Welcome to the Racing Officials Accreditation Program

Welcome to the Racing Officials Accreditation Program (ROAP) web site.

ROAP Apprentice Program

Deadline December 31
Must have completed school and passed exams prior to applying

Nominations close June 30, 2019


ROAP Certificate Course

The next ROAP Certificate Course is March 21-22, 2019 at Laurel Park in Maryland

Tell us where you would like to participate in a ROAP Certificate Course!


ROAP Accreditation School

ROAP Accreditation School Registration
Southern California in July 2019 - specific date TBD

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The Points of Emphasis provide guidelines to follow for racing officials and those coordinating continuing education programs. 

A listing of current Courses offered 


Supported by: 


              Breeders' Cup

Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association   National HBPA  National Steeplechase Association     TOBA      Oak Tree Racing  

   Keeneland  Lone Star Park   Remington Park  Chruchill Downs, Inc

Maryland Jockey Club   TRA   Thoroughbred Racing Protective Bureau