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Maintaining Focus No.4 – Other Arriving Players at a Tackle (PDF document)

Maintaining Focus No.4 - Other Arriving Players at a Tackle This is the fourth in a series of training and development resources to help referees and referee assessors/coaches "keep their brains going" until whenever the game restarts. "Maintaining Focus No. 4 - Other Arriving Players at a Tackle" provides a ... More

Responses for Maintaining Focus No. 3 – First Arriving Player at a Tackle

This document provides some considered responses to the questions posed in "Maintaining Focus No. 3 - First Arriving Player at a Tackle". These considered responses were gathered from a range of referees and advisers. Members are strongly encouraged to answer the questions on their own before looking at the responses, ... More

Responses for Maintaining Focus No. 2 – The Ball Carrier

This document provides some considered responses to the questions posed in  "Maintaining Focus No. 2 - The Ball Carrier". These considered responses were gathered from a range of referees and advisers. Members are strongly encouraged to answer the questions on their own before looking at the responses, in order to ... More

Grading Committee – Ways of Working for May 2020

This document, prepared by Fred Eckersley (Chairman of Grading), contains proposals on how the Grading Committee will undertake the end-of-season grading of referees in May 2020. These are required because of the restrictions and uncertainties arising from the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. More

PO#14 – Understanding, Playing and Communicating Advantage

This Preferred Options paper explores the subtleties of playing advantage. Playing advantage well is very much down to experience, knowledge and judgement; it is therefore an important  personal development area for referees.   More

Protocol on Refereeing Under 18 Matches

This protocol complements the Society's Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. It sets out the responsibilities for those involved in refereeing uner 18 matches. The term “refereeing” includes touch-judging or assistant refereeing as an appointee of the Society; an under 18 match is one arranged for players under ... More

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy for Junior Referees

This policy applies to all Jumior Referees i.e. young people, both boys and girls, who are under the age of 18 and who are interested in refereeing Rugby Union age-grade matches within the Society’s area. The RFU has developed a safeguarding Children’s Policy, and the Society proposes to operate its Policy for its ... More

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy

This policy regulates all of the Society’s activities in relation to officiating at matches involving players under the age of 18. The policy must be adhered to by all members of the Society who participate in officiating at or appointing to these matches. In adopting this policy the Society has had regard to the ... More

PO#13 – Communication in Managing Conflict

As an official you’re going to be involved in potential conflict situations due to the nature of competition and the wide range of people involved. How you handle these situations, and more importantly yourself, can have a major outcome on the length and enjoyment of your officiating career. This Preferred Options ... More

Application Form to join the Society

Membership application form for prospective referees (both novice and experienced) who wish to join the Society. More