Taekwondo Manitoba will be hosting a referee certification/re-certification seminar on Sunday, October 15, 2017. Additional details are as follows:
Location: North Centennial Recreation and Leisure Centre
Address: 90 Sinclair St, Winnipeg
Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Instructor: Master Robert Quon, Referee Chairman for the Province of Manitoba
Cost: $50 (for all certification levels or refreshers)
Dress Code: Dobuk
Currently, provincial referee certifications expire on December 31, 2017. By attendind and passing this seminar, your referee certification will be deemed valid until Deceber 31, 2018.
This is the only formal certification course offered this year.
World Taekwondo has introduced significant changes since October 2016 so attendance is critical if you wish to officiate.
**Please Note: It is expected that you will have read, in detail, the Kukkiwon rules for officiating Kyorugi in advance of the seminar.
Formal practical and written testing will be conducted for referees. A practical evaluation will be done at the annual Taekwondo Manitoba Winter Classic (date TBA).
New referees, aged 16-18 years, who are enrolled in high school may have their enrollment fees subsidized, upon passing the seminar and the practical evaluation.