KMHA Is Hosting a BC Hockey Mentorship Weekend Jan 20-22, 2023

BC Hockey Officiating Coordinator Kelly Mckenzie will be in attendance.


As part of this weekend we have a WHL Hot Stove meet and Greet with the WHL officials the Kamloops Blazers Hockey game on Jan 21.

$16 gets you a ticket and you can have chance at being on the ice for the Anthem and take part in the infamous Referee Relay race.


Please Confirm with Brendan and/or Katy before Jan 18, 2023


ON ICE TRAINING SESSIONS (for all ages and levels)

Jan 29, 2023 730pm-9pm on NHL 

will cover linesman positioning and procedures

Simulated games


Feb 19, 2023 730pm-9pm on NHL

will cover referee positioning and procedures

Simulated Games

For more details please contact Brendan or Katy



Please click here to take you to the clinic page.  New officials must complete the Hockey Canada University for New Officials.

All new and returning officials must take a clinic.

Any officials 18 and older must also complete a Criminal Record Check


KMHA uses the assigning software SPORDLEplay.  Please ensure you confirm your account and set your availability.

Rule/Case Book

Click on the link to take you to the Online Rule/Case Book.  You can also download the Hockey Canada Rule Book App.


Click on the link to take you to the Game Incident Report.  This will help guide you through game incident reporting.  Dont hesitate to ask your RIC or Senior Officials for help.

Western Officiating Development Series

Click on the link to take you to the Western Officiating Development Series.  These videos are produced by the WHL and Western Branches and are very informative.

Rule of the Week! Training Series

Click on the link to take you to the Rule of the Week!  Series.  These videos are used by the Hockey Eastern Ontario for training purposes and are very informative.


KMHA 2022-23 Officiating Rates Final


Referee-In Chief


Brendan Martin


Assigner/ Assisant Referee-In-Chief


Katy Thorne


Why Become an Official?

Earn Extra Money

Make New Friends

Extra Skating Ice Time

Be Part of The Game

Our Philosophy

We are more than dropping pucks,  we are out to there to have fun and learn another aspect of the game. Without officials there is no game!

Frequently Asked Questions