Within the club we actively encourage members to umpire.
If you are interested in pursuing your umpiring please contact our Umpiring Secretary Bev Goodman on firstname.lastname@example.org
Bev will discuss your plans with you and endeavour to arrange for you to attend the appropriate course and/or set you on the right path to achieve your goal.
LATEST UPDATE MAY 2015: AGE LIMIT FOR THE YOUNGER UMPIRES
The aim of this course is to introduce the rudiments of umpiring a netball match junior or inexperienced players in club or school environment.
To prepare umpires with further knowledge of rules, umpire competencies, protocols, techniques and what is required to take the C award written and practical assessment
Both Beginner and 'C' award umpiring courses are organised by the counties.
'B' award umpiring courses are run by the region.
There are several C Umpiring Course scheduled in 2017.
15th January 2017 Lampton School Sports Centre, Middlesex
15th January 2017 St Mary’s Catholic School, Newcastle upon Tyne
15th January 2017 Brompton Academy
15th January 2017 Strode College, Street
and more on 22nd Jan, 28th Jan, Feb, March and April 2017.
For more information on these courses please follow this AENA link: https://www.englandnetball.co.uk/make-the-game/officiating/officiating-courses/
The Youth Umpire Award
The Youth Umpire Award is the ideal opportunity to introduce and encourage youths, 13-18 years to become involved in officiating. This is delivered via teachers and coaches in schools over a number of sessions accumulating to 6 hours plus additional practice.