Badminton New Zealand Accredited Umpire Training

Badminton New Zealand Accredited Umpire Training


The Badminton New Zealand Accredited Umpire Training is a course in which participants will gain the knowledge and skills required to umpire at Badminton New Zealand and Association events.

The course will be delivered in two sections, firstly a series of evening webinars will provide participants with the theory required to umpire within New Zealand.

Participants will then attend two events, the first to gain practical experience alongside a qualified umpire and the second to be assessed to achieve the qualification of Badminton New Zealand Accredited Umpire. Badminton New Zealand will seek to organise opportunities aroun

Following these two days, participants will be provided details for the future Badminton New Zealand Accredited Umpire assessment.

Online Webinars

  • Session 1 - Monday, April 17th - 6-7.30pm
  • Session 2 - Monday, April 24th - 6-7.30pm
  • Session 3 - Monday, May 1st - 6-7.30pm

Practical Experience and Assessment

  • Dependent on participants location. However, Badminton New Zealand are intending to offer opportunities in Auckland, Christchurch, Hamilton, Palmerston North and Wellington.

If you have any questions regarding these courses please contact Sam Paterson (