This is just the part concerning the new council and upgrade procedures.
14. Pairing Advisory Council
14.1 The chairperson of the Pairing Advisory Council shall be the National Pairing Director.
14.2 The Pairing Advisory Council shall consist of the National Pairing Director, the Pairing-at-Large Executive Board Members, and two representatives from each region.
The regional representatives will be selected by each region. the regional representatives must be category P3 or higher.
18. Pairing Upgrades
4.1 Pairing Applicant for Upgrade to Category P3
4.1.1 The P3 test is available on line. Additionally, the examination may be requested by mail from the USWOA National Office and returned by mail, obtained from a State Pairing Director, or at any regional or national level tournament
4.1.2 A minimum score of 80% is required on this examination for the official to be considered for upgrade.
4.2 Category P3 Applicant for Upgrade to Category P2
4.2.1 An official must remain at Category P3 for a minimum of one (1) calendar year before testing to upgrade to category P2.
4.2.2 He or she must have participated actively as a pairing official in at least three (3) events at a USA Wrestling regional or national tournament at a minimum of two (2) sites before taking the Category 2 test.
4.3 Category P2 Applicant for Upgrade to Category P1 Conditional (P1C)
4.3.1 An official must remain at Category P2 for a minimum of one (1) calendar year before testing to upgrade to a P1C.
4.3.2 He or she must have participated actively as a pairing official in at least five (5) events at a USA Wrestling regional or national tournament before taking the Category 1 test. If a pairing official has not worked at a national tournament, he or she must do so at the time of taking the P1 test.
18.5 Testing Procedures for P2 and P1 Tests:
18.5.1 P2 Test
18.104.22.168 A pairing official must have worked in pairing at a minimum of three (3) regional or national level tournaments at a minimum of two (2) sites before requesting permission to take the P2 test.
22.214.171.124 Two and a half hours are allowed for the P2 test.1
126.96.36.199 P2 tests must be proctored. The Rule Book & Guide to Wrestling may be used.
188.8.131.52 A minimum score of 85% is required on the P2 test for the official to be considered for upgrade.
18.5.2 P1 Test
184.108.40.206 A pairing official must have worked in pairing at a minimum of five (5) regional or national level tournament sites before requesting permission to take the P1 test.
220.127.116.11 Two and a half hours are allowed for the P1 test
18.104.22.168 P1 tests must be proctored. The Rule Book & Guide to Wrestling may be used.
22.214.171.124 A minimum score of 85% is required on the P1 test for the official to be considered for upgrade.
|Pairing Officials Data||Policies and Procedures|
|Sue Hesser||Sue Hesser|
|Debbi Kallai||Jill Thorson||Paul Defosse||Vickie Tolin||Karen Ebel|
|Jean Whetstone||Karen Ebel||Renee Schoettle||Ed Bernshausen||Ed Gould|
|Examaination (testing)||Clinic and Computer|
|De Heyman||Debbie Kelly|
|Debbi Kallai||Ed Gould||Paul Defosse||Debbi Kallai|
|Lenna Fajerman||Jill Thorson||De Heyman||Lenna Fajerman|
|Yvonne Hady||Jean Whetstone|
|Tournament Operation Data|
|Assignment Committee: Ginger Lile|
|Gina Hendricksen||Ed Bernshausen||Lenna Fajerman||Lorraine Smith|
|Paul Defosse||Tammy Bernshausen||Jill Thorson||Vickie Tolin|
|De Heyman||Jean Whetstone||Sue Hesser|
|Debbi Kallai||Debbie Kelly||Sherry Bullard|
P3 Test is ready on the Pairing Forms page. Use the 2014 rule book for answers.