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AAOES- Level 2

Level 2 is the next stage of the AAOES. It is targeted at Officials wishing to be appointed as a Chief or Referee at State level and a Chief at National level.

 What is it?

In Level 2, candidates will be required to complete practical requirements, attend seminars, complete online learning components and complete an exam. Rather than just testing the rules, candidates will be required to apply the rules and interpret certain situations.

 The following courses are offered at Level 2:

  • ·                Track
  •                  Jumps
  • ·                Throws
  • ·                Out of Stadia
  • ·                Walks
  • ·                Administration
  • ·                Technical

 Pre- Requisites

 Before attempting Level 2, Officials must have successfully completed learning at Level 1. This is outlined in the following table;

Level 2 Course


Pre- Requisite                                                     

       

Track

Level 1 Track & Starting

Jumps

Any 3 ofLevel 1 Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump, Pole Vault

Throws

Any 3 of: Level 1 Shot Put, Discus, Javelin, Hammer Throw

Walks

Level 1 Walks

Out of Stadia

Level 1 Out of Stadia

Administration

No Level 1 Learning, just practical and seminars

Technical

No Level 1 Learning, just practical and seminars

 

 

 












Components Of Level 2

1. Practical

As part of the Level 2 accreditation, Officials will be required to complete 15 days of practical at approved athletics meets. The Practical Card will need to be completed and signed off by a current Level 2 or Level 3 Official. Officials MUST ask the Official they wish to sign their card to review them during the competition. If this requirement is not fulfilled the card cannot be signed. You can find the Level 2 Practical Proficiency Record card here.

 2. Seminars

As part of the Level 2 accreditation, candidates will be required to attend at least one approved seminar in the discipline. This will need to be signed off on the practical card. Before attending the seminar, the candidate must complete the read read for each seminar. This is available on the right.

 3eLearning

As part of the level 2 accreditation, candidates will need to complete certain eLearning. This will include more in depth learning on the rules, as well as key components of Para athletics officiating.

 4.Exam

Once the above practical, seminars, eLearning have been completed, Officials must successfully complete an online exam that will include multiple choice and short answer questions. The pass mark will be 75%.

Note- further information is provided once officials sign up for the Level 2 Course on the eLearning system.

AAOES-Levels

For more information on each level of the Australian Athletics Officials’ Education Scheme (AAOES), please follow the links below.

Level 2 Material

The following documents are required pre-reading before Officials attend Level 2 Seminars:

Level 2 Practical Proficiency Record

Track

Jumps

Throws

Walks

Administration

Technical

Out of Stadia

 

 

Athletics Australia
Athletics House 
Level 2, 31 Aughtie Drive 
Albert Park  VIC 3206  

P +61 3 8646 4550 
F +61 3 8646 4560 
E athletics@athletics.org.au