Table Tennis Ireland are hosting a County Umpire Course in February 2023. This is to allow umpires to officiate at events up to and including the national championships.
There will be a series of online and preparatory sessions ahead of the county umpire exam. These online sessions will take place in January 2023 on the following dates online:
- Monday 16th January – 7pm until 9pm
- Monday 23rd January – 7pm until 9pm
There will also be a full day preparation course taking place on the Saturday 11th of February in Sport HQ Dublin from 10am-3pm, ahead of the County Umpire Exam later in the afternoon. Lunch will be provided to those attending the in-person session and exam.
Candidates who are sitting the exams are strongly advised to attend all educational sessions that are possible.
- The County Umpire Exam will take place on Saturday 11th of February 2023 at 4pm in Sports HQ, Dublin.
Candidates who wish to sit the County Umpire Umpire Exam are recommended to be consistently reviewing the ITTF handbook 2022 (https://www.ittf.com/handbook/) and the umpires handbook 2019 (https://www.ittf.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/HMO-16th-edition-final.pdf). There is plenty of useful resources available on the ITTF Webpage also: https://www.ittf.com/committees/umpires-referees/documents/
If you are interested in attending any of the online sessions, the in-person course and sitting of the exam please email TTI Office as to which part of the course you wish to attend, by emailing [email protected]
Please note there will be a small fee associated with this course.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by emailing [email protected]