Training


2019 Weekly Rules Quizzes

Week 10
Week 9
Week 8
Week 6
Week 5
Week 4
Week 3
Week 2
Week 1
Preseason


2019 Training Videos

Playoffs
Week 10
Week 9
Week 8
Week 7
Week 6
Week 5
Week 4
Week 3
Week 2
Week 1
Preseason 2
Preseason


2019 Training Scrimmages

The dates, times, and locations for the upcoming training scrimmages can be found below. Members from the WDFOA leadership team and training team will be present to assist and to evaluate during these training scrimmages. The training scrimmages are primarily intended for first-year and second-year officials, as well as timers that are new to the organization. All officials should report 30 minutes prior to the listed start time to go over specific assignments, rules, and mechanics. Please arrive dressed to officiate.

August 10th
St. John’s College High School
2607 Military Road NW
Washington, DC 20015

9:00 – 11:00 am
This scrimmage is for first-year Probationary Members (P-1’s) and new Timers.

August 10th
DeMatha Catholic High School (Practice Field)
Heurich Park Turf Field
Hyattsville, MD 20782

9:00 – 11:00 am
This scrimmage is for second-year Probationary Members (P-2’s) and Associate Members (A-1’s and A-2’s).

August 16th
Our Lady of Good Counsel High School
17301 Old Vic Boulevard
Olney, MD 20832

5:00 – 7:00 pm
This scrimmage is for first-year Probationary Members (P-1’s) and new Timers.

August 17th
Bishop McNamara High School
6800 Marlboro Pike
Forestville, MD 20747

9:00 – 11:00 am
This scrimmage is for first-year Probationary Members (P-1’s).


2019 New Official Training

Training sessions for new officials will run once per week (at three separate locations) for around 6 weeks. The locations, start dates, times, and Training Instructor information is below:

Georgetown Prep

  • [Mondays] – July 8th / July 15th / July 22nd / July 29th / August 5th / August 12th
  • The training sessions are from 7:00-9:00 pm
  • The training room is located in the Hanley Center Film Room

High Point High School

  • [Tuesdays] –  July 9th / July 16th / July 23rd / July 30th / August 6th / August 13th
  • The training sessions are from 7:00-9:00 pm
  • The training room is located in the library

Northern High School

  • [Wednesdays] –  July 10th / July 17th / July 24th / July 31st / August 7th / August 14th
  • The training sessions are from 7:00-9:00 pm
  • The training room is located in the library

If you are unable to attend a particular session due to other obligations, attempt to attend the training for that week at a different location. We do understand that you have things going on, and if you happen to miss a session and you are unable make it up at another location, please get in touch with the Training Instructor at your primary location. Please also contact our Training Coordinator (Marty Alexa) to find out material and other information that you may have missed.