Officials

On this page you will find important and valuable Official's Training and Education documents including:

  • Training Resources
  • Mentoring & Evaluations 
  • Officials' Manual / Guide to Officiating
  • Open Water Training manuals 
  • Situations & Resolutions
  • Safety Card Checklists

 

OFFICIALS' MANUAL / GUIDE TO OFFICIATING

The "Guide for Officiating" was compiled by the LSC Official’s Chairs of USA Swimming as a tool for learning, consistency, training and application of judgement. It should be used in conjunction with the rulebook and not as a standalone document.

 

Below you will find the complete manual, also broken down by section.

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