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  In the Hockey Canada Officiating Program, Level 5 is the highest level of certification for female referees. The female Level 5 Seminar is conducted in tandem with the Hockey Canada Level 6 Seminar for male officials.   Female officials that obtain Level 5 Certification also become eligible to receive international assignments with the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF).  The pinnacle for all amateur officials being a selection to the Winter Olympic Games. The following seven Hockey Canada referees were selected to attend this year's Level 5 Upgrade Seminar in Brossard, Quebec this past weekend. Congratulations to you all on taking...

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The 2019 Hockey Canada National Women's Under-18 Championship wrapped up this past weekend in Morden & Winkler, Manitoba.

Congratulations to the following officials who were selected to represent their respective Hockey Canada branches at the tournament.

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Officiating News -

The 2019 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge wrapped up last night in Medicine Hat, Alberta & Swift Current, Saskatchewan.

Congratulations to the following referees and linesmen that were selected by Hockey Canada to officiate the tournament.

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Ref of the Month -

The Ref's Room November 2019 Ref of the Month is Tyson Stewart!

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Officiating News -

The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has announced the referees and linesman selected to officiate IIHF assignments for the 2019/20 season.

The following Canadian referees and linesmen were selected to officiate this year's men's tournaments.

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