Referees


The growth of the PDBA domestic competition has resulted in a need for both junior and senior referees.

Referees are the “Third Team” on the court, are an integral part of the game. Without referees, the game cannot commence.

You will also be remunerated for your efforts!

New referees will receive full TOC/VBRA Approved training by a Level 3 Referee Coach, and is recognised by all Basketball Victoria affiliated basketball associations.
Once you have completed the school, your learning continues with the support of referee mentors and coaches.

Potential referees will be required to attend an interview, before being accepted.

Training is normally across 5 weeks, each 3 hours in length.
The training also includes on court training and education, and evaluations.

Costs are normally around $150, which covers:-

  • Course
  • USB with Rules and other essential Referee Documentation
  • Green Shirt
  • Fox40 Whistle and lanyard

You must be at least 14 years of age to apply.

For more information regarding training to become a referee or to enquire about refereeing in the local competition please fill in the following form OR contact the Referees Advisor direct at:- VBRAPakenham@outlook.com

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