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Referee Courses

01/06/19
Referee & Coach Accreditation Course
The Hub, Walsall College, Littleton Street West Walsall WS2 8

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS WILL BE AN ELITE REFEREE COURSE AND ONLY OFFICIALS HOLDING A CURRENT EKF KUMITE REFEREE ‘A’ AND EKF KATA JUDGE ‘A’ QUALIFICATION ARE ELIGIBLE TO ATTEND.

Officials who have let either one or both of their qualifications expire will not be eligible. (Please CLICK HERE for list)

THIS COURSE IS FREE

The Coach Accreditation Course will be run alongside the Referee course.

  • 9.30am Registration 
  • Theory kumite for officials and coaches 10am to 12pm
  • Theory Exams for officials and coaches 12pm to 1pm [results for coaches 1.30pm]
  • Kumite Practical 12 pm to 1.30 pm referees/Judges/table officials only
  • Break 1.30 to 2pm
  • Kata Theory for officials 2 pm to 3pm
  • Exam Kata Video theory exam 3 to 4.30 pm referees/Judges/table officials only
  • Kata practice with competitors 3 to 4.30pm referees/Judges/table officials only
  • Finish 4.45pm

Coaches please note that in order to coach at EKF and BKF competitions you will need a EKF tatami accreditation

PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU HAVE AN UP TO DATE EKF LICENCE WITH A EKF NUMBER

All coaches and referees must be in official uniform [ tracksuit for coaches, blazers for referees]

Person must be 18yrs and above and at least a dan grade to be a coach

Pass rate for the coaches in the exam...70% and above 3 years, 60% and above 2 years, 50% and above 1 year

Tatami Coach accreditation Fee per exam £50.00

All Fees must be paid online on the EKF web site prior to the course

This course replaces the 14th July Elite / Double "A"s selections/course.

The course is for Current Double Kumite Referee A"s and Kata Judge A"s Only 

Referees who took the Kata exam this year and are provisional Judge "A"s are allowed to attend but anyone with an expired qualification will not be eligible.

This day will be mainly practical based with the Junior squad selections in Kata and Kumite for the worlds later that year.

It will also give me and the Commission time to monitor the progress of the Referees for Tatami Chiefs, Europe and the Worlds.

2019 Calendar

29th September Kumite and kata open course with coaches accreditation
10th November Elite referees only, squad selections
1st December Kumite and kata open course with coaches accreditation

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