******* NLNL UMPIRING PATHWAY******
The minimum age for UNQUALIFIED umpires is 18.
Division 5 & 6 umpires must have proof of attendance at C Award Course within the last 2 years and have reached at least 4.1 on the bleep test.
Divisions 2, 3 & 4 umpires must hold at least a C Award and have reached 5.1 on the bleep test.
Division 1 umpires need to be actively working towards their B award by having passed the B award written assessment and have 6.1 on the bleep test.
Premier Division umpires must have a passed the B award pre-practical assessment. 6.1 is the minimum needed on the bleep test.
But please check the rules above to clarify. Umpires need to hold valid umpiring qualifications and all umpires must be affiliated to England Netball and know their affiliation number. Clubs will be penalised if their nominated umpires do not meet the minimum requirements. Clubs need to ensure new umpires to the league have details of their qualification, bleep test result and affiliation number forwarded to the umpiring secretary before they officiate.
For umpire courses, tutoring and testing please look at the Middlesex County Netball Website for further details.
Here is how a scorecard should look before you put it in the results box.