Recertification options for NSBA Judges
Expiring in 2018 / 2019

Judges expiring February 2019 may attend the Color Breed Counsel Judges Session in Tulsa, Oklahoma January 30 - February 2, 2019 or take the online recertification available to all judges mid January and will be available online until March 31, 2019.

Judges choosing to take the re-certification online will be sent an email with instructions to access the online portal. They will then create a login that will grant them access to the website for 30 days. There is no limit to how many times a persona can enter the website. Taking the online re-certification will fulfill the requirement for an in-person seminar for your three year period All judges will be required to take an online written rulebook exam annually to maintain NSBA judge status. 

Required for All Judges
2019 Online Written Rulebook Test

The 2019 rulebook will be mailed to all NSBA judges early in January. All NSBA judges will be required to take an online written rulebook test that will consist of multiple choice questions based on the 2019 rulebook. Every judge will be required to take the online exam to maintain their current judge status with NSBA. The test will be available online for 30 days beginning late January. Judges will receive an email link to access the test platform. You may enter and leave the test as many times as you like during the 30 days, but the test must be completed by March 31, 2019.

Specific instructions will be sent via email to all judges. If you have any questions, please email Stephanie Lynn at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.