National Sports Association (Main Body for Billiards, Pool & Snooker)



Cuesports Singapore is planning to conduct and accredit Grade C referees and would like to invite you to submit your application to attend this course if you are interested in becoming a Grade C Referee.


The Course details and requirements are as follows:

Fee per candidate: $100 for non-students and $50 for students

Course dates:

23, 24 July 2022 (10am onwards – All Day)


Cuesports Academy, Katong Shopping Centre

Deadline for submission:

1 July 2022

Kindly email the attached application form with valid student ID (if any) to Cuesports Singapore at sdm@cuesports.org.sg. All applications shall be subject of approval of Cuesports Singapore. 

Approved applicant informed by:

9 July 22

Full payment shall be made by successful applicants by Paynow via UEN S65SS0011D790 or to DBS

Current Account 004-007579-0 via Bank transfer by 16 July 2022 in order to participate in the course.

(Please snapshot the receipt or proof of payment and email it to cue@cuesports.org.sg  cc: sdm@cuesports.org.sg)


Course duration

Two days (estimated 6-8 hours per day with breaks) comprising of:

  1. theory instructions on the rules of Snooker
  2. theory instructions on the rules of English Billiards
  3. theory instructions on the rules of 8, 9 and 10 ball pool
  4. overall theory revision


Tests format

  1. Written theory test. 100 multiple choice questions to be answered within 90 minutes.
    1. 50 questions on the rules of Snooker.
    2. 20 questions on the rules of English Billiards.
    3. 30 questions on the rules of 8, 9 and 10 ball Pool.
    4. Test will be conducted within 2 weeks after the completion of the course.
  2. Practical tests.
    1. Candidates should have passed the written theory test before being eligible to sit for any practical tests.
    2. 1 x Snooker match refereeing.
    3. 1 x either 8, 9 or 10 ball Pool match refereeing,
    4. Tests will be conducted as soon possible depending on match availability.

Please note that the theory and practical tests will be conducted after the course ends on 24 July 2022.

Passing criteria

Candidates who have passed both the written theory and practical tests prescribed above shall be deemed as having met the requirements to qualify as a Cuesports Singapore C grade referee.

Candidates who failed to achieve a pass in their written theory or practical tests after their re-sit attempt will be required to retake in the next available course/examination date


Referee Course 2022 – Registration Form.docx