Umpiring Accreditation

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Rules of Netball Theory Exam 

The Online Section 1 Exam is the first step in the pathway to becoming an Umpire. The Section 1 exam covers the basic principles and rules that an umpire must know. Also a pre-requisite for becoming a Score bench official, the Section 1 exam can also be accessed by players and coaches.

A pass on this exam is 70% which allows an umpire to go for their C Badge. 80% or higher allows the umpire to go for their B Badge and 90% and higher allows an Umpire to go for their A Badge once all other pre-requisites have been completed.

Cost: Free

Duration: 1 – 2 hours

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Foundation Umpires Course 

The Level 1 Umpire education course provides an introduction to the basic principles, techniques and knowledge required by a netball umpire. It is a pre-requisite to becoming a nationally accredited umpire.

In December 2014 the Level 1 course was introduced online and is accessible through MyNetball.

The Online Level 1 course comprises of five modules; A Good Umpire, Getting Started, Umpiring Techniques, The Rules in Action and Where to Now. Each module requires a 100% completion mark before the Certificate can be downloaded.

Cost: $25.00 online, $38.00 face-to-face

Duration: 1- 3 hours however there is no time limit or restraints with participants able to complete it in their own time, any time.

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Elite Umpires Course

The Elite Umpire Course has been designed to further develop umpiring skills, techniques, and increase understanding of the procedures and protocols of a higher level of umpiring, and generally extend your parameters as an officiator of netball.

The Elite Umpire Course is a pre-requisite for an A Badge accreditation.

Cost: $110.00

Duration: 8 hours approx.

Netball Tasmania will be running an elite umpire course from the 23-24 February 2019.

For more information on the course please CLICK HERE

For any questions or to register for the course please email Game Development Manager

Registrations close 11th January 2019.


Community Umpire Toolkits

Netball Tasmania is making these toolkits open to all clubs, associations and umpire educators (umpire coaches, mentors and presenters). The toolkits are $85.00 each, inclusive of GST and Freight.

They are designed to teach umpires the basics in a fun and engaging manner for all ages but they can also be used to teach players, coaches and bench officials the basic rules of the game.

To order a toolkit, please click here


For more information on umpiring accreditation and courses, please contact Game Development Kate Marr on 03 6282 1822 or