Munster Cricket is running an online Stage 1 and stage 2 umpires course, which will commence on 16th October 2023, a link will be sent to you in advance. The course is open to all levels of experience, including current umpires who wish to refresh their knowledge.The course will cover the following topics:
- The role of the umpire
- The Laws of Cricket
- Umpiring signals and procedures
- Match management
- Player relation
The course will be delivered over a series of online sessions, led by experienced umpire tutors.Participants will also have the opportunity to complete practical assessments and receive feedback.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be awarded a Stage 1 umpiring qualification, which will allow them to umpire underage and adult matches (subject to Garda vetting) in Munster.
Current umpires who wish to refresh their knowledge are also encouraged to attend the course. The course will cover the latest changes to the Laws of Cricket, as well as best practices in umpiring.
To register for the course, click HERE.
Umpiring is a great way to stay involved in cricket and to give back to the game. Umpires play a vital role in ensuring that matches are played fairly and safely. Umpiring can also be a rewarding and challenging experience.
If you are interested in learning more about umpiring, or if you would like to refresh your knowledge, please consider attending the Munster Cricket Umpires Course.