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USA Hockey Registration Information

For the 2020-21 season you will need to access the following registration elements:

New Officials - Please review the registration rules before registering for the 2020-21 season.

USA Hockey has changed enhanced the USA Hockey Courses portal. Unlike previous years the portal is used to access the open book exam, online modules, and register for a seminar.

Below are 2 videos that provide additional information on the USAH Courses Portal.


U.S. CENTER FOR SAFESPORT TRAINING (if born in 2003 or earlier):
All officials who were born in 2003 (or earlier) by June 1 of the current year, must complete the U.S. Center for SafeSport training program. This online based program trains coaches, officials, and key volunteers in detecting and preventing detrimental behavior (hazing, abuse, etc.) on and off the playing surface. Once core-fundamental training is completed, a brief recertification course is required each year. SafeSport training can be completed by using the SafeSport link under the OFFICIALS tab at

All officials who are 18 years-old (or older) by June 1 of the current year, must submit to a USA Hockey sanctioned Criminal Background Screen. More information regarding the screening process can be found here.

USA Hockey Background Screens are valid for two seasons, and no screening process performed by an outside entity will be accepted.