Capital District Referee Association (CD Ref) offers referee courses, for information please contact Michael Rennick, CDREF’s Instruction Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grade 8 USSF Referee Course 2018 in the Capital District
We are having the USSF Grade 8 Entry Level Referee course coming up in January 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 email@example.com , this should be done once you have registered online with ENY.
You must be at least fourteen (14) years old to register to take the course, the system will not allow younger.
The class dates are:
Saturday January 6, 2018, 9am to 5pm
Sunday January 7, 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 # 23239), 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:
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,
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 1010718
Save your printed completion of each Law for the first class.
Please email mail completed course application, uniform application to firstname.lastname@example.org, The uniform order should be email as soon as the registration process is completed. You may it mail to:
19 Debbie Marie Ct.
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Attn: USSF Referee Grade 8 Course
The size chart is the same as before:
Please complete the following:
Shirt size: ___________________________________________________________________
Shorts size: _________________________________________________________________
Referee Course Application
Last Name: __________________________________ First Name: _______________________________
City: _______________________________________State: __________________Zip: _______________
Phone (H): _____________________Cell: _________________Email: ____________________________
Date of Birth: ____________________ Start Date of Class: _____________________________________