23.08.2023 18:00

1st Session of Season 2023 – 2024 Referee Seminar and On-Ice Referee Course

In addition to the 1st Session of Season 2023 – 2024 Referee Seminar, On-Ice Nominee Referee Course will be opened in the mentioned cities on the following dates below.

Those who want to become a new referee MUST FOLLOW THE CONDITIONS OF BEING A REFEREE in the CENTRAL REFEREE COMMITTEE(MHK) INSTRUCTIONS on our federation’s website.

Participating the full seminar, written exam, video exam and on-ice tests are an obligation to take a part in the Season 2023-2024 for the active referees in the provinces where the seminars are held. Referee visa fees and course fees must be deposited into the following bank account of IHFT until 12:00 on Friday, September 1, 2023. The trainee’s “NAME – SURNAME CITY OF RESIDENCE” should be written on the receipt statement and forwarded to Otherwise, the referees’ application for the seminar or course won’t be accepted.

Active Referee: 250 TL

Nominee Referee: 750 TL (Referee who will attend the referee seminar for the first time or whose visa has been cancelled)

Ice Hockey Federation of Turkiye Presidency Account No:

Turkish Economy Bank Tunalı Hilmi Branch

IBAN: TR86 0003 2000 0000 0088 0111 29

Ankara: 9 – 10 September 2023
Erzurum: 9 – 10 September 2023
İstanbul: 9 – 10 September 2023
Antalya: 9 – 10 September 2023 

According to the availability of the facilities in the relevant provinces, the referee seminar and nominee referee training course will be held on the dates mentioned above, and detailed information will be shared with the participants. For the ice test, referees and trainees must provide their own skates, helmets, and whistles.

NOTE: IHFT Central Referee Committee reserves the right to change the date of the relevant seminar in case of insufficient participation.

NOTE: All the sports clubs, athletes, parents and those interested in ice hockey can attend these seminars for free. To register for the free seminar and to learn more about the current ice hockey rules, send an email to before September 1, 2023.