2018 Umpire RegistrationUpdated Saturday December 9, 2017 by NASC Softball.
2018 Umpire Registration
Registration for umpires will be taken at in person registrations at the Valleyview Clubhouse location ONLY. Our first in person registration will be on Friday February 23, 2018 from 7pm to 9pm and Saturday February 24, 2018 from 11 am to 2pm.
Umpire Clinic: TBA
Age: 13 and older
Prior Experience: None required. All applicants will receive the same comprehensive training and evaluation.
Physical Condition: Applicants must have the physical ability to participate in a program that requires frequent voice projection, stretching, bending, squatting, jogging, sprinting, and standing for periods of up to two hours.
Equipment Needed: Applicants will have to supply their own equipment, comprising of a face mask, chest protector shin guards, counter and ball bag and a jock or jill.
Uniform: Applicants will be required to wear dark blue or black pants with black belt, black shoes, powder blue sport shirt and a black or navy blue hat.
Insurance: Applicants will be required to attend a clinic. Clinic date yet to be determined. The cost of the clinic will be $50.00. This is mandatory for all new applicants. Experienced applicants must either go to a clinic, write the Softball Ontario exam or pay the NASC $50.00 to cover their insurance. Insurance is mandatory and all umpires must have it before taking the field.
What is Expected: Applicants will strive to constantly improve their skills, will be team players and work with their partners. They will show up on time and will bring all of their equipment with them. They are to constantly show professionalism on and off the diamond. They are to learn the rules and to be approachable by coaches and players.