Bowls Australia

Applications open for Reaccrediting Officials in January

by Aaron Delaporte

Applications are invited for REACCREDITING OFFICIALS to attend an assessment session.

Applicants will be required to answer 5 (Marker), 5 (Measurer) or 15 (National Umpire) questions as well as undergo a number of relevant on-green practical marking and/or measuring assessments. The total time to complete the course is expected to be 4 hours.

Please note: This course includes measuring and candidates will be assessed on their physical ability to use measuring equipment that requires a steady hand and bending down to work at ground level.

There are two dates/venues to choose from:

DatesVenueTime
Monday 10th January 2022
(Closing date for applications: 22nd December 2021*)
Safety Bay5.00pm
Monday 17th January 2022
(Closing date for applications: 7th January 2022*)
Warwick5.30pm

National Umpire, Measurer or Marker Re-accreditation Form

*Applications and fees must be received at Bowls WA by the closing date of the course

Applications to Bowls WA by:

Email: umpires@bowlswa.com.au (Please phone if your email isn’t acknowledged within two days of sending: 9340 0800)
In Person: First Floor, 158 Main Street, Osborne Park between 9am and 4pm Monday to Friday
Post: (October course only) PO Box 123, Osborne Park, WA 6917 (Please don’t post after 17th September, as we may not receive it in time.)

Please note:
All applicants are required to bring the Officiating Manual for Markers, Measurers & Umpires, which they received when they originally accredited. It is advisable that, prior to attending, applicants peruse the relevant chapters in the Manual.

All applicants are required to bring their own Laws of The Sport of Bowls, Crystal Mark Edition, v 3.1 April 2019 or v3.2 May 2021. A limited number of Law books will be available at the session @ $9.00 each (cash only) or can be pre-purchased from Bowls WA.

Dress will be mufti (casual/sportswear) with approved bowls footwear.