Netball WA presents seminars and runs programs during year to provide opportunities for officials at all levels to improve their skills and to assist them in achieving their goals. The range of programs for umpires there are the Green Shirt Program, State Umpire Academy, and the Gold Industries WA Netball League; and for Bench Officials there are opportunities at Gold Industries WA Netball League and State based events.
There are opportunities for Officials at Association, State, Regional, National and International levels. Netball WA has a great support network and a number of courses have been established to enhance your knowledge so you can progress through the pathways. NWA Umpire Pathway
THE GREEN SHIRT PROGRAM
This program aims to provide Associations with the tools and support that enable Green Shirt Program Coordinators to effectively support beginner umpires. This program also aims to create and develop the supportive culture required to make umpiring a valued and attractive pathway to engagement and participation in netball. Community Umpire Toolkit from Netball Australia helps to support the implementation of this program and engage with participants. This Toolkit provides access to individual interactive education sessions that may be integrated into your Green Shirt Program. To download and for more information visit: Community Umpire Toolkit