How to become an official: 

Five Reasons to Become an Official:

1.      You'll be working with the greatest group of volunteers in all sports.

2.      You'll be close to the action.  The bleachers aren't comfortable anyway.

3.      High satisfaction; low pay.  And your kids love your involvement.

4.      It's a great way to meet future Olympians - unless you already have one in your home.

5.      Great food in hospitality, and you can't beat the price!  (Free!)

How To Become an Official:

1.      Become a member of USA Swimming

2.      Attend a clinic

3.      Take an official's test online (open book)

4.      Work as an apprentice for on the job training

5.      Have fun!