93 Results for group: all-referees-documents

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

PO#12 – Communicating with Players and Coaches

Communicating with players before, during and after a match should be structured and have a purpose.  The objective is to gain players’ trust and respect rather than affection. This Preferred Options paper covers four categories of communication from referee to players/coaches: 1.  Information 2. Decision-maki... More

PO#11 – Game Values

Preferred Options paper on the Game Values, describing the Society’s approach to player appealing, questioning decisions and general backchat. More

Society Kit Season 2019 – 2010

Society Kit season 2019 - 2020 The Society Executive has agreed the following :- Existing active, ‘paid-up’ and graded Referees will be entitled to: The current season's shirt (should have been collected from pre-season meetings at Sedgley Park & Preston Grasshoppers), and A digital voucher to be used ... More

PO#8 – Refereeing the Lineout

Preferred Options paper on refereeing the lineout. More

PO#9 – Characteristics of a Manchester Society Assessor (Adviser)

What makes for a competent and effective Referee Assessor (Adviser)?  This paper outlines the principles involved, the skills and knowledge required and the Society's expectations. Revised: October 2019 More

2019-20 Handbook – Amendments

Amendments to the 2019-20 handbook are listed here. Individuals’ new or amended contact details can be found in Who’s the Ref (WTR), which is assumed to hold the most up-to-date information. Members and club contacts are asked to keep their contact details up-to-date on WTR and inform the Secretary at madrefsec... More

Refereeing Descriptors – Self-evaluation

This is a tool to help referees self-evaluate their performance against a comprehensive set of descriptors for effective and competent refereeing. More

PO#6 – Starts, Restarts and Offside in Open Play

Preferred Options paper on Starts, Restarts and Offside in Open Play. More