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Referee Courses

05/04/20
EKF National Referee and Coach Accreditation Course
The Hub, Walsall College, Little Street, Walsall WS2 8ES

  • 9.30am Registration 
  • Theory kumite for officials and coaches 10am to 12pm
  • Theory Exams for officials and coaches 12pm to 1pm [results for coaches at 1:15pm]
  • 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]

In order to pass the accreditation exam all coaches will need a enhanced DBS in place and must be produced to the EKF repersentive on the course day or with-in 1 month after the exams 

If this not complied with-in the time frames, then no Tatami Accreditation badge will not be issued and the exam process will have to be repeated with full fees to be paid

You must be 18yrs and above , and at least a Dan grade to be a coach, 16yrs and above for a judge qualification 

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

Pass rate for Judges is 80% and 90% for Referee, no Referee or Judge will be passed at a course, but will be assessments will take place and later at EKF and BKF championships 

PLEASE CLICK HERE AND PRINT OFF THE REGISTRATION FORM AND BRING IT WITH YOU TO THE COURSE

[plus 2 passport photos for coaches]

  • Referees Course fee £30.00 each
  • Referees Kumite exam and renewals £20.00 per exam
  • Referees Kata exam and renewals £20.00 per exam
  • European and World Referees course fees are free
  • Tatami Coach accreditation Fee per exam £50.00

All Fees must be paid online on the EKF web site prior to the course, no money will be taken on the day, cut off date 02/04/20 8.00pm.

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