USA Hockey is often asked to explain the advantages associated with registering adult hockey teams and leagues with our organization. While it may require more administrative effort, registering with USA Hockey provides all of the advantages of an unregistered league while eliminating the disadvantages.
Who needs to register with USA Hockey?
You must be 18 or older to complete an online registration for yourself or your child. If you are not, a parent or guardian must complete this registration for you.
Do you have to register for USA Hockey every year?
All Players, Coaches and volunteers must have a valid USA Hockey Registration number (USAH#) uploaded to the www.syhockey.com website prior to the start of the hockey season. The hockey season runs annually from September 1st through April 30th.
What does USA Hockey registration cover?
A single USA Hockey registration will cover a person for both coaching and playing. You need to present your registration confirmation to all programs in which you are playing or coaching.
How much does USA Hockey membership cost?
The individual registration fee is $30. The registration fee is waived for all players ages 6 and younger. The fee of $30 remains the same for all other players or coaches regardless of age, level of experience, number of games played, etc.
How do I figure out my USA Hockey number?
If you don’t know your USA Hockey confirmation number you can access it by clicking here – under Member Options, click on ‘Request Duplicate Registration Confirmation. ‘ You can register to obtain a USA Hockey Confirmation number at membership.usahockey.com.
How much do USA Hockey refs get paid?
How much does a Referee at USA Hockey make? The typical USA Hockey Referee salary is $29 per hour. Referee salaries at USA Hockey can range from $4 – $55 per hour.
At what age can you ref hockey?
Is there a minimum age to start officiating? USA Hockey has no minimum or maximum ages for officials. It is highly recommended that officials not work games of their own age classification or higher, regardless of level attained. Generally, officials can successfully officiate as young as age ten years-old.
Can a hockey team Dress 3 goalies?
Goaltenders. Teams may dress up to three goaltenders in a game.
How do you become a member of USA Hockey?
Must complete online Membership Registration. Must submit Registration Fee ($45.00 + applicable Affiliate Fee) Must attain an Open Book Exam score of 35/50 (or higher) Must attend and complete a Level 1 Officiating Classroom Seminar sanctioned by USA Hockey.
How do I report a US hockey coach?
To make a report to USA Hockey, you may do so either by: (1) clicking on “Report to USA Hockey” and completing the Reporting Form, (2) emailing to SafeSport@usahockey.org, or (3) calling 800-888-4656. Reports may also be made to the Affiliate Safe Sport Coordinator.
What is a USA Hockey sanctioned event?
A “sanctioned event or activity” is one which: is authorized by a USA Hockey organization; is played under the Playing Rules of USA Hockey; has all members (players and coaches) properly registered; and is officiated by properly registered and certified USA Hockey officials.
Where does the USA Hockey Referee patch go?
(c) All On-Ice Officials shall wear black trousers and an official sweater with the current USA Hockey officiating crest on the left chest of the sweater during all games. Any other crest that is worn must be located on either arm of the sweater.
How much do Level 1 hockey referees make?
NHL referees make between $1,000 and $4,000 per game they officiate. Referees can officiate up to three or four games per week, so their annual salary is estimated to fall between $115,000 and $350,000. Linesmen earn less than referees, typically in the range of $100,000 and $250,000.
How do I become a hockey referee in Michigan?
As a reminder, to complete an official’s registration an applicant must:
- Register online with USA Hockey.
- Register for and attend a classroom Seminar.
- Complete their required and elective online training modules within the required time frame.
- Pass an open exam at their registration level.