SUSSEX HOCKEY UMPIRES ASSOCIATION
24, Queen Alexandra Avenue
LEVEL 1 UMPIRING COURSE for JUNIORS OCT/NOV 2012
This course is at Worthing Hockey Club over the Oct half-term 2012 for young players
aged 14 to 18 who wish to take the Level 1 theory course. There are a max of 18 places
DATES TUES OCT 30th from 10.00 to 13.00 approx. This part shows on a video
what is expected of an umpire and some of the rules
THURS NOV 1st from 10.00 to 13.00 approx. This part looks at the
remainder of the rules and the test.
CLOSING DATE for applications is FRI. OCT 12th
VENUE – WORTHING HOCKEY CLUB, Broadwater Manor Ground,
Georgia Avenue, BN14 8AZ
PACKS – England Hockey supply a pack including rule book + a small book on
rules which is very helpful; Whistle and cards etc
COST --- £30 which includes £27.50 for the pack and EH registration.
This is the theory part of level 1 umpiring and with young players it is designed for those who have a good
keen interest in extending their hockey knowledge and the qualifying for the award after a practical
assessment. This assessment is done when you are umpiring a good quality JUNIOR game and you have up to
2 years to pass it. You can umpire with your club or school as well as play! It is part of your hockey
education and can be used for a D.O.E qualification for example. You will all receive a Susses Umpires
Certificate showing that you have done the Level 1 Theory Course
Please let me know that you would like to attend the course as soon as possible and I’ll send
you further details in Oct to include a registration form + parental consent form
Please ensure I have your date of birth and contact details when you first contact me
TUESDAY – Video about you as an umpire + first part of RULES.
THURSDAY -- RULES part 2 then theory test
RON EASTON FESTIVAL of MINI HOCKEY -- SUN NOV 4th at Eastbourne College.
This tournament gives you a good opportunity to practice your umpiring , to be coached
and receive advice. We hope you can come.
Sussex Young Umpire Coach & Coordinator