Referee Courses are delivered to referees and players who want a better understanding of the rules. All courses fall under the European Touch grading system. There are badges for levels 1 (entry level) to 5 (world cup standard). No previous experience is required to attend a level 1 course.
Keep checking below for updates on up and coming Referee Course dates:
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|1||26th January||Yes||London||Shelley||Click here|
|2||24th February||Yes||Manchester||Shelley & Kevin||Click here|
|1||16th March||Yes||London||tbc||Click here|
|1||April||tbc||Thames Valley||tbc||Click here|
|1||21st April||Yes||Nottingham (day after NTS)||Stephen||Click here|
|2||28th April||tbc||Thames Valley (day after CTS)||Shelley & Kevin||Click here|
|1||12th May||tbc||London (day after NTS)||tbc||Click here|
|2||12th May||tbc||London (day after NTS)||Shelley & Kevin||Click here|
|1||19th May||tbc||Newcastle (day after CTS)||tbc||Click here|
|1||2nd June||tbc||Cambridge (day after NTS)||tbc||Click here|
|1||30th June||tbc||Widness (day after CTS)||Stephen||Click here|
|1||7th July||tbc||Manchester (day after NTS)||tbc||Click here|
For further details and information on the courses, please contact email@example.com
To register your interest to attend one of our courses, please do so here.
For qualified referees planning their ETA 2013 Touch diary ahead, keep up to date with the latest ETA referees planner on the ETA website.
This is an introductory course for Touch Referees. No previous experience is necessary and everyone is welcome.
Content: This course takes 3 – 4 hours and covers:
Assessment: There are two assessment criteria:
The practical assessment will take place at a later date, however it is advised that participants practice what has been covered in the course and are assessed at a later date to ensure their competency.
Successful completion of the theory and practical elements will see participants receive a European Level 1 certificate and badge.
Cost: The course cost is £20 and covers course materials, accreditation, whistle and lanyard.
Requirements: Bring pen and paper; whistle if you have one, water bottle and kit to run in.
Interested people must have attended and passed the Level 1 course (both the theory and practical elements) before attending a Level 2 course and will have done a season of refereeing prior to the course.
This is a full one day course and will consist of a presentation, interactive sessions, theory & practical assessment (at a later date).
Those who pass the course will receive a European Level 2 certificate and badge.
Level 3 is an advanced level course.
Interested people must have attended and passed the Level 2 course (both the theory and practical elements) before attending a Level 3 course, and have done a minimum of 2 seasons practical refereeing experience.
This is a full two day course and includes interactive sessions, theory & practical assessments and a written exam for submission after the course. Those who pass the course will receive a European Level 3 certificate and badge.
Level Four and Five
Level 3 is the last level where a course is required, Levels 4 and 5 are awarded through on field assessments at international tournaments only.