All USSF referee instruction in Ohio North is managed (coordinated) by the State Director of Instruction (SDI). The SDI is currently Bill Nest. The SDI is responsible for coordinating all USSF certified referee instruction in OHN including Entry Level referee clinics, Bridge clinics, Recertification clinics, Upgrade clinics and the state level Intermediate or Advanced clinics that are held every year.
Return to Competition Guidelines For Referees (Updated 8/20/2020) ALL REFEREES MUST FOLLOW THE US Soccer, CDC, and State of Ohio guidelines regarding COVID-19 Pandemic. Please click on (Read More) below for OSSRC recommendations: Read More > Posted: 2020-08-16
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Visit the Ohio North State Referee Committee and click on “Become a Referee” for the latest information about available courses and registration. Once you complete the training modules, in-class training and and testing, you will receive your “patch”.
Courses. New Referee Course Online _START HERE_. -START HERE- Online course requirement for new referees to be certified and registered with US Soccer through the Ohio North State Referee Committee. This course must be completed before students can register and attend a new referee clinic. 1. Click a Course Type below to view all Approved Courses.
Classification of Officials: Class 1 – Eligible to officiate all levels. Class 2 – Eligible to officiate all levels of contests except varsity contests in football, basketball, baseball, softball, and the Referee position in volleyball. Class 3 – Restricted to 7th, 8th and 9th grade.
State Referee Administrator Ken Baldeosingh 8969 Cedargate Pl Dayton, Ohio 45424 937-545-6864 email@example.com
Western Ohio Soccer Officials Association - WOSOA. Concussion Training: Effective April 26, 2013, Ohio HB143 requires youth and high school referees to complete a concussion awareness training course. The National Federation of High Schools offers a free course that meets the Ohio requirement. Take the 25 minute course at NFHSLearn.com.
To referee high school sports in Ohio, you must be 18-years old. You should expect to pay an entry fee along with a yearly dues assessment. The entry fee generally covers the cost of rule books, study material and, in some cases, classroom instruction.