CWPA Referee Online Education Series

Welcome to the inaugural season of the CWPA Referee Online Education Series. The purpose of these weekly training sessions is to:

Help You Improve as an Official
Provide More Consistency Between Our Officials
Increase the Communication Between The Conference and Our Officials

While we encourage officials to participate on the conference call, the outline and recorded sessions will also be available for later review. You will need to access both the MP3 audio file and the PDF session outline as there are embedded links to each video referenced on the call. To participate on a call, please fill out the registration form to receive the conference call information as well as a copy of the session outline prior to the call.


Session 1: Applying the Rules as Written (Length – 57:22)

Session 2: Applying the Advantage Rule; Administrative Responsibilities & Working with the Desk (Length – 38:32)

Session 3: Communication with Coaches; Ordinary Fouls on the Perimeter and at Center Forward (Length – 41:40)

Session 4: Perimeter Play: Exclusions and Offensive Fouls (Length- 48:19)

Session 5: Center Forward Play: Exclusions and Offensive Fouls (Length- 57:25)

Session 6: Transition Stages: from Initial to Final Stages – What to Look for and Referee Collaboration (Length – 53:56)



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