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2020 Basketball Clinic

The 49th Annual IACO Basketball Clinic will be held on Saturday, November 7 using Zoom Technology.  The event will offer IHSA Level 1 Clinic Credit and participants will be able choose the presentations they wish to attend in six min-sessions.  The clinic will start online at 8:00 a.m. and conclude at noon.  Online pre-registration will run through November 5.  The cost […]

2020 IACO New Officials Basketball Class

The New Officials Basketball Class prepares the participant to officiate high school basketball Games.  This six-week FREE course includes classroom instruction on the rules of high school basketball and appropriate IHSA officiating mechanics.  Officiating philosophy for the high school game is also discussed.  The course incorporates over 100 video clips and numerous review sessions of NFHS rules.  This class is ideal […]

LATE SUMMER Beginning Umpire Clinic

The Inter-Athletic Council of Officials (IACO), Metro-Chicago is hosting Beginning Umpire Clinic, which is designed for new Umpires with little or no experience  up to 5 years experience.  Umpires who have not attended an IHSA clinic or who have never umpired a high school game will find this clinic helpful. Our goal is to help […]

2020 Football Training Class

The Football Officials Training Class prepares the participant by covering game rules, play situations, penalty enforcement, game timing, and mechanics (positioning) through presentations and game film review. After completion of the class and earning an IHSA (Illinois State High School Association) sports officiating license, you will be given the opportunity to be assigned to officiate […]

2020 Football Clinic

Join your fellow football officials at this annual clinic from anywhere! IACO 49th Annual Football ClinicSaturday, August 8th, 20208:00 AM – 12:30 PM via Zoom Featured Speakers include:Jeff Stern, Referee MagazineSam Knox, IHSA Track 1 and Track 2 options that have been so popular in the past are available again this year! Special on-line price […]

2020 Beginning Umpire Clinics

The Inter-Athletic Council of Officials (IACO), Metro-Chicago is again hosting Beginning Umpire Clinics, which are designed for new Umpires with little or no experience. Umpires who have not attended an IHSA clinic or who have never umpired a high school game will find this clinic helpful. Our goal is to help you acquire the knowledge […]

2019 Basketball Clinic

The 48th Annual IACO Basketball Clinic will be held at Wheaton North High School on Saturday, November 9.  The clinic will offer IHSA Level 1 Clinic Credit and is classroom-only based.  The clinic will start at 8:00 a.m. and conclude at noon.  Equipment vendors will be onsite starting at 7:00 a.m.  Online pre-registration will run through November 7.  The cost is […]

2019 Basketball Training Class

The New Officials Basketball Class prepares the participant to officiate high school basketball games. This seven-week free course includes classroom instruction on the rules of high school basketball and appropriate IHSA officiating mechanics. Officiating philosophy for the high school game is also discussed. The course incorporates over 100 video clips and numerous review sessions of NFHS rules. This class […]

2019 Advanced Football Class

This 201 level class is geared for the experienced official. Each session will examine in depth, a specific rule, mechanic or situation. This is a discussion forum with input from all those attending. Prerequisite to participate is minimum of 5 years as an IHSA licensed official with at least 2 years working with a varsity […]

2019 Football Clinic

The Inter-Athletic Council of Officials (IACO) will be holding its 48th annual IHSA certified high school football officials clinic at Naperville North High School, 899 N. Mill St., IL 60563 on Saturday, August 10, 2018. Doors open at 7:00 AM, sessions begin at 8:00 AM. Online, pre-registration fee is $35.00 if received before 8/3/2019, registration fee received […]