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Beginner Judges

Becoming a Beginner Judge


  1. Complete the FREE online 'Community Officiating General Principles' course, co-ordinated by the Australian Sports Commission - follow the link here to access

  2. Print off the certificate from 'My Learning Transcript' to bring with you to the Judging Course.

  3. Enrol into a Beginner Judging Course. Please click on the 'Calendar' below to see available courses.

  4. Obtain a copy of the relevant Gymsport ALP/NLP manual to bring with you to the course. All candidates are required to bring a copy of the Australian Level Program/National Levels Program relevent to their Gymsport; please speak with your club to obtain a copy.

  5. If passed, candidates will receive a congratulations letter and a Technical Member application form within a few weeks of the course. 


Candidates will need to send the Technical Member application form to Gymnastics Australia with nominated payment within 3 months of receipt in order to become a registered judge and be able to judge at competitions.


An individual must be 14 years or older to enrol into a Beginner Judges Course.

Enrolling in a Judging Course


The minimum age to become a Beginner Judge is 14, please note that all candidates enrolling in a Beginner Judges course MUST complete the 'Community Officiating General Principles'  before attending the course. Please click here to access.


To view the upcoming judging course dates, please click on 'Calendar' below.

Once you have enrolled in a course you will receive a confirmation email with the course dates and times as well as all other relevant information.

If you do not receive this please contact the Education Team on


Please view the terms and conditions of enrolling into a judging course below.

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