HOW TO BECOME A REFEREE:
More details about the UFA Referee Program can be found here. Click here for FAQs. Below are the first steps.
How do I sign up for the UFA Referee Academy In-House Program?
Referee Certification Courses
In order to complete the 2022 Grassroots Referee certification the following THREE (3) steps must be completed:
Step #1: Register at the link above and complete ALL online assignments associated with the US Soccer Learning Center 2022 Grassroots Referee course. After registering, in the Assignments Tab you will find the following assignments that must be 100% completed BE
Step #2: Attend the New Referee Field Training Event (FTE) (4 hours). The date and location of the field session are in the course details. If you miss the FTE, you will be transferred to a general holding course in the LC and you will need to attend a different FTE.
Step #3: After completing everything in the Assignments Tab and attending the FTE, you must attend ONE (1) Virtual Zoom session (1 hour) to finalize your certification.
Sign up at Game Officials, set up your GoPay account and complete a W-9 Form and submit to Tammy Hlebec by fax at (844) 468-6832 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.