Candidates Class Schedule (2016)

ATTENDANCE

Candidates must attend at least seven (7) Classes to be eligible to take the test.

COST

The cost of the candidates class is $85, this includes the cost of your rule book.

LOCATIONS

Whitman-Hanson High School, 600 Franklin Street (Route 27), Hanson, MA 02341

Bourne Fire Station 3, 51 Meetinghouse Lane (@ Old Plymouth Road), Sagamore, MA
Directions: Route 3 South to Exit 1A (before the Sagamore Bridge). Take the ramp to the light. Take a left onto Scenic Highway. Station is 400 yards on the left.

 

2016 Candidate’s Class Program
All Meetings are at the Whitman-Hanson Regional High School unless otherwise noted
Room 237
MEETINGS START PROMPTLY AT 7:00 PM

Date Topic Presenter
August 25, 2016 Joint Meeting with Cape Board Location Whitman-Hanson
Registration & Overview
MIAA Background Check
Concussion Training
Arbiter
Jack Arouca
Youth Football Commissioner Ray Byron
Pop Warner Commissioner John Amicone
Officiating Youth Football Ray Byron
John Amicone
Using Videos Dennis Donovan
Rule 1: The Game, Field, Players and Equipment Jack Arouca
September 1, 2016 Assistant Commissioners Gerry Morrissey
Paul Callinan
Rule 4: Ball in Play, Dead Ball, Out of Bounds Mark Getchell
Rule 5: Series of Downs, Line to Gain Jack Arouca
September 8, 2016 Joint Meeting with Cape Board Location: Bourne Fire Station 3
Rule 2: Definitions Mike Goldman
Three-Man Mechanics Jack Arouca
September 15, 2016 Rule 3: Periods, Time Factors and Substitutions Kevin Arouca
Line Judge Mechanics Kevin Arouca
Head Linesman Mechanics Mark Getchell
Clock Operator Mechanics Jack Arouca
September 22, 2016 High School Commissioner Dan Murphy
Rule 6: Kicks Frank Pumphret
Referee Mechanics & Pre-Game Gene Farrell
September 29, 2016 Rule 7: Snapping and Passing the Ball Phil Struzziero
Back Judge Mechanics Phil Struzziero
Working the Sidelines: Handling Player and Coach Behavior Phil Struzziero
Nate Crossman
October 6, 2016 Rule 9: Conduct John Cotter
Umpire Mechanics John Cotter
Rule 8: Scoring Jack Arouca
October 13, 2016 NOTE: The is NO MEETING on October 13, 2016.
October 20, 2016 Joint Meeting with Cape Board Location: Bourne Fire Station 3
Rule 10: Penalty Enforcement Dennis Donovan
Plays and Situations Dennis Donovan
Common Sense Officiating
October 27, 2016 Test Review – KEY Dennis Donovan
Jack Arouca
November 3, 2016 Candidates Exam Dennis Donovan
Jack Arouca