Capital District Referee Association (CD Ref) offers referee courses, for information please contact Michael Rennick, CDREF’s Instruction Coordinator, at mrennic1@nycap.rr.com.

Application for new Courses for Grade 8 referees below is now open. 

All new referees need to be at least 15 years of age to register for the course

Grade 8 USSF Referee Course 2017-18 in the Capital District

This course is an 18 hour course of which some of the hours are done online by the students, you required to attend all 14 hours of class time to qualify and must complete the on-line course work before the first the first class. The course cost is$170.00, which includes the uniform make check/money order out to CD-Ref . You will also have to pay your local registration on the first day of class or send it in with the application and uniform size form, that check is be made out to CDREF for $30.00. 

You must be fifteen years old to take the course.

Please email Mike Rennick at instructor.cdref@gmail.com or mrennic1@nycap.rr.com with interest and to receive application forms.

Course dates and Location dates

Dear prospective referee candidates:

We are holding our next referee class on December 15 and 16 , 2018 at the CDYSL office, the attached document is the detail information you need to log into and register for this class. You can only register for this course on-line and pay for this course on-line. The information about the uniform is extremely important and needed to me by December 5, 2018. This class is limited to 20 members and the registration closes. The course cost $170.00 which includes a full two uniform shirt and starter kit, this is mandatory by Eastern New York Referee association, no exceptions. There is an on-line portion of this course that is required by US Soccer, it must be completed prior to the first class, we receive the updates on who is viewing the US Soccer on-line. You must observe and answer the questions at the end of each module and print the final results of completion of the module.

Please take advantage of this if you are serious about attending the course.

Thank you,

Michael Rennick

ENY Capital District Instructor Co-Ordinator

 

 

THE FOLLOWING DATE IS CURRENTLY FULL. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES AS WE WILL BE ADDING MORE DATES ONCE ROOMS AND DATES ARE SECURED. THANKS FOR YOUR PATIENCE.

Grade 8 USSF Referee Course 2018 in the Capital District

We are having the USSF Grade 8 Entry Level Referee course coming up in December 15 & 16 2018. This course is an 18-hour course of which some of the hours are done online by the students, you required to attend all 14 hours of class time to qualify and must complete the on-line course work before the first the first class. The course cost is $170.00, which includes the uniform kit, this is paid online when registering for the class. Once registered for the class, which also does a RISK Management in the application and USSF registration, you must email the application and uniform form below the uniform size to me.  You will also have to pay your local registration on the first day of class, that check is be made out to CDREF for $30.00. We will need the application and uniform size form scan in and sent back to me via email mrennic1@nycap.rr.com , this should be done once you have registered online with ENY.

 You must be fourteen years by to register to take the course, the system will not allow younger.

The class dates are:

Saturday December 15, 2018, 9am to 5pm 

Sunday   December 16, 2018, 9am to 5pm

You must attend all hours to complete the course.

The classes are held at the CDYSL Office in Colonie, 19 Aviation Road, Suite 9
Albany, NY 12205.

Eastern NY has a new way of registering for this, it is done online using the US Officials web site:

Since it is a course for new officials, all candidates must log onto enysra.gameofficials.net and sign on as a new user under Group 1571 (if they don't have a Game Officials username/password already). You then create their user profile (personal information, login information, contact information, etc.). Once you have this set up, go to Referee courses and select the course number (course #  27625 ), click on that number and register for the course. There are 2 handouts - one for registration, the other for course sign-up. The link for the latter is attached; the link for the former is below:

http://media-3.gameofficials.net/2018_Resertification_Step_by_Step_Guide_3.pdf

Upon completion of the online registration and online payment, the course requires that you take the US Soccer on-line portion prior to the start of class with verification.    

Please start observing all the 17 modules.

The code to log into the US Soccer Grade 8 modules are the as follows:

Go to this URL,

http://www.ussoccer.com/Referees/Resource-Center/Online-Training/Grade-8-Referee-Course.aspx

Once there, double click on the Introduction or Law 1 and it brings you to a log-on screen,

 

FIRST NAME ---> Your name

LAST NAME   ---> Your name

EMAIL       ---> Your Email Address

STATE Association ----> New York East

Clinic Number is 112158

Save your printed completion of each Law for the first class.

THIS IS VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION NEEDED BELOW, DO IT SAME TIME YOU REGISTER

Please scan and email completed course application, uniform application to mrennic1@nycap.rr.com, The uniform order should be email as soon as the registration process is completed. 

Attn:  USSF Referee Grade 8 Course

The size chart is the same as before:

 

 

 

YLG

SM

MED

LG

XL

XXL

Shirt – Chest size

 

up to 34"

36" - 38"

38" - 40"

40" - 42"

44" - 46"

48+ "

                

                                

 

YLG

SM

MED

LG

XL

XXL

Short – Waist size

 

24" - 26"

28" - 30"

32" - 34"

36" - 38"

40" - 42"

44 + "

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please complete the following:

Name: ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­____________________________

Shirt size: _______________

Shorts size: ______________

Email: _______________________________________

           

                  Referee Course Application

 

Last Name:_______________________ First Name:____________________________

 Address:_______________________________________________________________

 City:________________________State:___________________Zip:_______________

 Phone (H):_________________Cell:______________Email:_____________________

 Date of Birth: _______________ Start Date of Class: ____________________

 

You must attend all hours to complete the course.

____________________________________________________________________________________________

Important

Eastern NY has a new way of registering for this, it is done online using the US Game Officials web site:

Since it is a course for new officials, all candidates must log onto enysra.gameofficials.net and sign on as a new user under Group 1571(if they don’t have a Game Officials username/password already). You then create their user profile (personal information, login information, contact information, etc.). Once you have this set up, go to Referee courses and select the course number (course #24751 ), click on that number and register for the course. There are 2 handouts – one for registration, the other for course sign-up. The link for the latter is attached; the link for the former is below:

http://media-3.gameofficials.net/2018_Resertification_Step_by_Step_Guide_3.pdf

The course requires that you take the on-line portion prior to the start of class with verification, once the application and course fee is received, you will receive the logon and pass code to the USSF site to start the Grade 8 course. The course also now includes the two shirt uniform package which now is mandatory for all Eastern NY referees taking this course.  Email Mike Rennick at instructor.cdref@gmail.com and mrennic1@nycap.rr.com

Please mail completed course application and uniform information form which can be found in the News section and mail the forms and a check for $170.00 made out to CD-Ref to:

Michael Rennick

19 Debbie Marie Ct.

Niskayuna, NY 12309

Attn:  USSF Referee Grade 8 Course