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ECB Umpires & Scorer Courses

28th January 2016

The venues & dates for the Scorers Courses have now been confirmed & are as follows:-

Introductory Scorer Course.

a) Denby Dale C.C. - Sunday 21st February 2016. Start 1.30pm to 4.30pm.

b) Broad Oak C.C. - Sunday 13th March 2016. Start 1.30pm to 4.30pm.

This Course is intended for Candidates with little or no knowledge of Scoring. Candidates will look at the standard box scoring method & learn to complete a basic scoresheet. Areas covered include Umpires signals, working with a colleague, standard scoring symbols, how to check and balance a score book. There will be video footage to give candidates the opportunity to score a real match day.

Course numbers - Minimum 6 – Maximum 16. Course Fee £5.

Club Scorer Course

Date: Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th February 2016 
Venue: Denby Dale C.C.

Start 10.00am to 4.30pm with 45 min break for Lunch. Candidates are advised to bring packed Lunch. Tea & Coffee will be provided.

This Course is intended for Candidates with scoring experience (probably at least a season or more) who are looking to improve & expand their scoring knowledge. This will cover everything on the Introductory but include more detail such as timings & balls received. Candidates will learn more about Laws of the Game appertaining to Scorers & we will cover questions on more complex situations in the game. There will be more on working as a team with other Officials & we will score extended games.

Course numbers – Minimum 6 – Maximum 12. Course Fee inc Pack £30.

The pack consists of the following items:-

Candidate Book, Tom Smiths ‘Cricket & Umpiring & Scoring, Laws of Cricket, Calculator, Metal Pencil Case, Pen, Ruler, Notebook, Retractable pencil, Newsletter, Membership Booklet & Application Form & ECB Directive Cards.

Umpires Refresher Course

Date: Wednesday 3rd Feb. 2016 
Venue: Flockton Green Club 
Start Time: 7.00pm

All Umpires in the Huddersfield Leagues are welcome as are anyone who may be interested in becoming an Umpire even if they may have not yet finished playing.

Anyone wishing to attend any of the above should contact either of the following no later than Monday 8th February 2016:

David Haikings – david.haikings@ntlworld.com  

Ian Livesey – ian_livesey_100@hotmail.co.uk