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Officials Schools

The purpose of FINA Schools is to:
- Increase number of officials and enhance quality of officiating
- Create uniform interpretation and application of rules
- Develop and promote aquatics worldwide

As part of the FINA Development Programme, each National Federation may organise one (1) school per discipline -swimming, open water swimming, synchronized swimming, diving or water polo- on an annual basis. 

Please kindly note the following information related to the FINA Schools duration:

- The FINA Swimming School for Officials is a basic programme held over duration of two (2) days.

- The FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials is a basic programme held over duration of two (2) days.

- The FINA Synchronized Swimming School for Judges is a basic programme held over a duration of four (4) days.

- The FINA Diving Development School for Judges is a basic development course designed for individuals who have no prior diving judge’s experience. It is held over a duration of two (2) days.

- The FINA Diving Certification School for Judges* is designed for experienced judges taking this course for the first time or for FINA judges who are seeking to renew their FINA Diving Judges Certification. It is held over a duration of three (3) days.

- The FINA Water Polo Referees School is a basic programme held over a duration of three (3) days.

* Participants who are new to diving and have limited experience must attend a FINA Diving Development School for Judges before attending a FINA Diving Certification Course for Judges.

 

Events

02Feb
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03Feb

FINA Swimming Schools for Officials (2-2017)

Lecturer(s)
Gbenga Lawal (NGR) / Lesley Huckins (NZL)
02Mar
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03Mar

FINA Swimming School for Officials (6)

Lecturer(s)
Lesley Huckins (NZL) / Ryan Arblaster (AUS)
18Mar
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19Mar

FINA Swimming School for Officials (8)

Lecturer(s)
Bill Hogan (CAN) / Soren Korbo (DEN)
05May
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06May

FINA Swimming School for Officials (9)

Lecturer(s)
Lesley Huckins (NZL) / Ryan Arblaster (AUS)
18May
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19May

FINA Swimming School for Officials (7)

Lecturer(s)
Jose de Jesus (PUR) / Andrii Vlaskov (UKR)
03Jun
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04Jun

FINA Swimming School for Officials (4)

Lecturer(s)
Bill Hogan (CAN) / Andrii Vlaskov (UKR)
07Jul
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08Jul

FINA Swimming School for Officials (5)

Lecturer(s)
Gbenga Lawal (NGR) / Soren Korbo (DEN)
08Jul
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09Jul

FINA Swimming School for Officials (101-2017)

Lecturer(s)
Lesley Huckins (NZL)
14Oct
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15Oct

FINA Swimming School for Officials (1-2017)

Lecturer(s)
Gbenga Lawal (NGR)
Daphne Bird (RSA)
11Nov
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13Nov

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (102-2017)

Lecturer(s)
Virginia Jasontek (USA)