Pre-season Technical Official Training

Technical Officiating

Would you like to learn more about becoming a Technical Official within the National League and England Hockey Competitions? 

Through the England Hockey Technical Appointments Panel, we are hosting a series of free, Introductory sessions across the country to allow interested parties to come and learn what is involved with being a Technical Official. The day will be a mix of discussion and practical elements, where you will learn “on the job” whilst watching teams prepare for their campaigns within the top regional leagues or national league.


The sessions are free of charge and being led by one of our Regional Technical Official Co-Ordinators, who have a host of experience and are happy to share their knowledge with you.

These Introductory sessions are being held:


Saturday 2nd September – Wakefield Hockey Club

Saturday 9th September – Bath Buccaneers HC

Sunday 10th September – Bath Buccaneers HC

Saturday 16th September – Leeds Hockey Club

Saturday 16th September – Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre

Sunday 17th September – Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre


All sessions will be run from 10am – 3pm.


To book a place, or to ask more questions, please e-mail David Elworthy (Officiating Relationship Manager)