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Instructions For New Referees

Please follow the instructions below for coaches and assistant coaches volunteers

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

2. COMPLETE CERTIFICATIONS

Take the AYSO's Safe Haven certification, Sudden Cardia Arrest and CDC: Concussion awareness.
a) Activate your AYSOU user account
Note: It takes 24 hours after you complete your volunteer application to have access to the AYSOU training portal.
b) Login to you Sports Connect account at here
c) After login, click on HOME, then AYSOU


Note: You will be automatically logged in the AYSOU site. If not, click on Login
  • After login at AYSOU, click on Online Courses


  • Click to Open Safe Haven Courses
  • Click Open to take the AYSO's Safe Haven course
  • Click Open to take the CDC Heads Up Concussion Training
  • Click Open to take the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Online Course


3. REFEREE TRAINING
Take the Regional Online Referee Training
  • Under Online Courses, click to Open to view the Refereeing Courses

  • Next click to open Regional Referee Training
  • Launch each module to complete the online training

4. SIGNUP FOR IN-PERSON REFEREE TRAINING
Sign up to attend the In-Person Course
Click here for the training schedule for the field portion of the course provided by Region 1031.
How to sign up for the In-Person course?
  • Login at www.aysou.org
  • Click In-Person Courses
  • Click Open to view Referee Instructor Led Courses
  • Scroll to Regional Referee Online Companion Course, Click Open

  • Next click on Sessions to view available courses

  • For courses hosted by our region, look for South LA Region 1031. 

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