2020 Women’s Officials Program

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New for 2020 is an all-women’s Officials program for women with their Level 2+ Officials certification living in Ontario. Successful applicants will learn alongside the top female Officials during the upcoming Feb 4-8th Women’s Nor-Am taking place in Collingwood and the Blue Mountains.  Officials will be put to work on the Nor-Am field of play to shadow senior Officials and to network with other female officials in a fun, social and inclusive environment.  Accommodations (if required), lift tickets, 2 meals per day and development opportunities will be fully funded by AOA. Fifteen candidates will be selected for this opportunity.


  1. To develop female Officials, who in turn will act as educators and mentors to other aspiring female officials in Ontario;
  2. To create a supportive, professional female officiating culture in Ontario;
  3. To create opportunities for female Officials to further develop their skills and confidence alongside peers and mentors.


  1. To prepare female Officials for the next step in their development pathway;
  2. To expose female Officials to high-performance environments in Ontario.


  1. Increase the number of female Level 3+ Officials in the Ontario system;
  2. Increase the number of female mentors in the province of Ontario.


  • Female Official must be a Level 2 or above preferred.
  • Must be a current registered Official with AOA.
  • Must be actively working towards the officials’ pathway progression.
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from current or past ROC Chair.
  • Complete the application below on or before 5 pm, Wed, January 8th, 2020.


This application is now closed.