Welcome to the Racing Officials Accreditation Program

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

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

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

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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