EBU online training course
Having qualified as a Club director, with results that seem to have turned out reasonably satisfactorily for myself and my club, I thought I'd take a look at the EBU C course (https://www.ebu.co.uk/documents/laws-and-ethics/td-training/test-paper-2017.pdf) with a view to maybe qualifying as a County director.
Most instructive. Couple of random thoughts:
The answer to Situation 25 quotes laws 6F2(a) and7E4(a) but doesn't actually say what the TD is expected to do about it - maybe this would be useful?
Situation 27: "Your club uses travellers. When you arrive home and start to do the scoring, you find, Board 18 (N/S vulnerable): N/S scored -100 for 2S-2".
Answer given is: "–100 is a valid score, so even though it says 2S-2, custom and practice says [sic] you go with the
Seems to me your first course should be to contact as many as possible of the players concerned to find out the actual result (-1=100 or -2=200), so as to get the correct score if possible. Surely most club directors will have access to quite a few of the club members' contact details. (And if you get to penalise them a couple of MPs for incorrect scoring, so much the better).