Get Into Refereeing
Making it Official
Have You Sat At Home Watching Football And Wonder How Or Why Decisions Are Made?Well, people of all ages, genders, races and abilities are now getting into refereeing.
For current and potential new officials, refereeing is a great way to:
- Keep involved in the game you love
- Remain involved in the game after retirement or injury
- Play a vital role in ensuring players understand the laws and enjoy the game
- Increase participation in the sport
- Make new and lasting friends
The FA Basic Referee Course
Full Basic Referee Course. The East Riding FA holds several courses throughout the year and will involve practical training followed by a test on the Laws of Association Football and an examination which involves watching a theory DVD.
The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.