Connecticut Swimming

Officials Clinics

Dave Pite, Officials Chair

Please contact the instructors to reserve a spot in the clinics.

These clinics are for new and advancing officials and will also serve as part of 2019 re-certification requirements. Officials should review their OTS account to see if a clinic is required to re-certify. 

Clinic for the 2019 short Course Swim Season

Clinic: AO Clinic
InstructorMark Wollen
Date: Monday, December 16th from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: Online "more info to come"


Clinic: Officials clinic for new and re-certifying stroke and turn officials as well as re-certifying starters.
Date:  Monday December 16th, 6:00-9:00
Location:  Madison Senior Center - Room 2
29 Bradley Rd
Madison, CT 06443
Instructor:  Mike Huffman
Please contact instructor to confirm attendance



All Connecticut Swimming officials must be members of USA/Connecticut Swimming. Join after Sept. 1, 2018 and your registration will be good through December, 2019. Membership is $75. You need not join before the clinic, but it will speed your certification if you do. Join using the online application at Connecticut Swimming's website: under membership. Be sure to make your payment after completing the form. Please allow two business days for your membership to be processed. You also will need to pass a Level 2 background check and complete an online "Safe Sport" Training Course (free) at to be members of USA/Connecticut Swimming. Officials are encouraged to contact their clubs about reimbursement for USA/Connecticut Swimming membership and other fees. Generally, Stroke & Turn officials clinics last 2 1/2 hours. For credit, please plan to attend the clinic in its entirety.