How to become a Touch NZ Referee
How do I start?
It’s as simple as a phone call or e-mail. Contact your Local Provincial Director of Referees for more information - click here to view the Provincial Director Contact List. You can also sit the Online Touch Module Referee Course to gain the basics of Touch coaching.
The Course The Course can be easily completed during an evening and is almost entirely theory. This course allows for “easy entry” into Touch Refereeing and is ideally suited for the beginner - click here to purchase the course online.
Qualified Touch NZ Referee Coaches within your modules or province are there to assist you with the next step in your development and there are friendly helpful volunteers to support you.
Benefits of becoming a Referee:
Health and fitness and your personal wellbeing
Meet new people not only in your province but throughout NZ.
Be involved at a level that suits you.
Travel to different parts of NZ for tournaments
Overseas travel to International events.
Referee exchanges with other countries.
Personal satisfaction with achieving your own goals
Being part of one of the fastest growing sports
Be part of our Touch family
Give something back to the game:
Finished playing but still want to be involved
Don’t want to sit on the couch
Want to be involved with a dedicated group of volunteers
Involvement to suit you and your needs
Be involved with our fast growing youth section.
Career pathway available to everyone
Gain personal satisfaction by being involved
Click here for the Provincial Referee Directors Contact List