Being a Technical Official

This section contains useful information for those active within technical officiating.

Preparing for league/cup matches and tournaments

Being organised is an important part of your role. Our handy check list covers everything you need to know/do before, during and after your match/event.

Click on the relevant league below:
Investec Women’s Hockey League
NOW: Pensions Men’s Hockey League

Code of Ethics and Behaviour
All technical officials are bound by the England Hockey Code of Conduct. To download please click here.

Technicial Officials are covered by insurance for public liability but not personal injury. It is advised Technical Officials take out their own personal insurance.

DBS Checks (was CRB)
DBS checks are only required for Tournament Directors (TD) working with U18 Technical Officers (TOs) or Judges at a tournament that meets the frequent or intensive definition. For more guidance please click here.
For more information on DBS checks please click here.