New Official Information
USA Hockey Registration
  1. Create an account with USA Hockey.

  2. Register and sucessfully complete an USA Hockey Officiating Seminar.

  3. Successfully complete the USA Hockey background screening. All officials over the age of 18 must complete the USA Hockey background screening every two years.
Joining the Organization
  1. Submit a SHOA Membership Form below. Please do not fill out a membership request until you have received your USA Hockey Referee registration number. Any incorrect numbers will cause a delay in the registration process.

  2. The organization reviews the submitted information to check with USA Hockey and other governing bodies to ensure the information provided and information is entered into the financial management system.

  3. SHOA will then admit you into membership and give you access to the members only section of our web site.

  4. SHOA will establish an account for the new member in Arbiter, the web-based system used by SHOA for scheduling officials. As soon as your account is created in Arbiter, you will receive an email from Arbiter with all the instructions you need to use your account, the first time and on subsequent logins. Follow the instructions to log into Arbiter, update the personal information and phone numbers, and click on the "Ready" button.

You should read through the frequently asked questions and the new member powerpoint (sent upon registration) as most of the common questions are there.

Remember, the onus is on you as the official to complete the requirements each and every year.

Sep 19, 2023
SHOA October General Membership Meeting
Sep 3, 2023
September 2023 General Membership Meeting
Jul 6, 2023
July 2023 SHOA Special Membership Meeting
May 15, 2023
2023 Annual Meeting is May 17
Sep 12, 2022
Regular Membership Meetings 2022-2023
Apr 19, 2023
April 2022 membership meeting