Training Schedule

OVBABO Winter Training Session – Guest Speaker

Please join us as we have 2 awesome and exciting guest speakers to hear from that will help us become better officials and people:

When: Thursday February 13, 2020

Where: Confederation Education Centre Cafeteria

Time: 7:00 pm

Please be on time so we can begin promptly.


OVBABO Rookie Training – Winter Session

If you want to join OVBABO to officiate basketball games for the reminder of the 2019/2020 season, this is your opportunity – it is a full recruitment training session! When: Saturday and Sunday January 11th and 12th, 2020 Where: Confederation Education Centre Rm. 126 Time: 9:00am-4:00pm both days (12-1pm break for lunch – however please note that lunch is not provided – please bring your food or come back for 1pm) Please note that this training is mandatory if you wish to officiate this season.

OVBABO Training Schedule for 2019 – 2020

Fall Registratyion Meeting: When: Thursday, September 5th,  7-9 pm Where: Ottawa Conference and Event Centre – Lecture Hall (200 Coventry Rd.) 

OVBABO Rookie Training

Classroom Session #1:

When: Monday, September 9th, from 6 pm – 10 pm Where: Confederation Education Centre Rm. 123 Classroom Session #2: When: Wednesday, September 11, from 6 pm – 10 pm Where: Confederation Education Centre Rm. 123
Gym (on-floor training) session: When:Saturday, September 14 9-12 pm Where: Adult High School Classroom Session #3: When: Saturday, September 14, from 1 pm – 5 pm Where: Confederation Education Centre Rm. 123 Gym (on-floor training) session #2: When: Tuesday, September 24, from 6-10 pm Where: Adult High School

OVBABO Training For Returning Officials:


Classroom session #1 When: Thursday, September 12    7-9 pm Where: Confederation Education Centre, Cafetorium
Classroom session #2 When: Monday, September 16 7-9 pm Where: Confederation Education Centre, Cafetorium

Gym Session (Levels 1-3): When: Thursday, September 19  8-10 pm Where: Adult High School
Gym Session (Levels 4-6): When: Wednesday, September 25  8-10 pm Where: Adult High School
*The gym sessions are essentially a duplicate of each other, but are separated due to space limitations*

OVBABO Training For Brockville Officials:

BROCKVILLE Officials – Brockville training will be on Wednesday October 2nd starting at 5:00pm, Location at Rob Ferguson’s home.
Location – Address and Directions: Confederation High School: 1645 Woodroffe Avenue, Ottawa, ON
Adult High School – 300 Rochester Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1R 7N4

St. Mary’s Catholic High School: 40 Central Ave W, Brockville, ON K6V 4N5