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Office of Sport

Advanced Officiating General Principles - Correspondence Course


Head Office - Sydney Olympic Park

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17th June 2024 to 17th June 2025




Deepen your knowledge and skills as a sports official at the Office of Sport's Advanced Officiating General Principles course.

For experienced sports officials, the course looks in detail at the role of an official and covers self-management, how to officiate by the rules, dealing with difficult people, different styles of communication and conflict resolution.

Topics include:

1. Self-management

2. Officiate by the rules

3. Dealing with difficult people

4. Communication styles

5. Conflict resolution To successfully complete the course, participants must complete and submit all worksheets for assessment.

Advanced Level Officiating General Principles will be the text used.

To gain accreditation as an official, contact your State Sporting Association for sport specific requirements that complement this course.

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