Becoming an Official

High school officiating is a good step to becoming an NFL official.

High school officials maintain the integrity of the game through honesty, objectivity and consistency.

Becoming an official in the NFL requires hard work and perseverance, but can be extremely rewarding. Nationwide, there’s a shortage of officials in almost every sport with games being postponed or cancelled as a result.

The benefits of becoming a high school official include:

  • Being a role model for youth in the community
  • Earning extra income
  • Expanding your network of friends and having fun
  • Maintaining flexible hours
  • Staying in good physical condition