St. Louis Officials Association

Football ODP Year - 1

Curriculum Outline - 4 Sessions

Session One

  • Welcome - First year FAQ (30)
  • Introduction to Officiating Excellence (10 Min)
    • Apperance
    • Physically Fit
    • Hustles
    • Wears Proper Uniform
    • Well Groomed
  • Basic of 4 Man Mechanics "Line Judge Position" (30 mins)

Session Two

  • Welcome - Measurements & Four Man Mechanics (10 mins)
  • Pre-game W/ Chain Crew (10 mins)
  • Principals and Mechanics of Measurements (10 mins)
  • Basic of 4 Man Mechanics "Head Linesman Position" (30 mins)
    • Field/Player keys
    • Responsibilities

Session Three

  • Welcome - Bean Bag/Flag Use & Four Man Mechanics (10 mins)
    • End of Run
    • End of Kick
    • First Touching
  • Basic of Flag Use (10 mins)
  • Basic of 4 Man Mechanics "Umpire Position" (30 mins)
    • Player Keys & Responsibilities
    • Initial Keys & reads

Session Four

  • Introduction to Officiating Excellence - Application (10 mins)
    • Be Consistent
    • Be Fair and Neutral
    • Be Certain and Decisive
  • Introduction to Officiating Excellence - Knowledge (10 mins)
    • Know and Understand the Rules
    • Use Correct Officiating Mechanics and Signals
  • Basic of 4 Man Mechanics "Referee Position" (30 mins)

 SLOA, Attn: Dave Fuchs, Secretary, 16758 Wills Trace, Wildwood MO 63005
   Email: sloa.info@gmail.com   (C) 2016 St. Louis Officials Assn.
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