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 School for Officials

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
7-Feb-15 8-Feb-15 AMERICAS Puerto Rico PUR Bayamon- University of Puerto Rico tbc information alt
2-May-15 3-May-15 OCEANIA Papua New Guinea PNG Port Moresby John West (NZL)
information alt
16-May-15 17-May-15 ASIA Singapore SIN Singapore Bill Hogan (CAN)
Olugbenga Lawal (NGR)
information alt
20-Aug-15 22-Aug-15 ASIA Vietnam VIE Tra Vinh Province L. Huckins (NZL) information alt
13-Oct-15 14-Oct-15 EUROPE Lithuania LTU Kaunas tbc information alt


> programme pdf & pool practice pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Diving Certification School for Judges*

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
19-Feb-15 23-Feb-15 EUROPE Germany GER Rostock F. Van de Konijnenburg (NED)
M.Beck (GBR)
information alt
4-Mar-15
6-Mar-15
AMERICAS
Colombia
COL
Pereira
M.Lindberg (SWE)
information alt
4-Apr-15
10-Apr-15
AMERICAS Canada CAN Gatineau S. McFaraland (USA)
M. Geissbuhler (SUI)
information alt
17-Apr-15
19-Apr-15
EUROPE
Netherlands
NED
Amsterdam - Sloterparnbad
M.Lindberg (SWE)
K. Dibiasi (ITA) 
information alt
21-Oct-15
22-Oct-15
ASIA Malaysia MAS Kuala Lumpur E. Brooker (AUS)
A. Piper (GER)
information alt


* 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 Development School for Judges*

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
23-Jan-15 24-Jan-15 ASIA Sri Lanka SRI Colombo M. Beck (GBR) information alt
24-Jan-15 25-Jan-15 ASIA Singapore SIN Singapore E. Brooker (AUS) information alt
14-Jun-15 15-Jun-15 AMERICAS El Salvador ESA San Salvador M. Geissbuhler (SUI) information alt


* basic development course for persons with previous diving knowledge

> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Water Polo School for Referees

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
23-Jan-15 25-Jan-15 AMERICAS Canada CAN Toronto

N. Firoiu (GER)

information alt
30-Jan-15 1-Feb-15 AMERICAS USA USA Los Angeles G.Lonzi (ITA)
information alt
13-Feb-15
15-Feb-15
EUROPE Turkey TUR Istanbul G.Lonzi (ITA)
N. Firoiu (GER)
information alt
27-Feb-15 1-Mar-15 AMERICAS Argentina ARG Buenos Aires E.Martinez (MEX)
N. Firoiu (GER)
information alt
22-May-1524-May-15EUROPESpain
ESPBarcelonaN. Firoiu (GER)information alt
15-Oct-15 18-Oct-15 EUROPESerbia SRB BelgradeG.Lonzi (ITA)
N. Firoiu (GER)
information alt
tbc tbc AMERICAS Mexico MEX Mexico City tbc information alt


> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Synchronised Swimming School for Officials

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
tbc
tbc
EUROPE Serbia SRB Belgrade tbc information alt
tbc
tbc
EUROPE Belarus BLR Minsk tbc information alt
26-Mar-15 29-Mar-15 ASIA Macau MCA Macau M. Homma
information alt
27-Mar-15 30-Mar-15EUROPEGreece GREAthensD. Christou
information alt
3-Apr-15 5-Apr-15 EUROPE Hungary HUN Budapest M.J. Bilbao
information alt
tbc tbc AMERICAS Puerto Rico PUR tbc tbc information alt
28-Apr-15 2-May-15AMERICASCanada
CAN
Toronto
tbc
information alt
27-May-15 30-May-15 AMERICAS El Salvador ESA San Salvador
tbc information alt
tbc tbc ASIA Singapore SIN tbc tbc information alt
tbc tbc OCEANIA New Zeland NZL Wellington tbc information alt


> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf


FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials

Date from Date to Continent Country Fed.
City Lecturer (s) Information
15-Apr-2015
16-Apr-2015 OCEANIA New Caledonia, France
FRA
Noumea John West (NZL)
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> programme pdf
> nomination form pdf