Athletics Online Testing

Officials and head coaches of baseball, basketball, football, gymnastics, hockey, soccer, softball, swimming & diving, volleyball and wrestling must take an open book test in the sport(s) in which he/she is a head coach/official.

The test will be available on-line only and must be completed and submitted within the applicable window.

Online testing will be explained at rules clinics. There will not be a late testing window.

All officials must be registered through NDHSAA to officiate and NDHSAA must have processed registration fees before any online exams may be taken. You must allow for mailing time. or pay online.

Testing Instructions PDF

Access Online Testing - NFHS Exam Site

To Take An Exam

  • Log in to the NFHS Exam System
  • Click “Take Exam” next to the exam you wish to begin.
  • You will be asked “Are you ready to begin the exam?”, Click “Yes, I’m Ready”
  • Begin taking your exam.
  • You can “Save & Exit” your exam at any time to complete it at a later time.
  • You can flag questions (either answered or unanswered) for review at a later time before you submit your exam by clicking the “Flag Question” icon next to the questions.
  • Once you have answered all the questions on the exam, you will click on “Score & Submit”

2017/18 Online Remaining Testing Windows
            November 28 - December 7, 2017
            November 28 - December 7, 2017
            November 28 - December 7, 2017
            November 28 - December 7, 2017
            April 3 - April 12, 2018
            April 3 - April 12, 2018

Updated 11/28/2017