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Local Umpire Course
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Category:Technical Officials Training

This course is the first step along BC's umpiring pathway and designed to provide participants with the introductory knowledge, the training and the confidence to umpire matches during a competition.  The learning objectives cover the laws of badminton, scoring on a scoresheet, verbiage, and practical on-court sessions.  The course fee includes 8 hours of classroom and practical training combined, a workbook and a log book. For a full description of the various development pathways for Technical Officials visit: Officials Pathway


DATE:  Monday & Tuesday, September 11 & 12, 2023

TIME:  6:00pm – 10:00pm, both nights

LOCATION:  Vancouver Lawn Tennis and Badminton Club, 1630 W 15th Ave, Vancouver, BC

FEE (for Paid Current BBC Officials Members):  $0 (FREE), includes venue (classroom & courts), Instructor(s), and course materials

FEE (for Unrenewed or Non-Members):  Pre-Paid, $15 per attendee, includes BBC Officials Membership (value = $15), venue (classroom & courts), Instructor(s), and course materials

PAYMENT: Send e-transfer to accounting@badmintonbc.com (including a note explaining the purpose of the transfer); alternatively, a paypal link can be sent to registered participants prior to event

INSTRUCTOR:  Liz-Anne Eyford


NOTES:  Venue has an active facilities available for purchasing food.