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Referee Education

Grassroots virtual Referee Classes

PURPOSE

The purpose of the GR first time referee course is to prepare first time Grassroots referees to work in a competitive or recreational youth and amateur adult matches.

GOALS

The goal of the First Time Grassroot Referee course is to broaden a candidate’s understanding on how to:

  • Facilitate a fair, fun, and safe game for the players by enforcing and applying the Laws of the Game 
  • Make and clearly communicate decisions based on perception and interpretation of player’s actions 
  • Facilitate understanding and application the Laws of the Game for players and coaches 

OUTCOME

On successful completion of the course, candidates will receive a Grassroots Referee license for the current registration year. Once the license and badge are received, Grassroots referees can officiate competitive, small-sided or recreational youth and amateur adult matches.  

NEW GRASSROOTS REFEREE COURSE 10.31.21

Starts Oct 31, 2021   8:30 am Eastern Time, OH

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NEW GRASSROOTS REFEREE COURSE 11.14.21

Starts Nov 14, 2021    5:30 pm Eastern Time, OH

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