New Officials

Thank you for your interest in becoming an NCHSAA Certified Official.  We are excited that you have decided to start your officiating career with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. We truly appreciate you and your willingness to give back to your community and to our young student-athletes, who appreciate you sharing your time and talents, for all these wonderful sports programs across the state.

Our new software program is under construction and should be up and running shortly!  We are working diligently to make this new registration process as ‘user-friendly’ and less stressful for all to maneuver around.  We are looking forward to working with you-all and welcoming you ‘On Board.’
NOTE DATE CHANGE:  The 2020-2021 NCHSAA Officials Registration site will open on June 15, 2020.

We are in the process of upgrading our registration software to a more ‘user-friendly’ site.   Continue to visit this page for updates, in regards to the directions & guidance for the new registration process, when the time draws near for the registration site to open.  If we can be of further assistance to you, please do not hesitate to contact us or your Local Regional Supervisor/(Assignor)

*TESTING DATES are scheduled as follows:

  • Football - July 27 through August 11
  • Soccer - July 13 through July 27
  • Volleyball - July 13 through July 27

Thank you so very much for giving of your time and talents, which benefits our student-athletes, our schools & our communities!   

We certainly appreciate your willingness to assist & for being such a positive role model for our athletes! 


For our NEW officials that are not certain of the process in your local area,  click here to search and view all of the Regional Supervisors' contact information.  Feel free to email the Regional Supervisor, in the sport that you are interested in officiating.  Contact your potential/new regional supervisor for questions about:

  • local meeting dates,
  • local rules clinic dates,
  • scrimmages,
  • scheduled game assignments,
  • uniforms, patches.