If you are wanting to become a member of the Fort Worth Chapter of Basketball Officials or just want to learn more about it, please click on the link above.  Training meetings will begin on September 9, 2019 at 6 pm at Chisholm Trail High School Gymnasium, 3110 NW College Ave, Fort Worth TX 76179.  The training program will continue on every Monday for 7 weeks at the same location.  Please contact Jim Carpino at 817-937-0717 or Darvin Altom at 817-946-0625 if you have any questions.  

To be eligible to officiate as a new member for this season, training meeting attendance is required.  We will not accept any more new officials if you have not attended at least one of the first three meetings.  To be eligible, the last meeting to be eligible to officiate for the upcoming season is Sept 23, 2019.  All new applicants after this meeting must have prior experience in order to join the chapter. 


Returning Members (Read below to renew)

We hope this season was a good one, and thank you for getting ready for the 2019-20 season by completing the signup process timely. Remember, signing up prior to the deadline saves you money, keeps you in good standing, and is the first step to becoming playoff eligible. Your local dues are refundable until the first day of UIL scrimmages.

To sign up, please complete the steps below. You MUST complete steps 1-3 for your registration to be complete!

1. Register with THSBOA – Click this link and complete the registration form through Arbiter (you’ll want to login before starting your registration). Be sure to select the Fort Worth chapter when prompted. You’ll pay your state dues ($50 before July 1st, $75 on or after July 1) during this process.

2. Complete the FWBOA application – Click this link and complete the registration form & independent contractor agreement. 

3. Pay your local chapter – Dues for returning officials including transfers 

   Returning Members ONLY!!    


If you do not have a login or you forgot your password, please use the link on the bottom of the homepage to let us know. Alternatively, local dues can be paid by check or money order to our mailing address:

PO Box 122603
Arlington, TX 76012




2019 – 2020

General Membership Meeting Dates

Location: Birdville ISD Thomas Coliseum, 6108 Broadway Ave. Haltom City, TX 76117


October 2, 2019

October 16, 2019

November 13, 2019

December 11, 2019 

January 15, 2019

February 5, 2019





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