Umpires and Referees


The Amateur Baseball Umpires' Association provides training for aspiring baseball umpires.

200 South Wilcox Street, #508
Castle Rock, CO 80104-1913
Tel: (303) 290-7411
Tel: (866) 332-3492

The International Association of Approved Basketball Officials provides information on training schools, requirements, and other information for becoming a basketball official.

PO Box 355
Carlisle, PA 17013-0355
Tel: (717) 713-8129

John Skilton's Baseball Links offers links to amateur and professional baseball umpiring associations throughout the world.

This Web site provides information about umpire training schools and career-related resources.

245 Park Avenue, 34th Floor
New York, NY 10167-0002
Tel: (212) 931-7537

This Web site offers a wealth of information on baseball umpiring, including how to become an umpire, and rules and measurements of the game.

The Minor League Baseball Umpire Training Academy offers training programs in minor league baseball officiating.

9550 16th St. No.
St. Petersburg, FL 33716-4217
Tel: (877) 799-8677
Fax: (727) 456-1745

The National Association of Sports Officials provides information on how to become a sports official in various sports and offers a wide variety of officiating training publications and videos.

2017 Lathrop Avenue
Racine, WI 53405-3758
Tel: (262) 632-5448
Fax: (262) 632-5460

The Wendelstedt School for Umpires is recognized by Major League Baseball for the Umpire Development Program.

88 S. St. Andrews Dr.
Ormond Beach, FL 32174-3857
Tel: (800) 818-1690