Scorer Education

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Get your scorer accreditation!

NSW Baseball Scorers Association Executive committee works alongside Baseball NSW to uphold the objectives of the NSWBSA. The Association recruit and train scorers and focus on improving the quality of existing scorers by providing training and assistance where required. They support the State body through competitions and tournaments ensuring that scorers are available and present when necessary.

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Level 0 Accreditation

Orientation to T-ball, rookie ball & baseball scoring – responsibility of State / Territory Scoring Organizations. For persons with no baseball / baseball scoring background, introduces them to the basics of baseball scoring to enable them to score a game at basic club level.

Level S (Student Baseball Scoring Certificate)

Available through School / Tertiary / TAFE education curriculum only for a participating educational institution – coordinated by each State / Territory Organization with Guidelines and exam papers provided by CABS.

Level 1 Accreditation

Club / school level up to but not including top division / grade. For persons wishing to score on a more regular basis, expanding their scoring ability and knowledge of scoring techniques whilst complying with the rules of baseball scoring including: scoresheet competency, symbols, introduction to colours and basic statistics, interpretations eg Wild Pitch / Passed Ball, Hit / Error.

Level 2 Accreditation

Club level scoring, including top division / grade including schoolboys / university competition.  For persons looking for the opportunity to advance their scoring ability and knowledge to score at the highest level within their State’s top division / competition by exposing them to more complex scoring situations, statistics and introduction to delivering Level O instruction.

Level IT Accreditation

Club level and National IT scoring. For persons with a minimum of Level 2 accreditation. These Scorers will also be eligible to apply for National IT scoring appointments; be prepared to expand exposure to the ABF computerized scoring program. Note: Level IT is not a prerequisite for Level 4IT.

Level 3 Accreditation

National competition. For competent scorers with the desire to advance to National scoring standard equipping them with more advanced knowledge and solid understanding of the rules of baseball scoring enabling them to confidently participate and adjudicate at National level. These scorers will be eligible to apply for National scoring appointments; facilitate Level O and 1 instruction.

Level 4 Accreditation

National Coordination and International competition. For the experienced National Scorer aspiring to the highest level of National responsibilities including appointments to CABS, scoring coordinator of National tournaments, and International tournaments.  Interaction and exposure to scoring at the highest standard, facilitation of all other levels of instruction, introduction to IBAF scoring method and option to pursue computerised scoring and statistics (Level 4IT).

Level 4 IT Accreditation

National Coordination, International competition plus proven proficiency with ABF approved IT program.  For the Level 4 experienced scorer who has proven expertise with the approved ABF IT program including the process for release and distribution of tournament statistics to stakeholders.