Umpire Reference - WACFL

2015 UMPIRING REFERENCE

Green Shirts Uniforms (New Umpires)

Obtain a Resource order form from Andrea Boots, email aboots@wafc.com.au

Green shirt packs, order on form (not via AFL).

Law Books and 2015 DVDs

A supply in 2015 will be distributed via WACFL to leagues.

Encourage the use of on line access to these via www.aflcommunityclub.com.au 

Umpire Coach PD

Professional Development for Umpires across all market sectors, in Perth, March 2015. Explanation of laws, positioning, accreditation, pathway, plus coaching techniques and resources. Essential for all umpire coaches.

Landmark Country Football Championships

All teams to nominate umpires when submitting a team nomination.
This July event is the best PD opportunity for regional umpires and umpire coaches. It includes match day and evening coaching. Accommodation and food provided free to all umpires and umpire coaches.

AFL Community Club Website

The www.aflcommunityclub.com.au is a great resource. We strongly encourage umpires, umpire coaches and leagues to access this website. Below is just a snapshot of what is available and how you could use it:

Level 1 Accreditation Online – cost only $12, umpires complete theory online (3.5 hours) and then print out three forms for you and the coaching staff to assess the umpires prior to ticking them off as match competent.
Club Umpire Course – this is a simple course that could be used by any club based field, boundary or goal umpires.
Umpire AFL Basic Guide DVD – this is a DVD and handbook that is in the “Green Shirt” pack.
Assessor Course – this is a simple course taking about an hour that will up skill any stakeholder to be able to critically assess umpires.
Laws DVD online and Law Book online.

Accreditation

•       Level One is now on line rather than a book, of course still with the requirement to demonstrate on the field to a level one standard.

•       Level Two manuals are still hard copy, purchased via the WAFC resource form, email Andrea Boots aboots@wafc.com.au

•       Once completed certificates ordered via aboots@wafc.com.au

Record the umpire as accredited on SportingPulse under your umpire group. Each league is responsible for this. Contact Andrea Boots aboots@wafc.com.au for details.