VICTORIA, BC - The BC Rugby Referees' Society will be running a Level One Introduction to Officiating Course on Friday, November 1st and Saturday, November 2nd at the James Bay Athletic Association Club House in Victoria. Completion of this course will give participants a minimum certification to referee Rugby in British Columbia.
The course will include watching the first half of the JBAA vs Meraloma Division One game, giving the attendees a chance to discuss the application of the laws and the referee's role after.
REGISTRATION FORM (pdf)
Level One Officiating Course - VICTORIA
Host: James Bay AA (205 Simcoe St, Victoria, BC)
Dates: November 1-2, 2013
Times: Friday (6:00-8:00pm), Saturday (8:30am-2:30pm)
Facilitator: John de Goede (email@example.com)
Minimum Numbers: 8
Early registration (by October 28th): $65.00 + GST (Total $68.25 payable to BC Rugby)
Late Registration (deadline October 30th): $75.00 + GST (Total $78.75 payable to BC Rugby)
Registration Contact: Louise Wheeler (firstname.lastname@example.org) 604.737.3065
Please note: Prerequisites for those looking to take the course include an IRB Law Test (www.irblaws.com/EN/) and a Rugby Ready Test (www.irbrugbyready.com/). Course participants are required to bring both completion certificates to the course session, or email copies to John de Goede (email@example.com). Time to complete these tests vary depending on your background -- please allow several hours to complete.
Course participants are asked to dress appropriately for outdoor activity and are required to bring their own whistles.