Umpires Program

The National Softball Officials Certification Program was developed to educate and certify umpires across Canada. The program teaches umpires rules and definitions of softball, the proper dress and equipment, the use of the official Softball Canada Rule Book, home plate and base umpire mechanics and to ultimately improve the skills of umpires across Canada.

The following levels must be attained in order to umpire in the following events:

Provincial Minor TournamentsLevel I
Provincial Junior Tournaments Level II
Midget Boy's, Midget Girl's, and Jr. Ladies Canadian Championships Level III
Jr. Men's, Sr. Women's, and Sr. Men's Canadian Championships Level IV
International Tournaments Level V

If you would like to register to umpire in Softball Newfoundland Labrador, please contact Softball Newfoundland Labrador at softball@sportnl.ca, or read more on our umpiring page.