FINA Schools - Programme

FINA Schools for Officials are intended to provide training and certification to judges and referees in all aquatic disciplines.

The purpose of FINA Schools is to:
- Increase the number of officials and enhance the quality of officiating
- Create uniform interpretation and application of rules across all aquatic disciplines, thus raising the quality of refereeing
- Develop and promote aquatics worldwide

FINA Schools for Officials are available within each continental region for each of the FINA disciplines.


FINA Swimming Officials Schools

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
8-Feb-14 9-Feb-14 EUROPE Latvia LAT Riga tbc information alt
22-Feb-14 23-Feb-14 AFRICA Uganda UGA Kampala G. Lawal (NGR)
D. Blew (AUS)
information alt

5-Apr-14 6-Apr-14 AMERICAS St. Lucia LCA Gros Islet C. Zaleski (USA)
S. Korbo (DEN)
information alt
18-Apr-14 19-Apr-14 AFRICA Namibia NAM Windhoek D. Bird (RSA)
G. Lawal (NGR)
information alt
5-Aug-14 6-Aug-14 THA Thailand THA Bangkok S. Korbo (DEN)
R. Arblaster (AUS)
information alt
10-Sep-14 11-Sep-14 ASIA Vietnam VIE Ho Chi Minh tbc


> programme pdf & pool practice pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Diving Judges Certification Courses*

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
11-Dec-13 13-Dec-13 OCEANIA Australia AUS Sydney K. Seaman (CAN)
M. Lindberg (SWE)
information alt
21-Feb-14
23-Feb-14
AMERICAS
Peru
PER
Lima
 information alt
13-Mar-14
15-Mar-14
AMERICAS Chile CHI Santiago M Geissbuhler (SUI)
J. Llinas (ESP)
 
13-Mar-14
15-Mar-14
ASIA
China
CHN
Beijing
F. Konijnenburg (NED)
K. Dibiasi (ITA)
information alt
21-Mar-14
23-Mar-14
AFRICA South Africa RSA Johannesburg E. Brooker (AUS)
M Geissbuhler (SUI)
information alt
1-Apr-14 3-Apr-14 AMERICAS Brazil BRA Rio de Janeiro  S. McFarland (USA)
F. Platas (MEX)
information alt
7-May-14 9-May-14 AMERICAS Puerto Rico PUR San Juan  J. Llynas (MEX)
K. Dibiasi (ITA)
information alt
16-May-1418-May-14AFRICAEgypt
EGY
Cairo

information alt
25-May-14 27-May-14 ASIA Vietnam VIE Hanoi  A. Piper (GER)
M. Geissbuhler (SUI)
information alt 
4-Jun-14 6-Jun-14 AMERICAS Mexico MEX Monterrey  J. Llynias (ESP)
F. Platas (MEX)
information alt  
13-Jun-14 15-Jun-14 ASIA Japan JPN Tokyo F. Konijnenburg (NED)
M. Lindberg (SWE)
information alt
9-Sep-14 11-Sep-14 EUROPE Russia RUS Penza M. Beck (GBR)
K. Dibiasi (ITA)
 
31-Oct-142-Nov-14EUROPESwedenSWELaundM. Beck (GBR)
M. Geissbuhler (SUI)
 

* for experienced Judges either taking the course for the first time or seeking to renew their FINA Diving Judges Certification


> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Diving Judges Development Schools*

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
11-Jan-14 12-Jan-14 ASIA Singapore SIN Singapore M. Geissbuhler (SUI) information alt
8-Feb-14 9-Feb-14 ASIA Sri Lanka SRI Colombo E. Brooker (AUS) information alt

* basic development course for persons with previous diving knowledge


> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Water Polo Schools for Referees

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
8-Dec-13 10-Dec-13 AMERICAS Mexico MEX Tlalnepantla E. Martinez (CUB) information alt
24-Jan-14 26-Jan-14 ASIA  China  CHN Jiangsu G. Lonzi (ITA) information alt
14-Mar-14 16-Mar-14 AFRICA South Africa RSA Johannesburg G. Lonzi (ITA) & N. Firoiu (GER) information alt
3-Apr-146-Apr-14AFRICAEgyptEGYCairoN. Firoiu (GER)
9- May-14 11-May-14 OCEANIA Australia AUS Sydney J. Whitehouse (AUS)
13-Jun-1415-Jun-14
EUROPENetherlandsNEDGoudatbcinformation alt
10-Oct-14 12-Oct-14 ASIA  Japan JPN Tokyo  G. Lonzi (ITA) & J. Whitehouse (AUS)
tbc tbc EUROPE Montenegro MNE Budua N. Firoiu (ITA) & G. Lonzi (ITA)


> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Synchronised Swimming Judges Schools

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
16-Jan-14 19-Jan-14 EUROPE France  FRA Paris M. J. Bilbao (ESP) information alt
16-Jan-14 19-Jan-14 AMERICAS Aruba ARU Oranjestad G. Jasontek (USA) information alt
31-Jan-14 3-Feb-14 AMERICAS USA USA San Antonio, Texas G. Jasontek (USA) information alt
6-Feb-149-Feb-14EUROPESpainESPBarcelonaM. J. Bilbao (ESP)information alt
1-Mar-14 4-Mar-14 AFRICA Egypt EGY Cairo D. Christou (EGY) information alt
18-Feb-14 21-Feb-14 ASIA China CHN Beijing M. Homma (JPN) information alt
28-Mar-14 31-Mar-14 ASIA Kazakhstan KAZ Almaty  M. Homma (JPN) information alt
24-Apr-1427-Apr-14EUROPECroatiaCROZagreb
M. J. Bilbao (ESP)information alt
13-Jun-1416-Jun-14AFRICASouth Africa
RSA
Cape Town
Danae Christou (EGY)
information alt


> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Open Water Swimming School for Referees

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
11-Feb-14 13-Feb-14 AUSTRALIA Australia AUS Victoria J. West (NZL) information alt
20-Feb-14 23-Feb-14 OCENIA Cook Islands  COK  Rarotonga J. West (NZL) information alt
21-Mar-14 23-Mar-14 EUROPE Portugal POR Lisbon  S. Greetham (GBR) information alt
24-Mar-14 26-Mar-14 AFRICA Angola ANG Luanda Z. El Moufty (MAR)
9-May-2014 11-May-2014 EUROPE Italy ITA Ostia, Roma S. Greetham (GBR)  information alt
29-May-2014 31-May-2014 AMERICAS Brazil BRA Rio de Janeiro J. West (NZL) information alt
10-Jul-14 13-Jul-14 EUROPE Latvia LAT Liepaja S. Greetham (GBR) information alt
4-Jul-14 6-Jul-14 AFRICA South Africa RSA Johannesburg tbc
25-Aug-14 26-Aug-14 EUROPE Israel  ISR Eliat  NOTE: CANCELLED
information alt
21-Nov-14 23-Nov-14 AMERICAS Chile CHI Valparaiso J. Delgado (ECU)


> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf