BASC regularly offers referee training & assists in coordinating higher level assesments
Direct all referee training questions to BASC Area Referee: firstname.lastname@example.org
The referee classification system has changed. Please see below for the new classifications and links to register to become a first time referee or to recertify. Click here for details of the changes.
Mandatory Referee Meeting
Friday, August 30, 2019
BASC Banquet Room
Upcoming Referee Classes
Grassroots Course (All New Referees / Minimum Age - 13 years old)
This is now the first course that needs to be taken in order to become a referee. It is divided into three sections.
- Online Grassroots Course at the US Soccer Online Learning Center (approx. 4-5 hours)
- In-Person Grassroots Classroom Session (3 hours)
- In-Person Grassroots Field Session (2 hours)
The Online Grassroots Course at the US Soccer Online Learning Center has to be completed before you can register for the in-person class. Click here to register.
- Click "Sign Up" to begin creating your referee profile.
- Once you are signed up and logged in, choose "Courses" from the top menu.
- On the "Courses" page, click the "Available Courses" tab.
- Under "Grassroots Courses" select "Online Course" and then "Proceed to Registration"
- The Online Grassroots Course is $20.
- Once you have completed the Online course, print your completion certificate to take to the in-person course.
- YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND AN IN-PERSON COURSE WITHOUT PROOF OF COMPLETION OF THE ONLINE COURSE
The In-Person Grassroots Classroom Session is the next step after you complete the online grassroots course. You will enroll for both the classroom and field sessions at the same time and must attend both at the same In-Person course.
BASC will be hosting the following In-Person course:
- August 17, 2019
- Click here to register.
- Classroom Session: 9am - 12pm
- Field Session: 1pm - 3pm
2020 Grassroots Referee Recertification (previous grades 9/8/7)
BASC will host the following Re-Cert Class:
- August 15, 2019
- Click here to register
- 6pm - 9pm
Class Location: BA Youth Sports Building, 1001 South Main Street.