Board 130 of the International Association of Approved Basketball Officials (IAABO) will be offering a course for anyone interested in becoming a certified basketball official. Classes will be held at North Andover High School beginning Sept. 28.
Classes will run from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on the following days: Sept. 28 and 30; Oct. 5-7-13-14-19-21-26-28. The class will be taught by Board 130 and state rules interpreter Bill Boutilier. The IAABO exam for new officials will be administered on Monday, Nov. 2 at Salem High School. All residents of Essex County age 18 and older are eligible to take the course and exam.
The cost for is $175, which covers the classes, exam, rule book and all study materials, and first-year dues for those passing the exam. You can register online at www.iaaboboard130.org. For more information, please contact Bill Boutilier at 978-809-9480 or Dan Bryant at [email protected]