Referee grade levels and certification requirements for Vermont:
Grade 9 - Referee
The purpose of the Grade 9 Referee Course is to prepare officials for the small sided and recreational youth game. Click here to view the Grade 9 certification requirements.
** All potential referees candidates must complete this course first.
Grade 8 - Referee
The purpose of the Grade 8 Referee Course is to prepare officials for the competitive youth game (U19 and below). Click here to view the Grade 8 certification requirements.
Grade 7 - Referee
The purpose of the Grade 7 Referee Course is to prepare officials for the amateur adult game. Click here to view the Grade 7 certification requirements.
Grade 6 - State Referee
The purpose of the Grade 6 State Referee Course is to prepare officials for the most competitive matches within Vermont and the region. Click here to view the Grade 6 certification requirements.
The schedule for 2014-2015 recertification and certification courses has been posted for certification classes beginning in January 2015. For the 2015 Referee Course Schedule please click here.
All courses (certification & recertification) are $55.
To register for a course click here
If you are a returning referee, login using R plus your Referee ID number as the User ID (i.e. R2013444455551234) and your last name as your password.
If you are a new referee click "New User" to create an account.
Once you are signed in, click on the Referee tab
Then click on the "Referee" link
Then click the "click here to register" link
*If 2015 is your first year of refereeing, you must sign up for a Grade 9 course.
Enter and/or review all of your personal information, especially your email address. Select the Recertification or Certification course you plan to attend. Pay the fee with a credit card and click continue. You will receive an email verifying you've signed up.
If you have any questions or concerns, contact the State Referee Adminsitrator, Stephen Lunna at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SRA (State Referee Administrator) - Stephen Lunna
SDI (State Director of Instruction) - Andy Gringas
SDA (State Director of Assessment) - Craig Iverson
SYRA (State Youth Referee Administrator) - Bud Laudenslager