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If you received a 2021 badge/were certified for 2021, you need to complete recertification for 2022 between July 2021 and April 2022. You will not be able to referee after December 2021 until you complete recertification and receive your 2022 referee badge. There is no classroom or field training required for 2022 recertification.
TO START. Go to our Officials Management System (OMS): https://mdcvasrp.omgtsys.com
1. Select “Member Sign In.” Enter your username and password.
2. Select "Registration" on the Menu Bar at the top of the page.
3. Select "Register for a Clinic / Fitness Test."
4. On the next page, update your personal information.
5. On the next page, answer the "Yes/No" question and more questions will be revealed.
Select your Offical Type(s) and Registration Type. You can return to request other Official Types later.
Select Referee and Recertification.
6. On the next page, Reserve Course SA-02-0422-GRRCT.
7. Follow the directions to Checkout and pay the $85.00 by credit card.
Be sure to scroll down to the bottom of each page to be able to select the next page.
ONLINE LESSONS. There are six lessons to your recertification annual training:
1. 2022 Grassroots Refresher Assignment - USSF (45 minutes)
2. 2021 Law Changes - USSF (45 minutes) Included because many referees did not comlete the Law Changes last year.
3. 2021-2022 IFAB Law Changes
4. 2022 Grassroots Referee Recert Quiz (60 minutes)
DO NOT CREATE A NEW LOGIN AT THE LEARNING CENTER. YOU ALREADY HAVE ONE. Select "Log In" at the Learning Center. DO NOT SELECT "SIGN UP".
5. 2022 Learning Center Intro to Safety (15 minutes)
6. 2022 Learning Center SafeSport (15 minutes)
Complete the online lessons by selecting “Start” beside each lesson, in order.
Everyone must complete Lessons 1 – 5.
Lesson 6, SafeSport Training, is required for referees 18 years or older, or who are turning 18 during the 2022 calendar year. Lesson 6 will show "complete" for referees who are not 18 or not turning 18.
When you complete the online lessons, we can approve your 2022 referee certification. You will receive your 2022 badge by mail in about two weeks.
Revised JLUY 23, 2022