AIM

To provide individuals with an understanding of the principles of boccia officiating and to equip delegates with the knowledge and skills to officiate at community leagues and competitions.

OUTCOME

  • Explanation of the terminology

  • Roles of all those involved

  • The equipment used

  • Understanding of the competition rules.

TARGET AUDIENCE

Suitable for delegates over the age of 16 with some prior knowledge and experience of boccia.

DURATION & FORMAT

Pre reading prior to the course.
7 hours course (50% practical, 50% theory).
Includes end of course multiple choice test.

CAPACITY

10 people.

COSTS

Variable

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Responsibilities

Organisers: Booking an appropriate venue, sourcing equipment and enrolling delegates.  
Boccia England: Provides the tutor, delegate pre-reading and resources and delegate certification.

Requirements

  • Sole use of an area large enough for 1 boccia court e.g. sports hall, dance studio.

  • Sole use of a classroom environment for theory and discussion e.g. separate room, additional hall or court.

  • Tables and chairs

  • Parking facilities incl. disabled parking

  • Disabled access

  • Toilets incl. disabled

Equipment

  • A range of PE equipment: balls, hoops, skittles, cones, markers/targets

  • A range of referee equipment- 2 red/blue paddles, 2 measuring devices

  • Boccia ball sets (min. 2 sets)

  • One ramp

  • Flip chart, paper and pens

  • Laptop

  • Projector

Costs and Booking

Submit booking form.
£450  + tutor expenses (travel costs and accommodation if required)