How to become an Official

Judges/evaluators are usually former skaters. Individuals wishing to becoming a judge/evaluator must attend Skate Canada approved clinics, trial judge and pass both a written and video identification exam at each level. Each discipline of skating, singles, pair, dance, and synchronized skating requires individualized training.

Interested in becoming an official?

Please email your name, contact information, and area of interest to the section office at

Program Component Webinar

ISU Level Official Beth Crane delivered an interactive session to a small group of judges to review some of the key concepts covered this summer during the ISU PC Seminar in Frankfurt. This video is meant to be used as a source of continuing education for all Skate Canada judges (applicable to all levels of promotion and all disciplines). The webinar raised valuable thoughts and perspectives when assigning PC scores.

To view the webinar click here.