FIH Quality Programme for Hockey Turf
Ensuring the sustainability, affordability and accessibility of hockey turfs worldwide
A new hockey field is a major investment and it is therefore important that it meets the expectations of hockey players, associations and clubs. To help ensure good quality fields are built for all levels of play, from elite level competition to community development, the FIH has developed an internationally recognised quality-assurance programme – the FIH Quality Programme for Hockey Turf. The programme was launched as part of an initiative of the.
The programme provides consistent and dependable industry standards and ensures the appropriate quality of performance for the intended level of play – whether it is community development, international competition, or anything in between. It protects the investment made by facility owners by ensuring the field meets the expectations of those who will be using it.
The FIH certifies hockey turf preferred suppliers, manufacturers, field builders and fields.
Find out more about the programme by visiting the sections below.
What can FIH Certification do for my field?
If you have, or are planning to build, a hockey field find out what FIH certification can do for you and how to get certified.
Building a new field? How to integrate certification into your plans
See how the FIH Quality Programme for Hockey Turf can be incorporated into your design and construction programme for a new hockey facility.
Find out who has FIH Certification
This section provides complete lists, including names, country and contacts, of FIH Certified Manufacturers, Field Builders, Preferred Suppliers and Fields.
Facility Guidance Resources
Additional technical information and guidance for those developing hockey facilities can be found here, including the FIH Hockey Turf and Field Standards, guidance on Hockey 5s courts and multi-sport facilities, and information on floodlighting.
Contact a FIH Accredited Test Institute
Find contact information for all FIH Accredited Test Institutes here.
Become a FIH Certified Manufacturer or Field Builder
All you need to know to join the FIH Quality Programme for Hockey Turf as a Manufacturer or Field Builder – everything from the benefits of joining to how to apply.