Steamboat Springs Youth Soccer Association

New Referee Certification

HOW TO GET CERTIFIED (NEW REFS ONLY):

The 2 Part Process:


Part 1: Take Your Corresponding Online Course

Signup via GameOfficials

Part 2: Signup For Our Field Session

Signup via GameOfficials


PART 1:
Click on the below link:
https://coreferees.gameofficials.net/public/default.cfm
Click on the "New User?" on the left hand menu
Click on "I have NEVER BEEN registered"
Create your account
Note that your Date of Birth is very important as it determines the level at which you'll begin testing
Confirm the Terms of Service for SPay Inc. - this is how you'll get paid
Fill in the additional information on the next page - be sure to add a PHOTO!
Be sure to include a CELL/MOBILE number if available - text message alerts are a great tool
Subscribe to the emails
Hit "SAVE (Modify User)"

You should now be at your main page
Click on "Courses" on the left hand menu

If you are 14 or older, you'll take the GRADE 8 course PART 1
If you are under 14, you'll take the GRADE 9 course PART 1
If you are turning 14 prior to May 1, contact Brad at refs@steamboat-soccer.com

Important - your training video will give you an introduction to Game Officials. It's important that you pay attention to that portion so you'll know how to setup your payments, input availablity, accept games, etc...


PART 2:
Signup through your GameOfficials account is currently AVAILABLE.

The course time will say 4-9 pm on Friday, May 3rd. That's not accurate... it's a place holder.
The course will take place from 4-6pm on Friday May 3rd, then we'll meet again Saturday morning at 9am to complete the training and get you some game action (with mentors, helpers). You must attend both sessions!

How to sign up:
LOGIN to GameOfficials
Go to "Change Indentity" and be sure that you have "Current" by Num 1279 "CRA Referee Registration"
If not, hit "Switch"
On the left hand menu, click "Courses"
Select "Referee Courses"
Select "On Field Training Session (Grade 8 & 9) part 2"
Select 29299-OFT and Register for the course

If you have an questions, please contact Brad @ refs@steamboat-soccer.com or by phone at 561-385-0789.

 
Existing Referee Recertification

RECERTIFICATION TUTORIAL VIDEO (CURRENT/LAPSED REFS):

Need assistance or a refresher on how to recertify? No problem!
Watch this 2019 Recertification Video Tutorial
https://youtu.be/kf6biyZ1Lqs
Grade 9 Referees - If you have turned 14 since your initial Grade 9 certification, you will take the bridge course which should show up in your course menu (see how to get there in the above video).