DOCUMENTS | Canada Basketball


2018 FIBA Official Basketball Rules

2018 FIBA Official Basketball Rules Changes

2018 FIBA Official Basketball Equipment Rules

2018 FIBA Offical Basketball Rules Interpretations 

FIBA Home Study Book - Refereeing

FIBA Resources and Educational Videos

For all 2018-19 and future FIBA resources and educational videos. Please visit the CBOC Google Drive.

Past FIBA Resources

2016 Game Management - Communication
2015 Improve Your Game Warm-Up & Stretching
2015 Manual for Basketball Referees - Physical Training
2014 Game Control and Management
2014 Teamwork
2014 Contacts - Criteria
National Federation Manual

Two-Person Officiating

FIBA Referee's Manual for Two-Person Officiating - with Canadian Modifications 

Three-Person Officiating

FIBA Referee's Manual for Three-Person Officiating
Three Person-Officiating: Basic - Part 1, Part 2, Part 3

Licensing Process

The Principles Governing the Licensing of FIBA Referees
FIBA Officials Licensing 2017 Brochure


FIBA's Mid-Term Congress unanimously ratifies new headgear rule

CBOC Officials Survey - Report of Findings

Canada Basketball Stakeholders Memorandum

Game Plan

How to Create a Game Plan Account 

How to Access the FIBA Practice Exam 

How to Access the IOTs (Referee Educators ONLY) 



2019 - 2020 Points of Emphasis


June 2017 Edition 
August 2016 Edition


Post Play Express

September 2016 Edition
October 2016 Edition
November 2016 Edition
December 2016 Edition
January 2017 Edition
February 2017 Edition
March 2017 Edition
April 2017 Edition
May 2017 Edition
June 2017 Edition
September 2017 Edition
October 2017 Edition
November 2017 Edition
December 2017 Edition
January 2018 Edition
February 2018 Edition
March 2018 Edition
April 2018 Edition
May 2018 Edition
June 2018 Edition