The newly set up Cricket Scotland Match Officials Association has announced details of 2021 training courses for Umpires.

Due to current travel and meeting restrictions these courses will be accessed via virtual learning.

CSMOA have two options available; an online ECB ACO accredited course, or a Zoom meeting facilitated by accredited tutors. Both courses being the equivalent to the Stage 1 ECB ACO qualification.

For the first time CSMOA are also offering a female only Zoom course being led by an accredited female tutor, Ingeborg Bevers.

It is essential to  pre-register for either options as spaces will be limited. The pre-registration link being 

For the online course, CSMOA will provide a link after registration, and this can be completed at your own pace. For the Zoom courses CSMOA will provide joining instructions, the dates being;

·        Thursday 25th March @ 19.00 hrs

·        Thursday 1st April @ 19.00 hrs

·        Thursday 8th April @ 19.00 hrs

For more detailed course content & CSMOA information, please visit

All courses are supported and funded by CSMOA, and are therefore free of charge to all registered participants.