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Saturday, October 10
Little League Western Region 2015-2016 Leadership Training Schedule

Little League Western Region offers many leadership training classes to help develop your Little League knowledge and sharpen your skills!  All training sessions are limited to adults 18 years of age or older. Clinic and Seminar Registration Begins October 1, 2015 - Register Early  - Space is limited.  

If you have any questions feel free to contact Western Region Little League at For registration, click here

Player Agent Seminar: (TBD) This full day seminar will provide the information and tools necessary to be an effective Player Agent at the local league level. Come meet others in your position and share ideas and thoughts about how to meet the needs of your league and the participants.

Chief Umpire Clinic (Train the Trainer): (January 8-10, 2016) This two part clinic is open to all members of local leagues and Districts (not only UICs) and is designed to provide information and tools on how to train your volunteers to train any level of Little League umpire. The clinic also includes a full day dedicated to the Recruiting, Retaining and Rewarding of your volunteer umpires at the local and District level. Course includes training materials, dormitory style housing and all meals. The clinic begins promptly on Friday at 7pm after a 6pm dinner provided by the Region.

Instruction Clinics: (Rules I: January 23-24, 2016) (Rules II: February 6-7, 2016) Completely revamped from the prior Power Point presentation model, this clinic is open to anyone who desires more knowledge of Little League rules. Attendees will participate in roundtables and discuss specific, actual game scenarios that illustrate the rules of the game. Managers, Coaches, Umpires, local league and District officials are encouraged to attend. Course includes training material, dormitory style housing and all meals. No gear necessary. The clinic begins promptly on Saturday at 8am after a 7am breakfast provided by the Region.

Umpire Mechanics Clinic: (February 5-7, 2016) This clinic will emphasize the on field experience and umpiring philosophy for local league as well as District umpires. Base and plate mechanics will be taught with an eye towards attendees learning new skills, removing some of the rust as the season approaches and bringing training information back to the leagues and Districts. This clinic begins promptly at 7pm on Friday after a 6pm dinner provided by the Region.

Mechanics Clinic Scorekeeper Workshop: (January 30, 2016) A one day training session for anyone interested in the tools and information necessary to keep score at any Little League level for baseball or softball. 

Scorekeepers Weeklong Umpire Academy (February 20-26, 2016) This Academy is designed for the volunteer Little League Umpire. It is a week of classroom and on the field training that delves into rule knowledge, mechanics, umpiring philosophy and game management. Includes training materials, dormitory style housing and all meals. Umpire gear is required (a very limited supply of equipment to borrow is available). Students are strongly urged to dress as an umpire during all sessions. This Academy begins promptly on Saturday at 7pm after a 6pm dinner provided by the Region. Dorm assignments for students will begin at 5:00pm. 





Saturday, October 10
Be the President Your League Needs you to Be

District 46 League Presidents,

Here is some important information to consider as you lead your league into the 2015-2016 Baseball Season. 

Saturday, October 10
Little League® Coffers Are a Prime Target for Embezzlers
District 46 Leagues, This is important information to consider as you are planning your 2015-2016 Baseball Season.  It is the responsibility of all the League Board Members to ensure financial controls are put in place. Click here for some good information to consider.