Becoming a Grassroots Referee

Want to Become a Referee?

The United States Soccer Federation Grassroots Referee course consists of an online portion and an In-Person Field Training session. The field session is typically held on a weekend day. Students are required to complete all portions of the course in order to become a referee. The cost to become a US Soccer Grassroots Referee is $95.00, which includes basic referee equipment required for the In-Person Field Training session (flags, whistle, etc.).

Here are step-by-step instructions how to become certified as a
United States Soccer Federation Grassroots Referee:

Refund Policy

Click here to view the Maryland Refund Policy for Grassroots Referee Courses.