Upgrade Assessments Policy

All regional referee candidates must pass a minimum of one assessment as a grassoots referee before being permitted to attempt an upgrade assessment. 

  

Notice About Assessment Fees

** PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE SCHEDULING AN ASSESSMENT **

All amateur and youth games are $65 regardless of the game fee.  Enter this amount as your "Game Fee" in the request form.

Exceptions:

*USL PDL = $100; NPSL = $100; US Soccer Development Academy = $100; *CCL Pro-23 = $100

Assessments must be completed by June 30 to meet requirements for the following year's certification.  This means that assessments for your 2021 badge must be completed by June 30, 2020.

ALL members of the referee crew must present their USSF ID# to the assessor prior to any assessment game.

 

Assessment Request Form

TO REQUEST AN ASSESSMENT, THE FOLLOWING TWO STEPS MUST BE COMPLETED.

Step 1. 

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Top Division 1 Leagues For Regional Referee Assessments


The following MDCVSA adult leagues/divisions have been designated as "Top Division 1 Leagues" for assessment of referees attempting to upgrade to or maintain Regional Referee. 

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INFORMATION FOR ASSESSORS, REFEREE COACHES, AND MENTORS

Assessor Development Guidance Forms and Instructions

Assessors, the links below will access the instruction for Development and Guiandance as well as the required forms, click the links below:

Development and Guidance Form Instructions

Referee Development and Guidance Form (complete online)

 Referee Development and Guidance Form (paper)