Officials courses and support

Information from England Athletics, Team Dorset and other partners

    If you are interested in registering for an EA Officials' course, please do so via the EA site/Officials' Education, then
    please inform your club and contact Hazel Bates via or
    Details of the next officials' course(s):-  

    Date:-  Sunday Nov. 3rd. 2019.  10 am. - 3 pm.  (Theory and Practical)
    Venue:-   Mountbatten Leisure Centre, Portsmouth, PO2 9QA
    Choice of Courses available :- Level 1 Module for Field / Track / Timekeeping / Starter and Assistant. 
    Course code = OS0007 followed by the specific letters as below.
    Health and Safety Module (HS)    All T/F officials need this free on-line module.  Apply when you register.
    There is a choice of specific Level 1 modules:-
    Field Module    (FD) 10.30 - 3.00 pm.
    Track Module   (TR) 10.30 - 3.00 pm.
    Timekeeping Module  (TK)  10.30 - 3.00 pm.
    Starting and Assistant (SA)  10.30 - 3.00 pm.
    Course fees:-  £20, possibly recoverable from your club ?
    Age limit:-   Can do the courses from age 14+, but no DBS or licence until 16+.

    Please check the updated EA site: to get more details and download the relevant Booking Form.  Also check out the flyer attached below for details of another course on Nov. 17 at Yeovil (code OS 0003).

    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 EA link below of what's on offer....

    Further information will be published when available.   

    Team Dorset Official, Robin James
    London 2012
    David Little,
    Sep 9, 2019, 5:05 PM