Umpire/ Event staff Course
1st February 2015 11:00 to 15:30
UKITF Umpire training day
1 Day ITF Umpire course covering all the latest rule amendments and the new electronic scoring system. The course will include the following elements:
The new training days will include all of the above but also practical sessions together with the UKITF Region 1 squad members
- Latest Rule Updates
- Electronic Scoring System
- Centre Ref Commands
- Jury President
- Corner Judge
- Practical Examples and much more
. Full training will be given to umpires and event staff as to the current rules and etiquette during tournaments. Umpires will be required to attend one of the allotted training days and to have officiated at two of the four national events (Scottish, English,Welsh and British Championships) , there will then be a 'grading' for umpires at the beginning of December. This will be held to certify all successful candidates, and allocate grade A B and C Umpires
To run alongside this, will be event staff training as it is important for the professional image of the UKITF that all officials are trained to the highest standards possible. Event staff will also be trained in the use of the electronic scoring systems and basic sparring protocols.
These training days are free of charge for full UKITF members and a nominal charge of £20 for partner groups.
Certification will not be included in these training days this will be paid for at the grading day in January
Note: The following criteria must be met to qualify for the grading day inJanuary
Officiate at a minimum of two National Tournaments
Attendance at one of the two training days
There is a limited number of spaces available on these courses so please register your attendance as soon as possible .
The dress code for this event is casual
UKITF Umpires Committee
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