On this page you can discover everything about the Introduction to Statistics course and even sign up to our online Introduction to Statistics course.

Provides an introduction to statistics and use of FIBA LiveStats software for recording statistics during games. This online course gives you an insight into statistics, why they are important, the various criteria and the use of FIBA LiveStats software.

Successful completion of this course will help prepare you to record statistics in Basketball England's NBL competitions. Practice in other games is strongly recommended before attempting NBL games.

You will need access to a laptop or computer to complete this course. It is strongly recommended that you download FIBA Live Stats version 7 (link below) prior to signing up to this course, to ensure your device can operate it (N.B. the software does not work on Apple devices).

Each candidate who signs up to our online course will receive a 10% discount (valid for one purchase) on officiating products in our online shop.

Once you have signed up, candidates will receive access to the online learning by the end of the next working day.

Expected duration: 4 hours

Pre-requisite: Some basketball knowledge

Recommended minimum age: 14 years

Cost: £30

Online module requirements: You will be required to complete the first half of the practice game within the course and upload your Box Score to pass the course.

Certification: Upon completion of the Hive Learning modules and after successful completion of the box score, you will receive an e-certificate.