ACS Certified Judging Schools

ACS Certified Judging Schools

Registration Information for Scheduled ACS Certified Judging Schools

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

October 28, 2017    9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
ACS Certified Judging School for Novices and Reaccreditation

Pensacola Camellia Club
The Garden Center (Pensacola Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc.)
1850 N. 9th Avenue
Pensacola, FL  32503
Registration: Contact Roger Vinson  or Dick Hooton at 850-969-0001

Cost is $25.00 per person which includes lunch and copies of the judges handbook.

October 28, 2017    8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
ACS Certified Judging School for Novices

Host: Carol and Jerry Selph
Brooks County Museum and Cultural Center
121 N Culpepper Street
Quitman, GA 31643
Instructors: Carol and Jerry Selph
Registration: Contact  Carol Selph

November 12, 2017         1:00 p.m.
First Christian Church Fellowship Hall

3500 N. Loop 336 West
Conroe, TX  77304
Instructor:  Dudley Boudreaux

Registration:  Contact Mr. Boudreaux at (409) 722-4994

December 16, 2017       9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Southern California Camellia Council Camellia Judges Symposium

Los Angles Arboretum (Bamboo Room)
Baldwin Avenue
Arcadia CA  91007
Instructor: Bradford King
Registration: Contact Bradford King


 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

ACS Certified Judging Schools