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Referee Information

Becoming a Ref

Each year we host a clinic for new Officials and to Re-Qualify Officials in Pensacola.  The adults that complete the training and the USA Hockey Officials testing provide the Referee services of the ECIHL. 

Qualifications: 

1.  Be a Competent Skater

2. Use Sound Judgment

3. Have a working knowledge of USA Hockey rules

4.  Complete the USA Hockey Officials coursework

5. Complete a Background Check through USA Hockey.  

6.  Attend a Referee Seminar and Clinic

For information contact:  Herman Vanderheyden at 850-207-2626 or hermtheiceman@hotmail.com