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Umpiring Rules 101 Workshops

Perfect for all our affiliated school, club and satellite umpires, player-umpires, coaches, managers and parents!

Aims to help build confidence, refresh your umpire knowledge prior to the start of the season and gain answers to any fiddly questions or scenarios you may have experienced in the past. Also discusses interpretation of recently updated rules.

Workshops open for all to attend. 
Focus on the 7-a-side game.
NB: proposed dates may be subject to change to accommodate facilitator availability.
Update 24 April: 2023 dates revised as per below.

  • Monday 1 May 2023 6.30pm to 8.30pm (online - not recorded so no replay available)​​​​​​​
  • Wednesday 24 May 2023 6.30pm to 8.30pm (online)

Additional workshop on Umpiring Rules for Year 5-8 game (6-a-side and 7-a-side)

  • Wednesday 3 May 2023 6.30pm to 8pm (online)
    If you didn't make it to the session, view the replay here

FREE TO ATTEND - register via buttons provided
Session may be recorded and shared at a later date - see links above once available.

Come along and get the chance to:
* Learn rules of the game
* Gain handy tips on how to handle over-zealous spectators
* Come to grips with how to become more confident on the side line
* Talk through fiddly situations or scenarios
* Pick up some of the hand signals, learn where best to position yourself and how to blow your whistle correctly
* Talk about your umpiring hesitations/fears
* Ask questions in a safe environment - others are likely wanting to ask the same question so no question is a silly one!

Content repeated - attendance at one (not both) recommended.

Please register in advance to aid faciliator preparation.  Numbers may need to be capped for quality-control.

In the event that you find you can no longer attend and need to withdraw, we ask that you promptly advise via email to admin@netballwellington.co.nz to allow your space to be offered to other keen attendees where applicable.

Umpire items available to purchase - order via the online registration form.
Black Thunderer plastic finger-grip whistle - $6.50 each
Basic plastic whistle on lanyard - $5 each
International Rules of Netball book - $8 each

KEEN TO REVISE NOW?  Access 26 April 2022 Umpiring 101 Zoom recording here. Passcode: n0$jn@+j