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Please follow the instructions below for REFEREE volunteers

1. REGISTER AS A VOLUNTEER
Sign up online as a volunteer 
  • Go here for instructions on how to sign up as volunteer
NOTE: If you have already completed a volunteer application, go to step 2
2. COMPLETE CERTIFICATIONS

Take the AYSO's Safe Haven certification, Sudden Cardia Arrest CDC: Concussion awareness and SafeSport. 

Once you have created your volunteer application, you will be able to access the training portal
  • Click on AYSOU
  • Once at the training portal. click on Training Library
  • Click on Safe Haven for the Safe Haven courses
 Look for Safe Haven Courses. click VIEW COURSES. There you will find the course below

  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest - Online
  • CDC Concussion Awareness 
  • AYSO's Safe Haven - Online


  • SafeSport
Use the link below to complete the SafeSport certification

3. REFEREE TRAINING
Take the Online REFEREE Training
In the training library, Look for Refereeing. select VIEW COURSES 
Enroll in Regional Referee - Online + In-Person Companion Course (2 Part Bundle)



4. SIGNUP FOR IN-PERSON REFEREE TRAINING
Sign up to attend the In-Person Coaching Course 
Select Training Event
You will see a calendar with upcoming Regional Referee course, in-person events. 
- Select the desired course
- Click on Enroll



NOTE: You can attend any course offered by other AYSO regions. Some neighboring regions may charge for the course they offer to outside volunteers. The region will reimburse you in that case. Forward your receipt to our Referee Administrator Nichole Wade, refadmin@ayso1031.org