BECOMING A REFEREE
This year is going to be the quickest, easiest, and cheapest for people to become a USSF Certified Youth Soccer Referee.
STEP 1: US Soccer Learning Center (online- self paced) must complete the following requirements.
- Introduction to Safe and Healthy Playing Environments – 1 hr.
- SafeSport (if 18 years or older)- 1 hr.
- Online Grassroots Referee Course Module – 4.5 hr.
- First Time Grassroots Referee Quiz - 45 mins.
- U.S. Soccer Federation Gold Standard NCSI Background Check (if 18 years or older)
STEP 2: Attend ONE Virtual Training Session: (TFTS): 3 Hours
STEP 3: Contact us at email@example.com to let us know you have completed all requirements and would like to be added to our roster of referees. If you are interested in officiating club soccer as well, we will help you get in touch with the correct contacts.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
- US Soccer Online Class: $50
- NCSI Background Check: $30
- Basic Uniform Referee Kit: $60
- Referee will earn back the startup cost ($140) after working 4-5 games
WE NEED YOU!!
- Referee numbers are down, number of games is up.
- The average youth referee makes $20-$30 dollar an hour.
READY TO SIGN UP?