At Copper State we are committed to placing the best product possible on the field for our clients. The same goes for assisting our umpires to reach their greatest potential. In the Training Tips section of the Copper State website, we provide state-of-the-art tools for you, the umpire . . . including video, diagrams and detailed explanations of plays to help better prepare you for your occupation as an umpire. Aiding in your training and knowledge, we believe will prepare you to confidently handle in a professional manner whatever may come your way both on and off the field. We are dedicated to helping you become a better official.
Have a look around. As this section grows, we are confident that there will be tools in place that will relate specifically to your situation with regard to rules and regs for your specific type of games being officiated. We encourage you to study, learn and apply these scenarios to your everyday umpiring. We are confident that you'll be a better umpire for doing so.
Training Tips on Interference
Training Tips on Obstruction
Training Tips on Balk
Be sure to check back often for new Training Tips to be posted.