Judges & Officials

Judge and Technical Panel Information
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

Judge and Tech Panel Information

ISA National Judging Panels

ISA National Technical Panels

ISA International Judging Selection Policy

ISA International Judging Nomination Form

Judging System Technical Panel Handbooks

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


Ice Dance


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