The MSRC is looking for people to become referees. The course schedule is now available on massref.net.
Minimum age for the course is 14, and we are looking for adults to take the course as well as kids.
Information on how to sign up, can be found at the following link: https://www.massref.net/becomeref.cfm
FYI – The Grade 8 Entry Level Certification Course is in three (3) parts:
1. Online Study Modules (approximately 4 – 6 hours’ work). To prepare for the Course, the modules MUST be completed a minimum 72 hours BEFORE classroom attendance
2. 8 Hours Classroom Attendance
3. A Test on the Laws of the Game – Completed in the Classroom Session – Passing Grade 80%
The Test at the end of the classroom session will be based on the pre-course study. All three (3) parts must be completed to Certify.
Details on how to access and complete the required pre-course online work, will be emailed to the address entered on the MassRef account, within 24 hours of sign up.
Mass Youth Soccer also requires ALL Referees, regardless of age, carry a Mass Ref photo ID to every game. All MassRef accounts must have a head & shoulders, full face, passport style photo uploaded.