The 2014 rules test will be available on line from March 1 to May 1, but should be taken before your first game. You can not take the test prior to March 1st. To take the exam:
1. Go to www.nfhs.org
2. Click on Online Exams upper right-hand section of the home page.
3. At the bottom of the State list, click on NFHS Testing Site
4. Type in your Username and Password from last year, or request a new ID if it is your first time
5. Select the NFHS Boy’s Lacrosse Test VPA and VLOA both receive confirmation that you have taken the test, so you do not need to send anybody your results. Under VLOA by-laws, the test is a requirement to officiate HS games.
Concussion Training: Every Official from VLOA MUST have completed concussion training prior to working any games in 2014. To complete the course click here. (Sign up for the course by creating a NFHS account, then ordering the course). For more complete instructions click here. If you have already completed the course, email a copy of your certificate to Jim Manahan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Patches We are working on an update on getting more VLOA patches
Commemorate Keith Page – We will be going with an armband this year to commemorate Keith Page’s service to VLOA. They should be delivered in the next couple of days and will be mailed to members.
Insurance If you need NFHS insurance or need to renew your NFHS insurance contact Jamie Stewart to renew (email@example.com).
Need to have great attendance at the VLOA biz meeting on Sunday, May 4th location TBD. There are several items the membership would like to vote on.
Assignors notes from 3/30/14