Pathways to Umpiring

There are established pathways for umpires from Centre level all the way through to the elite international umpires.

Beginning Umpires

(Theory classes at the Centre)

Umpire Games

(At Intermediate level with coaching)

Progress to Senior games with coaching

Junior Centre Badge

(A practical exam by two Centre examiners)

Centre Badge

(A practical exam. Senior A1 grade or better examined by two Centre examiners)

Regional Theory Exam

(One hour written exam from NNZ)

Regional Badge

(Examined by Netball North Regional panel examiners)

NZ Theory Exam

(1 ½ hour written exam from NNZ)

NZ Badge with graded levels