Licensing Information - Referee/Judge/Timekeeper/Ringside Doctor

Professional Ring Officials

Click the appropriate link for the type of license you are interested in.

 

REFEREE  

JUDGE  

TIMEKEEPER  

RINGSIDE PHYSICIAN  

Below is some general information about getting started with officiating if you do not have any experience.

 

If you live in Nevada and need to start out with the amateur boxing program to get the required experience you may call Dawn Barry at (702) 368-2696. Otherwise, you will need to find your local USA/ABF program to get started. The National USA/ABF telephone number is (719) 866-2300 and their web page is http://usaboxing.org

 

If you need to start out with an amateur kickboxing or amateur mixed martial arts program below are the recognized sanctioning bodies in Nevada.

 

Amateur MMA: UMMAF, ISKA or ISCF MMA

 

Amateur Kickboxing and Muay Thai: UMMAF, ISKA, WAKO, IKF Kickboxing, IKF Muay Thai, USTMA and MTIA

Below are links to some of the sanctioning bodies:

  1.  UMMAF
  2.  ISKA 
  3.  ISCF
  4.  IKF Kickboxing
  5.  IKF Muay Thai
  6.  USMTA
  7.  WAKO

Nevada Athletic Commission 
3300 W . Sahara Avenue, Suite 450 
Las Vegas, Nevada  89102  
Telephone:  (702) 486-2575 
Facsimile:  (702) 486-2577