The BVA holds a clinic where anyone interested in refereeing in the BVA’s leagues and tournaments can become a National Certified Referee.

The clinic has both a theory and a practical component. All candidates who are successful in completing the candidacy exam and the practical evaluation become a National Certified Level I  or II Referee and are eligible to get paid to ref the BVA leagues and tournaments.


Want to learn more about the rules of volleyball, Interested in being a Bermuda certified volleyball referee, How about a fun way to earn some extra cash?

If this all sounds good to you, Bermuda Volleyball Association invites you to attend a FREE informative course presented by experienced certified volleyball referees. By becoming a Bermuda certified Level 1 volleyball referee, you will be qualified to officiate exciting and competitive matches. You may also be eligible to earn extra cash, since the BVA now pays certified referees to officiate our competitive indoor leagues.


Please click HERE to download the following documents from the FIVB website for your reference:

  1. Official Volleyball Rules 2017-2020
  2. Casebook 2020
  3. FIVB Refereeing Guidelines and Instructions 2020 Edition


You must register in advance….registration closes on October 21, 2023.

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Please note: you will need to be current BVA member in order to attend. You can register to become a member here, or you can email to check your membership status.