertifying Administrative Official (1 test)
  Recertifying Administrative Official