Judging Schools & Symposiums

Judging Schools & Symposiums

Registration Information for Scheduled Judge Training Opportunities

Novice and Re-accreditation Judge Class Schedule

If you have questions about becoming a judge, updating your accredation, or are interested in scheduling a juding class, please call Lorie Huff at  (877) 422-6355 send an email with details to Lorie Huff.

There are no judging classes scheduled at this time.

 Requirements for Becoming a Novice Judge

Requirements for Becoming an Accredited Judge

  • Applicant must be an American Camellia Society member in good standing to qualify for nomination as an accredited judge.  (Click Here to Join the American Camellia Society or Renew Your Membership)
  • Applicant must also have served as a Novice Judge in at least six (6) ACS Cooperative Shows over a two (2) to five (5) year period.
  • Applicant must attend an ACS Accredited Judging School and complete the written exam thereof.
  • List six shows in which you served as a Novice Judge and the name of one Accredited Judge on each judging team who judged with you in each show and who can certify to your competence as a judge.
  • Each Accredited Judge is required to attend an ACS Judging School/Judges’ Symposium every 5 years.

Requirements for Becoming a Re-accredited Judge

Judging Schools & Symposiums