Has your young ballplayer ever been interested in becoming an umpire? It's a great way to earn some extra money and learn more about the great game of Baseball. The Nanaimo Minor Baseball Association is looking for new umpires for the upcoming season. The youngest age group for umpire training is 11 years old.

Umpire training is provided through BC Baseball Umpire Association (BCBUA). Training is 2 part. Online Training modules and In-person clinics held throughout BC. The In-person clinics are open to anyone from all areas regardless of where your actual baseball association is located. Please see below for more information and links.


The first step in the Umpire Training process is to register with BCBUA and pay your registration fee. Please note that BCBUA fees will reimbursed with the first payment after a player has umpired their first game of the season

Use the button below to navigate to the BCBUA Registration information and fees.

The second step in the Umpire Training is to register for the online clinic and in-person clinic you wish to attend.

Use the buttons below for the Online Training information and to find an In-person Clinic that you wish to attend. Remember, you do not have to live in the city that is hosting the in-person clinics in order to attend them.

KISSIMMEE, FL - JANUARY 27:  A student makes a call in a simulated baseball game during the Jim Evans Academy of Professional Umpiring on January 27, 2011 at the Houston Astros Spring Training Complex  in Kissimmee, Florida.  Jim Evans was a Major League Umpire for 28 years that included umpiring four World Series.  Many of his students have gone on to work on all levels of baseball including the Major Leagues.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)



March 5, 2023  |  9:00am - 12:30pm
Wellington Secondary School
3135 Mexicana Road, Nanaimo, V9T 2W8


March 5, 2023  |  1:00pm - 4:30pm
Wellington Secondary School
3135 Mexicana Road, Nanaimo, V9T 2W8

For more information please contact Jamie Kungel, NMBA Umpire-in-Chief