Officials Re-accreditation Course in June

by Clive Adams on May 3, 2024

Applications are invited for Re-accrediting Officials to attend an assessment session where Markers, Measurers and National Umpires can obtain their officiating re-accreditations.

Venue: South Perth BC
Start Time: 5.00pm
Closing Date for applications: 17th May 2024

Applications must be received at Bowls WA by the closing date and will close when full. Each course is limited to 12 attendees.

To apply, applicants must complete the Registration Form and lodge with Bowls WA by:

Email: (Please phone if your email isn’t acknowledged within two days of sending: 93400800)
In Person: 1st Floor, 158 Main Street, Osborne Park (9am – 4pm Mon – Fri)

Course Information

Applicants will be required to answer 5 Marker, 5 Measurer or 15 National Umpire questions as well as undergo a number of on-green practical marking and/or measuring assessments. There will also be a short seminar to cover changes to rules. The total time to complete the course is expected to 3 or 4 hours.

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 at ground level.

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 4th Edition April 2023. A limited number of Law books will be available at the session @ $12.00 each (exact cash only) or can be pre-purchased from Bowls WA.

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

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