FIBA Referee Instructor Program – Americas

FIBA Referee Instructor Program – Americas
Activity: Workshop
City, Country: Panama City, Panama
Date: 11 to 14 May 2017

Areas of study:

  • Teaching and Learning: This section deals with topics such as teaching adults, developing interactive tutoring styles, using audio-visual aids and planning sessions.
  • Basketball Knowledge to Referees: This section gives a basic overview of the basketball with most common terminology, individual offensive/defensive skills and core team fundamentals of Offensive and Defensive tactics and strategies.
  • Refereeing: This section gives an overview of basic refereeing covering Image of Basketball Referee, Individual Officiating Techniques (IOT) and basics for 3 Persons Officiating (3PO) including some practical advices for training the referees (on & off court).

Organizer: FIBA (Headquarters and Regional Office)
Instructors: Mr. Carl Jungebrand – Mr. Tomas Rimkus – Ms. Kay Atkins
Special Lecture about Concepts of Officiating: Mr. Alberto Garcia – 11 May 2017

The Workshop was attended by 27 participants representing 22 National Federations.

  • Argentina
  • Barbados
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Canada
  • Cayman Islands
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Cuba
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Guatemala
  • Mexico
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Puerto Rico
  • Uruguay
  • USA
  • Venezuela

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FIBA Americas Officiating

FIBA Americas Officiating * Basketball Officiating * Referees - Table Officials - Commissioners - Instructors * FIBA Basketball Rules - Mechanics of Officiating