This course is designed to train participants as swim officials for YMCA Competitive Swimming in the areas of Stroke and Turn Judge, Relay Take-off Judge, Place Judge and Timer. The course focuses on the specific duties and responsibilities of the above officials prior to, during and after a swim meet. The course also reviews the facilities requirements for a meet, swimmer eligibility, and the roles of Chief Judge, Starter and Referee. Successful completion of a written examination is required to pass the course.
Classes will be held at Walnut Creek. A $40 registration fee per class, check payable to they YMCA of Greater Des Moines will apply the day of the class. DMYMCA Marlins volunteer officials will have their fees billed to their team.