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Closed Book Exam

All Level 2, 3 and 4 Officials must complete a Closed Book Playing Rules Exam to complete their registration. All Closed Book Exams must be completed online through the USA Hockey E-Learning Platform, and access will be given once the official completes their Classroom Seminar.

CLOSED BOOK EXAM LOGISTICS

Once your Classroom Seminar roster has been closed and submitted to USA Hockey by the instructor, verification of your attendance will be received by USA Hockey and entered into your current season membership record.

Questions regarding the submission of seminar rosters should be directed to the Seminar Instructor or your local USA Hockey District and State representatives using the Officiating Directory.

Verification of Classroom Seminar attendance credit can be tracked through your USA Hockey Courses Profile.

You will also receive a detailed email from USA Hockey indicating that your Closed Book Exam is now available.

You will access your Closed Book Exam through your USA Hockey Courses Profile (same as seminar registration, open book exam, online seminar curriculum and check registration status).

Once you receive access to your Closed Book Exam, you will have seven (7) days to complete the exam.

All Closed Book Exams must be completed during one (1) session. You cannot enter the exam, save your progress and return at a later time.

All Closed Book Exam sessions are three (3) hours maximum.

Closed Book Exams cannot be printed to hard-copy.

There are no re-take attempts for any Closed Book Exam.

CLOSED BOOK EXAM REQUIRED GRADES

  • LEVEL 2: 24(+) out of 30 questions
  • LEVEL 3: 40(+) out of 50 questions
  • LEVEL 4: 40(+) out of 50 questions





CLOSED BOOK EXAM MAKE-UP SESSIONS

IMPORTANT UPDATE (Dec.23.2020): The USA Hockey Officiating Program is not offering any additional Closed Book Exam Make-up sessions during the 2020-21 Registration Season.


CLOSED BOOK EXAM MAKE-UP SESSION III

A make-up session has been scheduled for officials who have received classroom seminar attendance credit, but missed the 7-Day window to submit their closed book exam.

WHICH OFFICIALS
All Level 2, 3 & 4 officials who have attended a classroom seminar between November 6, 2020  -  November 30, 2020.

DATES TO COMPLETE
Monday, December 7, 2020  -  Monday, December 14, 2020

LOGISTICS
Please note, this is a one time opportunity to submit your closed book exam, and this opportunity is only offered to those officials noted above who have attended a seminar but not submitted their closed book exam (i.e. this is not a re-take attempt of any completed and scored closed book exam).

You must complete your closed book exam sometime within the time frame designated above

You will have three hours to complete the closed book exam once you start.  Do not start the closed book exam unless you have set aside the necessary time and are prepared to finish within the allotted time.  If you do not complete within the 3 hours, your exam will be graded.

Once you have completed all of the questions and clicked on “finish attempt”, your exam will immediately be scored and you will see your score.  Your score will also be sent to USA Hockey and applied to your registration record.

Once all seminars have been completed, you will be able to review the exam with the correct answers and rule references.  USAH will announce a specific date when the review will become available at a later time.

To access the Closed Book Exam, please follow these instructions:

  • Log-into your Courses profile (same as to access registration status, register for a seminar, access open book exam and online seminar curriculum) using the link below.
  • Once logged into Courses, click on “Officiating Closed Book Exam”
  • You will be transferred to the E-Learning Platform and should see your respective closed book exam.  When prepared to take, click on the Closed Book Exam and click on “Start attempt” and the three-hour clock will start.
  • The questions will appear in order and once answered, you can click on “Next” to go to the next question.  You can also navigate through the questions using the Navigation table in the upper right-hand corner of the page.
  • Once all questions have been answered (check navigation table), click on “finish attempt” and your exam will be graded and score reported to USA Hockey.
  • CLICK HERE to log into USA Hockey Courses.

CLOSED BOOK EXAM MAKE-UP SESSION II

A make-up session has been scheduled for officials who have received classroom seminar attendance credit, but missed the 7-Day window to submit their closed book exam.

WHICH OFFICIALS
All Level 2, 3 & 4 officials who have attended a classroom seminar prior to November 6, 2020.

DATES TO COMPLETE:
Monday, November 16, 2020  -  Monday, November 23, 2020


CLOSED BOOK EXAM MAKE-UP SESSION I

A make-up session has been scheduled for officials who have received classroom seminar attendance credit, but missed the 7-Day window to submit their closed book exam.

WHICH OFFICIALS
All Level 2, 3 & 4 officials who have attended a classroom seminar prior to September 21, 2020.

DATES TO COMPLETE
Wednesday, October 7, 2020  -  Wednesday, October 14, 2020