HockeyHKUS 23-24 Circular No. 7 - Umpire Beginner Course
To: All Umpires
Cc: Convenors of Affiliated Clubs (Men’s, Women’s and Youth)
HockeyHK Council Members
HockeyHK Section Committee Members
The new umpire Beginner Course will be held. Please see details as follows:
Rules & Practical Session and Theory Test
Date: 16 December 2023 (Sat)
Venue: King's Park Hockey Ground
Instructor: Alistair James Clark + TBD
Course fee: HK$100
Please note that to obtain TP (Theory-passed) status, participants are required to attend the whole session and pass the theory test. Please complete the registration form found on the link below on or before 4 December 2023 (Mon).
Well before the course please download and study the latest FIH Rules and HockeyHK Byelaws; do NOT expect the course to teach you the rules, but there will be plenty of opportunity to ask questions. A practical session will be held on the pitch so that some situations can be demonstrated. Please bring a whistle to the course.
FIH Rules of Hockey - http://www.fih.ch/media/13350505/fih-rules-of-hockey-jan2022.pdf
HockeyHKMS Bye-laws - http://www.hockey.org.hk/Content.asp?Uid=29
HockeyHKWS Bye-laws - http://www.hockey.org.hk/Content.asp?Uid=1393
The FIH phone App has a quiz and it is recommended that you practice on that.
The course capacity will be limited to 40 persons. Successful registrants shall be notified via email and payment details shall follow. Thank you.
Alistair James Clark