In order to be a Para-Certified Official, one must currently be a certified USATF Official In good standing. This of course means having:
If you are not current on any of those, update them today.
If you are not currently a certified USATF Official, become certified today!
Becoming a Certified Para Official
Para Rules and Rule Books
Also, keep in mind the portion of the USATF Competition Rules that deal with Para:
What is one of the coolest parts about being a certified Para Official?
Helping and supporting amazing athletes do amazing things.
What is one of the coolest things a Para Official sees?
So many of these athletes could use a variety of excuses not to compete, but they don’t. Instead, they just want to compete in spite of the challenges they face. And speaking of faces, seeing the smile on the faces of so many of the competitors! Don’t you want to be part of that?