Match Officials are an essential part of Rugby League and without them, the game would not function.
Their main duty is to enforce the pre-determined laws of the game so that each and every match is played in the right spirit.
There are several differing match official roles including referees, touch-judges, in-goal judges and reserve referees.
BECOME A MATCH OFFICIAL:
Match officials are crucial to the development of the sport and as such, Scotland Rugby League are always on the look out for new match officials. Being a match official is a great way to get involved in the sport and whether you are an experienced official or an absolute beginner, we have a place for you.
Scotland Rugby League hold regular match officiating courses to help prepare you to referee your first game of rugby league. How far you take it from there is entirely up to you.
Next course: TBC
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