NEB believes in the continual growth of our officials. We are dedicated to our umpires’ career and skills growth and providing advancement opportunities.
West Coast Umpire Camps
NEB supports the joint venture between Eric Nakagawa and Michael Wraa, two Northern California sports assigners and officials, creating the West Coast Umpire Camps (WCUC) to provide affordable, fun and professional umpire training environments.
WCUC's Inaugural Reno 3-umpire Camp was: September 12-15, 2019
WCUC conducted a (tuition-free) Virtual Umpire Clinic in January, 2021. This 3-day clinic had 452 attendees, and included umpires from 16 international countries.
Black and Blue Umpire Camps
NEB supports the Black and Blue Umpire Camps as one of the premier umpire training programs in the Western United States.
Umpire Training Institute
NEB also supports the Umpire Training Institute and their creation of a reliable and consistent foundation of umpire training that leads to a lifelong umpire learning experience.