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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

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (50-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (48-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
12Jan
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14Jan

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (1-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Miwako Homma (JPN)
19Jan
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21Jan

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (2-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Maria José Bilbao (ESP)
Andida Bouma (NED)
26Jan
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28Jan

FINA Water Polo School for Referees (34-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Mark Koganov (AZE)
Wim Keman (CUR)
26Jan
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28Jan

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (3-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Maria Jose Bilbao (ESP)
Diane Van der Pol (CAN)
26Jan
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28Jan

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (4-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Miwako Homma (JPN)
27Jan
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28Jan

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (49-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Sam Greetham (GBR)
29Jan
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30Jan

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (50-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
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FINA Swimming School for Officials (76-2018)

Lecturer(s)
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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (35-2018)

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FINA Swimming School for Officials (26-2018)

02Feb
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04Feb

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (7-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Virginia Jasontek (USA)
16Feb
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18Feb

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (5-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Andida Bouma (NED)
23Feb
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25Feb

FINA Water Polo School for Referees (36-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Mark Koganov (AZE)
Wim Keman (CUR)
23Feb
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25Feb

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (6-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Andida Bouma (NED)
23Feb
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24Feb

FINA Swimming School for Officials (27-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Lesley Huckins (NZL)
Tatiana Zhukova (BLR)
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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (57-2018)

Lecturer(s)
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01Mar
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02Mar

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (51-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Sam Greetham (GBR)
02Mar
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03Mar

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (55-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
03Mar
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04Mar

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (54-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Christiane Fanzeres (BRA)
03Mar
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04Mar

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (52-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Jorge Delgado (ECU)
08Mar
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10Mar

FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (17-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Mathz Lindberg (SWE)
Felix Calderon (PUR)
08Mar
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10Mar

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (8-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Diane Van der Pol (CAN)
10Mar
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11Mar

FINA Swimming School for Officials (28-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Craig Hunter (GBR)
Soeren Korbo (DEN)
10Mar
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11Mar

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (56-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Bill Ford (AUS)
16Mar
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17Mar

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (58-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Jorge Delgado (ECU)
17Mar
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19Mar

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (9-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Diane Van der Pol (CAN)
17Mar
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18Mar

FINA Swimming School for Officials (29-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Tatiana Zhukova (BLR)
Bill Hogan (CAN)
19Mar
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21Mar

FINA Water Polo School for Referees (37-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Andy Hoepelman (NED)
Richard Papazian (FRA)
23Mar
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25Mar

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (10-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Miwako Homma (JPN)
28Mar
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30Mar

FINA Artistic Swimming Certification School for Judges (11-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Miwako Homma (JPN)
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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (39-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (59-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Jorge Delgado (ECU)
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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (60-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Zouheir El Moufti (PHI)
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FINA Diving Development School for Judges (12-2018)

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FINA Swimming School for Officials (30-2018)

27Apr
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28Apr

FINA Diving Development School for Judges (13-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Hana Novotna (CZE)
28Apr
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29Apr

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (61-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
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FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (18-2018)

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FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (19-2018)

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FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (20-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (64-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (40-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (63-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (41-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (62-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Sam Greetham (GBR)
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FINA Swimming School for Officials (31-2018)

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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (47-2018)

Lecturer(s)
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FINA Swimming School for Officials (32-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (70-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Zouheir El Moufti (PHI)
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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (69-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
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FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (21-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (66-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Sam Greetham (GBR)
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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (67-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Christiane Fanzeres (BRA)
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FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (22-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (65-2018)

Lecturer(s)
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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (68-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Sid Cassidy (USA)
15Jun
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17Jun

FINA Water Polo School for Referees (46-2018)

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FINA Swimming School for Officials (33-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (72-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Tomas Haces (CUB)
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FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (23-2018)

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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (42-2018)

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FINA Diving Development School for Judges (14-2018)

14Jul
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15Jul

FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (71-2018)

Lecturer(s)
John West (NZL)
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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (73-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Sam Greetham (GRB)
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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (43-2018)

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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (44-2018)

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FINA Water Polo School for Referees (45-2018)

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FINA Open Water Swimming School for Officials (74-2018)

Lecturer(s)
Sam Greetham (GBR)
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FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (24-2018)

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FINA Diving Certification School for Judges (25-2018)

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FINA Diving Development School for Judges (16-2018)