The first step towards becoming a Field, Boundary or Goal Umpire is to attend a FREE Basic Umpiring Course.
Conducted by the SANFL Umpiring Department, the Basic Umpiring Course is a 3-hour training program designed to teach the fundamental skills of becoming an umpire, and is an introduction to the umpiring development pathway.
It is designed to be used by all entry-level umpires, irrespective of age*, gender or background in the game.
* SANFL Juniors Umpires must be aged 14 as at 1st April 2021 (No exception)
What to expect?
The 3-hour course will cover topics such as:
There will also be a practical component that will cover:
Upon completion, each participant will receive a Basic Umpiring Course certificate, as well as information on the next step towards umpiring your first game.
Venue: Thebarton Oval
Courses run from 9:30am-12:30pm
If have any questions regarding the Basic Umpiring Course, please email [email protected]