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How To Become A Referee

Want to Be a Referee at NFSC?

Are you/your child interested in becoming a referee??  If you are, you will need to take a course.  Below are the two options for courses.  Please read below to see which one suits you/your child.

Once you have registered and completed a course you are able to referee at any Club.  Some Clubs use the E2E system to schedule their refs, some do not.  

If you are interested in Refereeing with NFSC please contact our Referee in Chief, Gary Flanagan at so.nfsc@gmail.com.


COVID-19 Update - Match Official Accreditiation - Online

 

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Ontario Socccer has decided to conduct all Match Official Accreditation Courses online starting in May.

Click here to see the  Ontario Soccer Bulletin regarding Match Officials sent out April 3rd, 2020.


Student User Guide for Online Match Official Accreditation


Click here for the Student User Guide required for the Online Match Official Accreditation Courses

 

Click on the photo for the Student User Guide required for the Online Match Official Accreditation Courses. 

Please note you must be registered for a Match Official course through Ref Centre to use this guide.

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for Online Match Accreditation User Guide

Having trouble creating an account to do the Online Match Accreditation Course? Check these FAQs out for more assistance.


Small Sided Course

The Small Sided Game Course is for those who would like to become an accredited match official on 7v7 games and are 12 years of age (by March 31st of the current year) or older. Successful graduates are automatically registered with Ontario Soccer and do not have to register again until the following year. For step-by-step instructions on how to register, please follow the 'Course Sign Up Guide'.  

The Small Sided Course is based on the “Laws of the Small Sided Game – 7 v 7”

2020 Small-Sided Game Clinic

Date:  In Progress via ONLINE Learning

Deadline for Payment: Registration is now closed

Cost:  $90.00

 Please note:  This course is now being conducted online.  Updates will be emailed to all registered participants.  

Required:  Please bring a notebook/paper, pen/pencil, whistle, a coin, water/lunch/snacks and please dress appropriately for on-field training.

Please note:  The Small-Sided Game Course for NFSC will remain Private to allow our members 1st chance to register until Tuesday, March 10th.  After this date, it will be open Publicly for all to register.

2020 NFSC Small Sided and Entry Level Payment Registration

Registeration for the 2020 Small-Sided Game Course or Entry Level Course Clinics on the E2E Ref Centre Site must be completed first. Once that is completed, Payment can then be made via this link. Registration will not be complete unless full payment has been made by the deadlines assigned. Thank you!


Entry Level Course

The Entry Level Match Official Clinic is for those who would like to become an accredited match official for 9v9 and 11v11 games and are 14 years of age (by March 31st of the current year) and older. Successful graduates are automatically registered with Ontario Soccer and do not have to register again until the following year. For step-by-step instructions on how to register, please follow the 'Course Sign Up Guide'.  

2020 Entry Level Clinic

Date:  In Progress via ONLINE Learning

Deadline for payment and registration:  Registration is now closed

Cost:  $125.00

 Please note:  This course is now being conducted online.  Updates will be emailed to all registered participants.  

Required:  Please bring a notebook/paper, pen/pencil, whistle, a coin, flags, cards, water/snacks, and please dress appropriately for on-field training.

Pizza lunch will be offered.

Please note:  The Entry Level Course for NFSC will remain Private to allow our members 1st chance to register until Tuesday, March 10th.  After this date, it will be open Publicly for all to register.

2020 NFSC Small Sided and Entry Level Payment Registration

Registeration for the 2020 Small-Sided Game Course or Entry Level Course Clinics on the E2E Ref Centre Site must be completed first. Once that is completed, Payment can then be made via this link. Registration will not be complete unless full payment has been made by the deadlines assigned. Thank you!

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Want to participate in your local community? Become a  sponsor for Niagara Falls Soccer Club and support youth in your area.