How To Become A Referee

How to Become a Referee

Current Registration Year: 2014

Requirements:

1.) Need to register and pay your USSF fees.
2.) Complete an online course module.
3.) Register and pay to attend a Field training.

 Note: Reference to grade(s) pertains solely to the referee aspects and do not coincide with school grades. Should you need to find out more about about the different grades, click here.

- Grade 9 allows you to referee recreational youth matches
          o No minimum age requirement
          o No experience needed
          o Take the necessary hours of instruction
          o Pass the test that measures comprehension

- Grade 8 allows you to referee all youth games both competitive and recreational

          o No minimum age requirement
          o No experience needed
          o Take the necessary hours of training
          o Pass the online test that measures comprehension

Important Notes:
** Most courses are during the summer, but there are other few throughout the year.
** Courses are posted and administered by Cal South
** Upon completion of a course, you will become eligible to be assigned to affiliated games played under Cal South's jurisdiction.

  

Step 1: Register online for the current year's USSF Registration 

Enter your username and password 
- If you are already a Cal South player, parent, coach or administrator, please enter your current username & password . Do not create a new profile.

 

Step 2: Find and register for an Entry-Level Clinic

Finding an entry-level clinic:
- Click on the "Event Type" drop-down menu, select "Referee Course" followed by clicking "Search".
- Click on the clinic of choice to read Event Description
- Click on "Register" button at the bottom of the clinic page

  

For questions and concerns, please contact Laura Dudoit at refereeregistration@calsouth.com or any of the Cal South Committee Members. They are here to assist you.