Welcome to the Racing Officials Accreditation Program

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

ROAP Certificate Course

October 16-17, 2018
Keeneland, Lexington, KY

ROAP Accreditation School

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

Nominations closed for 2018
2019 nominations close June 30, 2019


ROAP Apprentice Program

ROAP Apprentice Registration - deadline December 31
Must have completed school prior to applying

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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