Here, referees of all performance levels (basic, advanced and top level) can find up-to-date IHF Rules of the Game explanations as well as various educational programmes for theoretical and practical referee training. For all referees, interesting rule tests with video clips are available.

Rule Explanations

Here, we present official IHF Rules of the Game explanations by means of educational films and presentations.


Referee Training

Here, you can find comprehensive education material for the training of referees on all levels (basic, advanced and top level).


Rule Experts

In this section, IHF rule experts Jürgen Scharoff and Hans-Peter Knabenhans answer your questions about the current Rules of the Game.


Rule Test

Test your knowledge of the Rules of the Game and get immediate feedback on your right or wrong answers.