2023-2024 Official’s Clinics



Certification Clinic for New VMHA Officials


This is an in-person clinic for ENTRY Level 1 or Level 2 officials. It is being delivered by Vancouver Minor Hockey Association, in coordination with the BC Hockey Officiating Program, for the purpose of certifying entry Level 1 officials 12 to 15 years old or Level 2 officials 16 to 18 years old who have never officiated before. The clinic consists of two sessions – an in-person classroom session and an on-ice session.


Pre-requisite: Completion of Hockey University ‘Officiating 1/2’ eLearning course in its entirety


Instructor: VMHA RIC Rupert Xu


In-Person Clinic:

Attendance at both sessions is mandatory for certification.


Saturday, November 18 - 8:00am – 12:00 pm @ Britannia Secondary School (Rm 221)

Sunday, November 19 - 9:00 am – 10:30 am @ Britannia Ice Rink


Registration Links:


NEW Level 1 (for officials aged 12 to 15 years old)
Clinic ID = (2023004600) – NEW L1 Vancouver MHA
Clinic Link - https://page.spordle.com/bch/clinics/1ee7cfb8-3c32-64ea-ae89-0294283b7376


NEW Level 2 (for officials aged 16 to 18 years old*)
Clinic ID = (2023004601) – NEW L2 Vancouver MHA
Clinic Link - https://page.spordle.com/bch/clinics/1ee7cfbf-f3ad-69ce-93d2-062782f960ee


* If your official is turning 16 years old by December 31, please register them for Level 2.


NOTE: VMHA players ARE NOT REQUIRED to pay the $53.73 participant assessment fee.

September Ice Sessions For Returning VMHA Officials 

All Clinics Are For VMHA Officials Only

Ice sessions are important for an official's development and especially early on in the season, it is imperative to start the season strong. You will have two options for ice sessions Sept 5 and Sept 10.  It is mandatory that you attend one, but you are welcome to come to both. We are lucky to have very experienced officials come out and help us with our ice sessions. Come and soak up some of our instructors' expertise!


Sept 5th - 6:30pm -8:00pm at Britannia


Sept 10th - 10:15-11:45am at Trout Lake