Within the club we actively encourage members to umpire.
If you are interested in pursuing your umpiring please contact our Umpiring Secretary Bev Goodman by email CLICK HERE.
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 2018.
13th May 2018 Budmouth Community Sports Centre, Weymouth
19th May 2018 Manchester Metropolitan University, Crewe
2nd June 2018 Cambourne Village College, Cambourne
9th June 2018 English Institute of Sport Sheffield
10th June 2018 Ashford School, Ashford
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.