ECB ACO Level 1 Umpire Course

Course Dates: Wednesday 11th January 2017, 7-9pm for 11 weeks

                          OR

                          Saturday 18th February 2017, 10-4pm for 4 weeks

Venue: Mike Turner Indoor Cricket Centre, Fischer County Ground, Grace Road, Leicester, LE2 8EB.

Cost: £50

 This course is designed to give you a comprehensive overview of the laws of the game as well as the fundamentals skills required for match management. This course will also leave you with the basic tools required if you were to umpire on a regular basis. The course would be suitable for:

•         Junior coaches

•         Club umpires

•         Player umpires

•         Anyone interesting in umpiring

The course content will cover everything you need to know when it comes to umpiring a game of cricket. The course is led by accredited tutors with several years of experience between them, including umpiring at the professional level of the game.

If you are interested in attending this course please contact Chris Johnson, Leicestershire & Rutland ACO Education Officer at jono1957@hotmail.com or 07941 712143. Please also make remittance for the course payable to Leicestershire and Rutland ACO.

Upon successful completion of the course, and after passing a DBS check, you will be fully qualified umpire and able to officiate in the Leicestershire & Rutland Cricket League. If you are associated to a Leicestershire and Rutland Cricket League team, the league will refund the cost upon receipt of your Level 1 certificate.


Please see below the ECB Association of Cricket Officials (ACO) pathway. If you require any more information with regards to umpiring education, please contact Chris Johnson L&R ACO Education officer on jono1957@hotmail.com, 07941 712143.

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