Trusted Officials is in the process of developing new content for the 2018-2019 seasons. Please check back often for more updates. For more information please contact Buddy Hemric at [email protected] Thank you!
The Minnesota Youth Athletic Services prides itself on having the best youth athletic programs in the nation. We will always strive to improve our events and do what it takes to ensure a great experience for our participants. Our umpires play a big role in meeting these goals. It is very important that our game […]
In order to comply with the Minnesota Youth Athletic Services(MYAS) policies, all basketball officials must complete the Trusted Officials program. This requirement replaces the 2016 and previous MYAS requirements for officials to complete in-person basketball officiating training. If you have questions or concerns on this or have any other officiating related issues, please contact the […]
Congratulations! If you want to become a youth sports official, you have come to the right place. We created the Trusted Officials on-line training program to give you the basics that you will need to get started. But let’s be honest, nobody becomes a quality official overnight. You will have to study and know the […]
Attrition in youth officiating is a real issue. That’s why we are here. Trusted Officials has been training officials in youth sports for over 20 years through our parent company, Minnesota Youth Athletic Services. We have been doing this through on-site clinics, but now we have taken our 20+ years of knowledge and have used […]
In short, yes. First, lets discus training. How is not training your officials a risk management issue? Well, properly trained officials are skilled at managing the game in a way to properly uphold the rules of the game. This can be done by enforcing the rules of play, penalizing athletes for unsafe actions, and reminding […]