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Poomsae Referee


The Poomsae Referee Course will be held on 30 & 31 March 2019 at the STF National Training Centre.

Black belt holders who wished to officiate in all STF-sanctioned poomsae tournaments should take this opportunity to gain the qualification as the next course may be held in 2019.

The detailed information is as follows.


Saturday 30 March 2019 (1.00pm to 7.00pm) 

Sunday 31 March 2019 (2.30pm to 5.30pm) 


Sunday  (6.00pm onwards)

(Recitation of the STF pledge is part of the test component.)

Candidates who have passed both the theory and practical test will be required to complete the practical assessment.

Closing Dates/Fees 

Closing date:  Monday 25 March 2019 - $85.60

After closing date - $117.70

(Fees paid are not refundable unless the application is rejected) 


STF National Training Centre 

Block 80 Lorong Limau 


Singapore 320080

Course Requirement 

Participants must have 100% attendance to be eligible for the test


Poomsae Coach Certification

Good fitness level 

(The STF reserves the right to request proof from a medical practitioner) 


Candidates will be awarded Class 3 (Provisional) certification upon completion of at least 15 hours of practical assessment at the National School Games (at least 2 days of competition).   Any candidates who have officiated more than 24 hours in the school events will be awarded Class 3 certification.


The STF reserves the right to cancel or postpone the course at its discretion. The STF, its servants and agents, will not be held responsible for any claims arising out of injury, damage or loss, suffered or caused while attending the course. This includes all costs and expenses incurred as a result of such claims.

The registration form is available in the Forms folder.