Regional Referee Upgrade and Maintenance Assessment Policy

For upgrading to Regional Referee the Requirement for formal evaluation is as follows:

1.    One match as a referee on a competitive Youth U18/19 match. 
2.    One match as a referee on a competitive senior adult amateur Division 2 (D2) level match or above.  
3.    One match as a referee on a top-level, senior amateur, Division 1/Premier- level match or above.
4.    One match as an assistant referee (position AR1) on a top-level, senior amateur, Division 1/Premier- level match or above.

For Recertification as a Regional Referee the requirement for formal evaluation is as follows:
 
1.    One match as a referee on a competitive Youth U18/19 match.
2.    One match as a referee on a top-level, senior amateur, Division 1/Premier- level match or above.
3.    One match as an assistant referee (position AR1) on a top-level, senior amateur, Division 1/Premier- level match or above.

Click the Related Link to the right for "Referee Certification and Recertification Requirements" to view game counts and other requirements that must be completed to become a regional referee.

Grassroots referees are still encouraged to be assessed annually to see how they are performing.

Revised 4/25/2021