Officials courses and support

Information from England Athletics, Team Dorset and other partners

    Details of the next officials' course(s):  These are NEW today, April 6th. but BOOK NOW !

    Date:-  Sunday, April 22nd., 2018.  (postponed from March due to snow !)
    Venue:-  Castle Sports Centre, Taunton, Somerset.
    Courses available:- 
    Health and Safety Module  (MO 0323 HS)  All officials need to take this.   (Morning 10 am - Noon.)
    Then you have the choice of three specific modules in the afternoon:-
    Field Module  (MO 0323 FD)  12.30 - 4.30 pm.
    Track Module  (MO 0323 TR)  12 - 3 pm.
    Starters'/Starters' Assistants Module  (MO 0323 SM) 12 - 4 pm.
    Course fee:-  £10 if doing only the HS course, e.g.for renewing.   £30 for a morning and afternoon set.
    Age limit:-   Can do the courses from age 14+, but no DBS or licence until 16+.

    Please check the EA site to download relevant Booking Form.

    Remember that no legal Athletics competitions can happen without volunteer officials.
    Although sometimes wet and cold, the task can be very rewarding and can enhance one's CV !

    • Please see full details on the link below of what's on offer....

    Further information will be published when available.   

    Team Dorset Official, Robin James
    London 2012