Umpire Assessment

In order to achieve an Umpiring Award Learners need to be assessed.

For the England Netball Into Officiating Award:

Learners need to undertake a Practical Assessment.


For the Netball Europe Awards (C, B and A):

The Umpire has to undertake a Written Assessment Paper, two Practical Assessments (one Pre-Assessment and one Final Practical Assessment) and a Fitness Test.


In this section you will find all the information, resources and application forms you need to help you at each stage of the Officiating Pathway


Learning Disabilities
England Netball will support candidates who have a recognised learning disability. On your application, please disclose the nature of your disability in advance of the exam, so that the necessary arrangements can be made to help you to be as successful on the day as possible. The invigilator will contact you to confirm the arrangements for you on the day.