U.S. Soccer eliminated the mandatory in-person course requirement to recertify as a Grassroots Referee. The recertification process is completed entirely online.
Early registration period: August 1st, 2019 - January 20th, 2020 - $90
Late registration period: January 21st, 2020 - April 30th, 2020 - $105
· Create a profile in the U.S. Soccer Referee Learning Center
· Register for the Grassroots Recertification Online Course
o Note: If you are 18 years of age or older, you will not be able to register until the Background Check has been authorized.
· Once registered, click on the Assignments tab and complete the following:
o Grassroots Online Course
o 2020 Intro to Safe and Healthy Playing Environments
o 2020 Grassroots Referee Certification Quiz
Once all assignments are completed (they will say Satisfactory in the assignments tab) you will granted a Grassroots Referee license. This can be viewed and downloaded directly from your profile.