Resources in this topic cover the steps you can take to guarantee improvement through to a more formal performance appraisal process should that be of benefit for you and your team.
Simple checklist to help if something's not quite right.
Training session plan template instructions
Template for use in running a training session. Its layout and content ensures the subject matter is covered during the workshop.
Developing mental strength
How to concentrate and remain consistent for the length of the game.
Game management - communication skills
Communication skills resources designed to give the confidence to manage the game effectively using a wide variety of communication methods.
There is a strong correlation between your appearance and physical fitness and whether you’re accepted as an official.
Report writing from a generic perspective.
Answers questions like ?'what if I’m part of a team?’ or ‘what should I be doing while the players are getting ready?’
Game management - conflict management
This resource examines what happens to you internally (especially inside the brain) when there is conflict, and ways you can reduce the chances of being amygdala hijacked.
Planning your session
?Basic instructions and recommendations for delivering toolkit sessions on a specific learning area. Those delivering a session are strongly encouraged to go through this section before using the resources.
Type of learning process
Decision-making process to decide the best type of learning for an official.
Identifying training needs
Questions to help officials, or those training officials, identify training needs.
Roles of officials
The roles of the sports official and the code of conduct that they must adhere to. Links to information on the disciplinary procedures for your sport.
Finding and keeping volunteers
Research-based information to help organisations develop better volunteer management practices.