Judges & Officials

ISA Judge and Technical Panels & International Documents
Judging and Technical Panel ISU Handbooks
Officials Qualification Flow Charts
Program Components


Here are quick links to the relevant communication pages.


Ice Skating Australia Communications

International Skating Union Communications

ISA Judge and Technical Panels
International Nominations

ISA National Judging Panels

ISA National Technical Panels

ISA International Judging Selection Policy

ISA International Judging Nomination Form

Officials Expense Claim Form

Judging System Technical Panel Handbooks

These are links to the ISU handbooks for all skating disciplines.


Ice Dance


ISU Judging Documents

ISU documents for judges and officials


Single and Pair
Who is Responsible for Deductions

2623 - Single and Pair Levels & GOE Season 2024-2025

2624 - Single and Pair
Novice Competitions

2641 - ISU Code of Ethics 2024

ISU 2024-2025 Season Changes

Presentation and Video from information session held on 29th June 2024


Presentation - ISU Changes 2024-2025

Video of Presentation

Officials Qualification Flow Charts

There are many ways an individual can become involved in the world of figure skating and serve the skating community.
One vital volunteer activity is serving on the judging and technical panel. For those interested in becoming a judge, or joining the technical panel as a Technical Specialist, accountant, data entry or video replay operator, contact your relevant state association to inquire.

IJS Panel Roles

ISA Judging Officials

Data Operator & Video Replay

Technical Specialist

Technical Controller

Program Components

Component 1 - Composition

Component 2 - Presentation

Component 3 - Skating Skills

Program Components Chart

Factors & Falls

Education & Training

ISA Introductory Judges kit

Season Requirements

Technical Panel Quiz - Section 1

ISA Bonus System

Technical Panel Quiz - Section 2

Step Sequences/ Choreographic Sequence

Technical Panel Quiz - Section 3

Step Sequences/ Choreographic Sequence

Technical Panel Quiz - Section 4


Technical Panel Quiz - Section 5


Judges Training Videos

Skating Skills

Transitions & Composition