C Umpire Award

The Netball Europe C Umpire Course is perfect for those who wish to umpire at lower league divisions/junior level or school competitions.


  • Course duration: 5½ hours
  • Online/blended tutorials: 1½ hours course theory
  • Online/blended tutorials: 2 x 2 hours practical course or blended 1 x 4 hours

After you attend the course you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the rules
  • Identify the requirements for Netball Europe C Award
  • Demonstrate correct use of whistle, voice and terminology
  • Begin to use recommended hand signals
  • Apply basic umpiring skills to identify and penalise infringements
  • Understand and demonstrate how correct positioning and appropriate movement skills will enhance vision and impact positively on decision making
  • Demonstrate the ability to identify Contact that interferes with play
  • Understand the importance of the Game Management process
  • Understand the requirements for Assessment
  • Understand the requirements for Assessment theory and practical.

Once you complete the initial course the next step is to complete C Theory Assessment (online) and then the C Practical Assessment.

Requirements of Entry:

  • Minimum Age:13 to attend the Course, 14 for Assessment

Theory and Practical assessment must be completed within 1 year of the start date course.

Course Cost: £125.00

Note course costs include: Delivery course, C Theory Assessment and C Practical Assessment.

Reassessment is £30.00 (if required)