Becoming a Scorer

BECOMING A SCORER


Benefits Of Becoming An Accredited Scorer

Scoring in Australia has an unprecedented reputation that demonstrates current best practice worldwide. This is measured by the ongoing demand for Australian scorers at international competitions.

Softball Australia’s accreditation program enhances the skills of scorers and educators of scoring and ensures Australia continues to lead the world in Softball scoring directives and initiatives.

The Softball Australia scoring program is approved within ASC’s National Officiating Accreditation Scheme (NOAS). This program offers scorers a mark of achievement and competency and has raised the bar for scoring by providing an official education pathway for scorers to advance their skills. The program comprises of 4 levels that focussing on technical competency.

At the highest level, recognition for national and international service is granted to those who have advanced their scoring careers to the elite level of scoring and statistics.

The accreditation program teaches all components of scoring in an effort to better educate scorers and to provide a guided pathway for advancement of Australian Softball scorers.

For some people, the accreditation course will have no appeal and will make no difference to them scoring for their local team or club game. Instead, they may choose to score their games based on their skills acquired from a training session, other scorers or various websites.