Certification requirements for a new official:
1. Be a current USATF member. Go here to join.
2. Complete a New Official Application Form. Go here.
3. Pay a certification fee to the Oregon Certification Chair. Contact information below.
4. Create a USATF Connect account. Go here. Be sure to upload a current photograph and
enter your emergency contact information.
5. Complete the SafeSport training. Access the training using your USATF Connect account.
6. Complete the Background Screening. Use your USATF Connect account.
7. Complete the Basic Rules Review (open-book test). Go here.
Please contact the USATF Oregon Certification Chair before you begin the certification process: