YOU ALREADY HAVE THE DESIRE AND PASSION AND ARE READY TO TAKE THE NEXT STEP IN YOUR OFFICIATING CAREER.
MAKE A COMMITMENT TO OFFICIATE WOMEN’S COLLEGIATE BASKETBALL.
JOIN THE IAABO UNIVERSITY WOMEN’S COLLEGIATE EDITION COURSE TODAY.
This fully remote self-paced training course is designed for anyone interested in becoming a women’s collegiate basketball official, anyone interested in learning women’s collegiate basketball rules, or anyone wishing to refresh their rules knowledge. The course is available 24/7 and administered via a 10 week cohort.
The Inaugural IAABO University Women’s Collegiate Edition Course cohort date start date is TBD. Once the Rules Book changes for the 2021-2022 and 2022-2023 seasons are approved, we will provide registration information.
While the final course touches are being added, please fill out the form below and you will be contacted when registration for the course opens.
IAABO University Women’s Collegiate Edition Includes:
- Self-paced 8 module training course
- Google Classroom which fosters continuous interaction with course participants, instructors, and guest speakers
- Electronic editions of rules book, case book, student workbook, and supplemental PDFs
- Pre-test, quizzes, final exam practice and review
- Video rules review
- Scheduled live virtual sessions to help each participant increase learning and engage with instructors and participants. All sessions are recorded and archived.
Sample Cohort Schedule:
- Week 1 – Course Orientation & Module 1 Zoom
- Week 2 – Complete Module 1/2/3
- Week 3 – Module 2 & 3 Zoom
- Week 4 – Complete Module 3/4/5
- Week 5 – Module 4 & 5 Zoom
- Week 6 – Complete Module 6/7/8
- Week 7 – Module 6 & 7 Zoom
- Week 8 – Module 8 Zoom
- Week 9 – Course Review and Final Exam Practice Zoom
- Week 10 – Final Exam. Next Steps Zoom
Upon successfully completing the course, participants will become eligible for membership in WCBOO/IAABO Board 801 by paying annual dues of $50.
WCBOO officials receive many great benefits including:
- Membership with IAABO Board 801
- Educational sessions and camps both virtually and in person.
- CBOA membership with general liability insurance coverage for all levels of collegiate basketball (provides required insurance verification for all coordinators of officials)
- IAABO Collegiate Play of the Week
- Inside the Lines email newsletter
- RefQuest Plus (Online Video Discussion Board)
- Access to virtual sessions and prior content
- Presentation slides
- Dedicated IAABO Members Area website
- Instructional PDFs, and more!
- Exposure to dedicated instructors with experience and knowledge
- Networking with women’s collegiate basketball officials, women’s collegiate basketball leaders, and conference coordinators
- Opportunities to attend IAABO educational conferences