Training for your first refereeing award – Club Referee
Your first step into refereeing will be to attend your first training course, this course will be an ideal first step. Here you’ll learn the basics of what it is to be a referee, a better understanding of the contest rules and how to apply them.
Club Referee Module – Judoka of at least 12 years old and 10th Mon / 3rd Kyu may attempt the Club award
At the end of the training course, you’ll complete a theory paper and at a later date a practical assessment.This has to done within one year. Once passed, you’ll officially become a British Judo referee.