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England Athletics Assistant Officials Award:

The award is open to all leaders who are 14+ .

The Award: Who should go on this course?

Anyone aged 14 or over interested in gaining an insight and introduction to the key areas of officiating that will enable them to assist at track and field meetings under the supervision of a qualified UKA Technical Official.


What will I learn?

Delivered as a single workshop of four hours in six sections with both theoretical and practical elements covering:

The responsibilities and role of an Assistant Official

Measuring and recording times and distance

Making, sharing and recording judgements

Ensuring safety and reporting concerns

Communicating with athletes and other officials

Following procedures and applying basic rules