Level 1 Field Officials

Start Date: 8 March 2020

End Date: 8 March 2020

Duration: 5 hours

Places left: Contact Shona Malcolm for information

Venue: Emirates Arena


Price: £30

Course Code 20OFFL1F01


Level 1 allows candidates to operate in a single discipline as a Track or Field Judge, Timekeeper or Photo Finish Judge, Starter/Starters Assistant. New officials are able to enter the system at this level if they know which discipline they wish to specialise in or have experience within athletics. The courses are designed to help you recognise the specific qualities required in each discipline. You will also learn about :-

  • Qualities & skills needed to be a good official
  • How to interpret & apply the rules
  • Equipment required for your chosen discipline,
  • Positioning yourself for best viewing,
  • Understanding signs & signals
  • How to follow a duty sheet
  • Reporting procedures
  • Safety procedures

To book a place please download and complete the Education Booking Form and return by post with payment and a Passport size photograph to – Shona Malcolm, Scottish Athletics, Caledonia House, South Gyle, Edinburgh, EH12 9DQ.

ll courses will be delivered in an interactive practical and lecture setting.

For more information contact Shona Malcolm.

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