Competitive Referee: General Information
For those interested in refereeing competitive games, the first step is to attend a training clinic. If you are under age 16, you need to attend the Grade 9 clinic. Age 16 and older can attend the Grade 8 clinic if they desire.
Competitive (USSF) Referee: Certification Requirements
Complete information on how to become a referee is available at Rhode Island State Referee Committee
Registration through GameOfficials website
Competitive (USSF) Referee Recertification Requirements
For those who are already USSF referees, all recertification items (registration, test, training) must be completed by December 31. There is a $10 per month fine beginning in the new year.
All Grade 8 and Grade 9 referees must complete four hours of training sessions. The session schedule is available on SRC website or by logging in at GameOfficials.net This training can be done by attending any two of the 2-hour training sessions. There are field training sessions, classroom training sessions, and online training sessions
information contact the MYSC referee coordinator Ron Oard, click here for email
Fall Recreational Referee Training
Training is typically held the final two Thursdays in August before Labor Day weekend, from 5-6pm, at Wyatt Field. All fall referees must attend one of these two sessions. New referees must be 12 years of age by 1 September.
Referee Resources - click any of the following links for additional information