The National Umpiring Accreditation Scheme is conducted under the auspices of Cricket Australia, which is responsible for the development, implementation and monitoring of cricket match official accreditation. The scheme is based on officiating principles developed by the Australian Sports Commission.
Cricket Australia's Community Officiating Accreditation Program replaces the old Level One Umpire Accreditation course. It is an entry level course designed for:
Those interested in becoming cricket umpires on a regular paid basis for the first time.Parents who, from time to time, are required to officiate in junior competitions.Teachers who supervise and officiate in school competitions; andAnyone wishing to expand their knowledge of the game.
Details of all Umpiring Accreditation courses can be located on the Cricket Australia Umpires website.