Do you have a passion to help develop opportunities for people with a physical disability to reach their full potential through sport?


This ‘Wheelchair Basketball Beginner Referee’ course is part of the Coaching Development Programme for Ireland and was developed in partnership with Sport Ireland Coaching. It is designed to provide participants with information around basic refereeing concepts and skills to support them to become competent and confident in refereeing a wheelchair basketball game.


The course is designed to grow the wheelchair basketball family and support those who are interested in becoming involved in refereeing wheelchair basketball games with IWA-Sport. The course is also open to individuals who wish to learn more about the sport of wheelchair basketball.


  • The course is suitable for those passionate about sport and who want to learn more about the sport of wheelchair basketball.
  • It is suitable for all, no previous experience or qualifications in refereeing are required
  • Please note attendees must be 16+ years of age prior to the course start date.

Further Information

Attendees need to complete all 3 days to received certification. Existing referees only need to complete day 3 as an up-skilling workshop.

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Additional info
  • Price: Please see booking form
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  • Suitable for: Participants must be 16 years or over who is Interested in coaching Wheelchair basketball.
  • Capacity/No of tickets per event: Max 15 (Entries taken on a first come first served basis)
  • Max purchase quantity: 1 ticket per person
  • Cancellation Policy: In the event of a cancellation, you must inform via email. A refund can be guaranteed if cancelled in the 2 days prior to course start.

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