NEW REFEREE TRAINING - 2019
Benicia Arsenal FC
Starting September 4th, the entry level course structure changed per mandate from the US Soccer Federation. The course now consists of 8-10 hours of online training at the U.S. Soccer Learning Center plus a single 3-hour field session.
The next nearby field session is being held on Monday, September 30th from 6:00pm to 9:00pm in Napa at Silverado Middle School.
You must be 13 years old to register for the course.
The course costs $75 which pays for your first year of registration with USSF. This must be paid online–cash and check are NOT accepted. There are NO walk-up registrations for this course.
Adults (18 yo+) wishing to take the course must pay for and pass a background check BEFORE they start the online component. The background check can take up to 5 days. PLAN ACCORDINGLY!
All participants must complete the online component at least 24 hours prior to the field session. This includes homework! ALSO PLAN ACCORDINGLY!
More details on how to Become a Referee can be found at CNRA.NET
A full list of Upcoming Courses can be found here.