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The Orange County Football Officials Association (OCFOA) provides certified football officials for football in Orange County. We currently provide high-level training and certification for those looking to officiate CIF high school football and provide a solid foundation for those looking to move on to the NCAA or the NFL. We have a healthy list of officials who are currently working in the NFL and D1 College ranks.

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Click the image above to go to 2021 Rules Testing Videos Covering all the 2021 Tests. Be sure to watch the 2021 Rules Test Introduction for important information about how best to utilize these videos. There are 12 in all. Take them a few questions at a time and really try to understand the underlying concepts of the rule.

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