Becoming a Judge

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What is Judge Certification & Training?
The DCI Judge Certification Program is designed to ensure consistency in all rulings and penalties at DCI-sanctioned tournaments, and to identify and recognize experienced and knowledgeable judges.

How to Become a Certified Judge
The process of becoming certified is based on your application with a level 3 or higher judge. The application consists of: taking a written exam, judging two or more tournaments with the level 3 judge, and an informal interview.

Applicant Reference Guide
So you're interested in becoming a DCI Certified Judge. Here's some suggestions regarding scheduling and completing the application process and more.

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