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  1. June 2024

    1. Sat 22

      School Holidays - No Fixtures

    2. Sat 29

      School Holidays - No Fixtures

    3. Sat 29

      Junior State Age @ Downey Park Netball Association

    4. Sun 30

      Junior State Age @ Downey Park Netball Association

  2. July 2024

    1. Mon 01

      Junior State Age @ Downey Park Netball Association

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2024 Umpire Courses

2024 WDS Foundation Umpire Course

This 6-week Foundation Umpire Development course provides the perfect opportunity for those who are interested in taking the first step in their umpiring journey.

What will umpires gain from this course? Attending this course will assist member club foundation umpires in learning the Rules of Netball and how to apply them at a Junior game level.

The course is limited to 3 Foundation umpires from each affiliated BNA club (24 in total). Your club umpire convenor will be the contact point for all course registration approvals.


Course Topics:

1.       Introduction to umpiring

2.       Rules

3.       Hand signals

4.       Umpiring techniques

5.       Position, Vision and Timing when umpiring – what does this mean?

6.       Umpire Responsibilities and expectations

7.       Meeting your club umpire convenors

8.       Practical on court mentoring is also included during the course

Details:

6-week theory and practical course, commencing Sunday 21st April 2024.

Cost: $155 per participant (includes GST)

Inclusions: all participants will receive an INF 2024 Rule book, whistle, workbook and Intro to Umpiring kit

Course Registrations Close: Sunday 21st April, 2024. 


Pre-requisites:

  • Participants must be 13 years or older at the commencement of this course
  • Fully completed and paid online registration by Sunday 21st April, 2024.  Please ask your Club Umpire Convenor for the link to this registration form.
  • Participant to complete Rules of Netball Theory exam online at https://learning.netball.com.au/login/index.php
  • Search ‘Rules of Netball Theory’ – there will be a small fee for this exam (note, if you have trouble using your MyNetball login, make sure to email support from the login page)
  • Save a PDF copy of the completion certificate and email to umpiring@brisbanenetball.org.au by 21st April, 2024.
  • All participants are required to attend all sessions in order to successfully complete the course
  • If you have any questions please contact our Umpiring Convenor at umpiring@brisbanenetball.org.au



Week #

Theory Session Date & Time

Theory or Practical?

1

Tuesday 23rd April 6-8pm

Location: BNA Clubhouse

Theory

2

Tuesday 30th April 6-8pm

Location: BNA Clubhouse

Theory

3

Saturday 4th May - participants are on court with a dedicated mentor

Junior round times - TBC

Practical - On court umpiring @ BNA

4

Tuesday 7th May 6-8pm

Location:  BNA Clubhouse

Theory

5

Saturday 11th May: participants are on court with a dedicated mentor

Junior round times -TBC

Practical - On court umpiring @ BNA

6

Saturday 18th May: participants are on court with a dedicated mentor

Junior round times - TBC

Practical - On court umpiring @ BNA


Club Supported Document

Pathway to National B Workshop

A Pathway to National B Workshop will be available to identified National C Badged umpires, due to run in March 2024. This course is not a guarantee of a participants' attaining a B badge - this course will show them the pathway to attaining a National B Badge.

More details will be released closer to the date.

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