Umpire, Umpire Mentor and Technical Development Workshops

BWHA Umpiring Development Opportunities

Introduction to Umpiring Workshop

Attendees will be taken through the basic principles of umpiring, the rules of field hockey, BWHA procedures for umpires, and given tools for behaviour management.

Next Workshop: Saturday 20th April 2024
Register: Introduction to Umpiring Workshop 2024

Umpire Mentoring Workshop

Suitable for established umpires and club volunteers looking to mentor junior umpires, or create an umpire mentor program for their club.

Next Workshop: Tuesday 20th February 2024, Downey Park Clubhouse
Registrations Closed

March Workshop: Thursday 7th March 2024, Downey Park Clubhouse
Registrations Closed

April Workshop: Saturday 20th April 2024. Downey Park Clubhouse
Register: Junior and Senior Grass Umpire Mentor Workshop

Senior Umpire Talks

Suitable for all senior umpires, our guest hosts – current Division 1 and national panel umpires – will discuss rule interpretations, behaviour management tools, new rules and much more ahead of the new season!

Next Workshop: 7pm, Tuesday 27th February 2024, Downey Park Clubhouse
Register: Senior Umpire Rules Talk 2024

BWHA Technical Courses

Next Workshop: Season introduction for BWHA fixture technical officials

Attend 1 of the 2 workshops if you have nominated to be a BWHA Technical Official on Junior, Senior or Masters fixtures for the 2024 season.

  • uesday 20 February – 6.00PM

Sessions will be held at the BWHA Clubhouse, 16 Melbourne Street, Windsor.

Want to become a BWHA Technical Official? Click on the following  link to register your interest –

Keep up to date with the latest opportunities from Hockey Queensland on their website at

Umpire Mentoring


BWHA is always looking for more umpire mentors (paid roles available) – please contact if you’re interested in mentoring.

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