Clinics

  

ISRC REFEREE AGE REQUIREMENT

Any new Referee MUST be 12 years old by March 31, 2017

(While ISRC's age requirement is 12, many Clubs require referees to be 14.  If you are under 14, please check with your local Club/s before signing up for a clinic)

                              

2017 New/Entry Clinics have been completed - we will start posting for 2018 in late October/early November.

CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • NEW REFEREES should print and read the link to the left "How to CREATE AN ACCOUNT. . ." before starting the process.

  • In addition to attending the appropriate clinic, click HERE for links for the following requirments (Background Check; Concussion Awareness Training; US Soccer Registration Form; On-line Training Modules)

  PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING!!! 

LATE ARRIVAL OR EARLY DEPARTURE:

  • May not arrive late or leave early - NO exceptions!

LAPSE in REGISTRATION:

  • Anyone who lets their US Soccer registration lapse 3 years MUST take Entry Level clinic.
  • Recertification Clinic will NOT qualify and you will NOT be certified.


REFEREE GRADES

Refers to US Soccer REFEREE Grade NOT School Grade.

NEW/ENTRY REFEREES:

  • Required to take "Referee Clinic - Entry Only".   Certifies you as a Grade 8 Referee upon successful completion of clinic.
  • Eligible Grades: New Referees (Never been certified) OR Grade 9 Recreational Referees wishing to move up to Grade 8.
  • May take 1-Day Entry (with mandatory online modules) OR 2-Day Entry (modules not required)
  • Click on "Clinic Schedule" link to the left for dates and locations.


GRADE 8 Recertifying Referees:

  • Required to take "Referee Clinic - Recertification Only".
  • NOT eligible for "Referee Clinic - Intermediate".
  • Click on "Clinic Schedule" link to the left on left for dates and locations.

 

Recreational Referees (Grade 9 - Clinics NOT posted on website):

  • MUST take a Grade 9 Recreational Clinic for both entry level and recertification).  Certifies you as a Grade 9 Recreational Referee ONLY!
  • Clinics are hosted by IYSA affiliated REC leagues.
  • If interested, check with your local Club to determine if they have a recreational league affiliated with IYSA, and if they plan to host a recreational clinic.
  • "Referee Clinic - Entry Only" required to move up to a Grade 8 Referee.