Free Guides

Free Guides

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The Ultimate Guide To Managing Coaches, Players & Fans

Confrontation is part of officiating. It will happen and you need to know how to deal with it.

Fortunately, you don’t have to figure it out on your own. There are many proven techniques that can make it easier to deal with the angry coaches and players that you’ll encounter in your career.

The Ultimate Guide To Managing Coaches, Players & Fans covers some of the most common tips and techniques you can use in adverse situations.


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18 Tips For Beginning Officials

You love sports, you want to be involved, but this officiating thing looks hard right? It doesn’t have to be. 

Referee’s  editors have pulled together 18 of the most useful tips to get you thinking right and prepared to succeed your first time out. 

18 Tips for Beginning Officials is a perfect primer for those with little to no experience.


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The Guide To Game Time

You go to meetings and study the rules but when game time approaches its your responsibility to get yourself ready.

Pregame preparation, site surveying, meeting with coaches and administrators and much more is covered in this great guide that will help you set yourself, and your crewmates, up for success every game.

The Guide to Game Time will get you ready to go out there and work a great game.


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