The Lead Official

A Lead Official is someone who oversees all officials at the event.  They are responsible for being the central contact for all activities of the event and ensure that all responsibilities are conducted fairly and safely for the athletes.

Lead Official Training & Event Information

  • The Lead Official must complete a Background and SafeSport/ Abuse Prevention Systems training every other year and may act as the liaison for Promoter.
  • First Year Leads and those in between Background & Safe Sport/ABS Training must complete both Online Matchmaker and Inspector Training. This is not a test but a method to reinforce the information that is required. 
  • ONLINE MATCHMAKER/ PROMOTER TRAINING  (Use access code – USFL)  Click through on logical answers
  • ONLINE INSPECTOR TRAINING    (Use access code – USFL)  Click through on all logical answers 
  • The Lead Official should download and Bring the Check in Script to be read just prior to check in for each event. 
  • The Lead Official should ensure Judges have their Judges Score Cards.
  • The Lead Official should download and bring the Weight and Age Spread guidelines to weigh in.
  • The Lead Officials Bout Card and other Competition Documents are in the Lead Official Section of the Document Library. 
  • For more detailed information on roles and duties please review the Inspector and Promoter Manual provided in the links below.

USFL Lead Official Reporting Requirements

Lead Official Documents for Download

For the Inspectors manual and most current copy of forms and documents, please go to the Document Library and download everything you need for your event.

Document Library