Little League West Region: Clinics

Tuesday, September 29
2016 CLINICS

Starting October 1, 2015 registration for the 2016 Clinics will be available. Below are the dates and descriptions for the clinics that will be open at our location. If you have any questions feel free to contact us at westregion@littleleague.org. 

Player Agent Seminar: 

There will not be a Player Agent Seminar this year. Please check with your local district for possible clinics in your area. 

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

Registration Link - UIC Training

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.

Registration Link - Instruction Clinic IInstruction Clinic II 

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.

Registration Link - 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.

Registration Link - 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.  

This clinic is full, however, if you would like to be placed on the waiting list please contact Cheryl Robinson at westregion@littleleague.org. 

Registration Link - Umpire Academy USUmpire Academy Canada 



Thursday, October 1
2016 OUTREACH CLINICS

Below is a list of the Outreach Clinics that will be taking place for the 2016 season. Check back for updates in regards to dates, times, and locations.

Oceanside, CA - January 23-24, click here for more information 

SoCal - 90 Foot Clinic Feb. 12-13 click here for more information

NoCal Section 5-Feb. 27-28

Yuba City-March 4-6

Arizona-Ahwatukee/Chandler, March 11-13 click here for more information

Portand-March 11th - 13th, click here CLASS FULL

Washington- 90 Foot Outreach Clinic April 1-3, click here for more information



Saturday, September 29
CLINIC CANCELLATION POLICY

Regional Clinic Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be received 10 business days prior to the start of the clinic or seminar. All cancellations must be received in writing via email at WestRegion@LittleLeague.org or by faxing the request to (909) 887-6135.



Saturday, September 29
CLINIC REFUND POLICY

Regional Clinic Refund Policy
In order to qualify for a refund, a cancellation must be recieved in writing 10 business days prior to the start of the clinic or seminar. Refunds will be less the online administration fees. Refunds will only be issued in the form of a check and will be mailed in approximately 6 weeks.



Wednesday, December 29
"BIG AL" COACHING CLINICS
Big Al Logo

Little League International is pleased to announce an enhancement to its volunteer coaches training programs with the addition of “Big Al Baseball” Clinics and several new tools, materials and resources. In 2011 many Little League districts and leagues across North America will have the opportunity to participate in the clinic series. More

If you would like to host a clinic please contact Big Al directly at al@bigabaseball.com.

If you want to find out where Big Al will be holding his clinics this season, click on the following link http://www.littleleague.org/leagueofficers/clinics.htm