How to become a Certified Technical Director

Familiarize yourself with the 2024 IFSA Technical Director Handbook :

  • Review the IFSA Technical Director Handbook

Complete Online Technical Director Training:

  • New trainees must be approved through Regional Series Directors or the IFSA Technical Director Committee
  • Expectations for Technical Directors are high. This means that every Technical Director needs to have a thorough knowledge of IFSA policies and handbooks.
  • Completion is monitored by the Technical Director Chair and Technical Director Committee
  • Please follow this link to begin training once you have RSD or TD Committee approval:


  • Communication for Technical Directors should be communicated through the Technical Director Chair, regional Technical Director delegate, and their respective Regional Series Director
    • IFSA Technical Director Chair: Josh Mattson


  • All new Technical Directors must be signed off by the Head Technical Director in your region


  • Membership is NOT required for Technical Director positions


Your Regional Series Director is a great point of contact for all questions. Please find contact information and all IFSA related items, including all Handbooks you should be familiar with.

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