Referees are an important part of the game and are fully supported by Belnorth both on and off the field. Belnorth is fully supportive of members who wish to develop themselves as a match officials and has a program in place to support attendance at Capital Football courses.
Want to become a Referee this year? The information provided below is drawn from the Capital Football referee website - please go there for more detailed information, including courses, registration and other resources.
This Capital Football course has been specifically designed for new junior referees aged 13 and 14 and replaces the Instructing Referee course. At the completion of this course you will be able to referee miniroos games from under 6 to under 11.
Becoming a Game Leader is the first step in referee pathway. It is great way to be involved in community football, develop leadership skills, improve confidence, develop communication skills and earn some money.
The course costs $85 and includes course materials, a GL uniform, 2016 registration and a Fox40 whistle. Courses are run over a half day theory and practical work.
You can register for the course below, links will redirect to FFA Education website.
There will be a Game Leader Course run in May 2016, details are being finalised.
Level 4 Referee (L4).
This Capital Football course is designed for new referees of all ages who want to referee junior football (It is recommended for new referees aged 15 years and above). At the completion of this course you will be able to referee 11 v 11 matches.
Level 4 Courses are the beginners courses for refereeing full field games. Courses are run over a full day of classroom work and a self-guided online Laws of the Game module beforehand. On the Wednesday night following the course there is a practical training session. This will run from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. The Level 4 Referee qualification provides the pathway to senior and elite refereeing.
Cost $110 includes course fees, 2016 Law Book, Fox 40 whistle and registration as a Capital Football Referee.
You can sign up for courses below (links will redirect to FFA Education website.)
22 May 2016 Level 4 - Marist College - http://capitalfootball.com.au/content/level-4-referee
There will be limited places available so register as soon as possible.