All meetings will take place at Altrincham FC Community Sports Hall, and will start at 19:00. The format will be:
19:00-19:30 – Development Group practical training
19:30-20:00 – Meet & greet including hot food … opportunity to speak to mentors and other referees
20:00-20:15 – ADRS business
20:15-21:30 – Main development session (see below)
Any members who wish to attend a meeting but need assistance with transport are encouraged to contact a member of the committee.
2019/20 Development Evenings & Meetings
Thursday 22nd August 2019
Thursday 26th September 2019
Thursday 24th October 2019
Thursday 28th November 2019
Thursday 19th December 2019
Thursday 23rd January 2020
Thursday 27th February 2020
Thursday 26th March 2020
Thursday 23rd April 2020 – AGM
Further details for our 2019/20 programme will be published as soon as possible.
2018/19 Development Evenings & Meetings
Thursday 25th April – AGM
Thursday 28th March – Game Management: A session led by our Youth Committee
Thursday 28th February – Observations: Adding the extra sparkle
Thursday 24th January – Leadership Skills, led by John Shiels (MU Foundation)
Thursday 20th December – Christmas Quiz and Raffle
Thursday 22nd November – Michael Oliver (FIFA Referee)
Thursday 25th October – Positioning with Purpose; led by Chris Broadhurst
Thursday 27th September – Developing an Understanding, interactive session with local managers
Thursday 23rd August – Pre-season Preparation, led by Anthony Taylor and Stephen Brown
2017/18 Development Evenings & Meetings
Thursday 26th April – Celebrating Success & AGM
Thursday 22nd March – Dealing with the Unexpected, led by Stephen Brown and Rick Bartlett
Thursday 22nd February – Teamwork, led by Chris Broadhurst and Stephen Brown
Thursday 25th January – #NoFear, led by Mike Jones (Premier League Referee)
Thursday 14th December – Christmas Quiz & Social
Thursday 23rd November – Managing Misconduct, led by Trevor Massey (FA Tutor)
Thursday 26th October – Leadership Skills, led by John Shiels (MU Foundation)
Thursday 28th September – Developing Our Understanding
Thursday 24th August – Positive Decision Making
Thursday 20th April – AGM.
Thursday 23rd March – Working Together, led by ADFA Tutors.
Thursday 23rd February – ADFA Training Event : Managing Misconduct
Thursday 15th December – Christmas Quiz & Social.
Thursday 24th November – Guest Speaker : Neil Swarbrick, Premier League Referee.
Thursday 27th October – ADFA Training Event, led by James Mainwaring.
Thursday 22nd September – Review of Law changes, led by ADFA Tutors.