Field Judge

Official at an event. Credit Aleksandra Szmigiel.
Pathway to L1 Official

Who can attend the course?

Anyone over the age of 16 who is interested in Officiating within the field events can attend this four hour course (can be split across multiple days). This course will cover all jumping and throwing events as well as events for athletes with a disability including seated throws, Shot, Discus, Hammer, Javelin, Club Throw, Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump and Pole Vault.

What will I learn?

  • To be able to follow a duty sheet
  • To be able to list field events and the various roles covered
  • To understand and describe Health and Safety issues in Field officiating
  • Application of the rules surrounding field officiating
  • Ability to present the result card accurately

Next steps

Putting your training into practice

Officials' pathway

Information on progressing to the next level can be found on the Track and Field pathway web page.

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Book your place on the Field Judge course.