Umpiring

Umpiring

This course is a perfect beginners course for umpiring. The course is online and helps learners have a better understanding of the rules and applying them.

Cost: £5

Delivery: Online Course

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This Course is Perfect for those who are Umpiring at a lower level or in Schools.

After you attend the course you will be able to:

  • Improve current understanding and knowledge of the rules of the game
  • Identify the requirements for Netball Europe C Award
  • Improve umpiring skills by identifying/observing and penalising infringements of the rules
  • Demonstrate how positioning, movement and vision impacts on an umpires performance
  • Begin to develop an awareness of when it is appropriate to playing advantage
  • Introduce awareness of Contact v Contest
  • Understand the importance of Game Management for control and discipline

Cost: £70

Prerequiste: Online Introduction to Umpiring 

Delivery: 6 Hours

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Netball Europe oversees the assessment process and have created an Umpire Assessments Handbook that covers all information on practical & theory assessments.

Please note, that there is no longer a fitness test requirement for the Level C Award.

Perfect for those that have gained the C Umpire Award and are over the age of 16 officiating in local or regional leagues.

After you attend the course you will:

  • Know and apply the rules in a more demanding game environment
  • Use recommended hand signals to illustrate decisions made
  • Apply Match Protocols
  • Apply advantage where appropriate
  • Expand on vision, positioning and movement skills
  • Demonstrate the difference between Contact that does or does not interfere with play
  • Utilise effective Game Management techniques
  • Understand the requirements to progress along the officials pathway

Prerequisite: C Umpire Award

Duration: 6 hours

Delivery: Practical & Theory

Cost of course: £80

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Netball Europe oversees the assessment process and have created an Umpire Assessments Handbook that covers all information on practical & theory assessments.

As part of your Umpiring Assessment you must submit your Fitness Bleep Test Result using this document: for the B Award, you are required to reach a minimum of 6.1.

 

This award is perfect for those who are looking to progress their umpiring and look at performance and international matches. There is no course around this but a series of workshops and mentoring. If you are interested in doing your A Umpire Award please contact educationadmin@netballscotland.com

Netball Europe oversees the assessment process and have created an Umpire Assessments Handbook that covers all information on practical & theory assessments.

As part of your Umpiring Assessment you must submit your Fitness Bleep Test Result using this document: for the A Award, you are required to reach a minimum of 7.1.

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