FCYSL Referees


How to Get Games with FCYSL

     •  Get on the FCYSL Referee list

     •  Game Assignment Procedure

     •  Pay Rates

     •  W9 Form Information

  

Information for New Referees

     •  General Information

  

Referee Classes

Grade 9 Entry Class

The Entry Class for R9 is designed for persons under 15 years of age. It has two parts, an online session and a classroom/field session that focuses on how to officiate. Both sessions are required.

Grade 8 Entry Class

The Entry Class for R8 is designed for persons 15 years of age and older as of the date of the class. It is for new referees and upgrading R9s. It has two parts, an online session and a classroom/field session that focuses on how to officiate. Both sessions are required. The online session must be done first and can be done at any time. Allow 2 - 6 hours to complete.

Recertification Class

The 2017 Recertification course has four parts: A review of the Laws of the Game video presentations, highlights of the 2016-2017 Laws of the Game changes, and the Grade 8 test are all online. The online work must be completed before attending the classroom session.

Referee Resources

Misconduct Forms

Georgia Soccer Youth Misconduct

Use this form to report misconduct or injury on a RIAS, Classic,  Athena or Academy game

FCYSL Misconduct/Injury

Use this form to report misconduct or injury on a FCYSL Recreation game up to U14.

Laws Of The Game

     •  IFAB/FIFA

     •  Georgia Youth Rules

     •  FCYSL/AFC Lightning Small Sided Rules

  

Referee Education & Discussion

     •  US Soccer Referee Resources

     •  In The Opinion of the Referee

     •  Soccer Referee USA


Concussion Information

Click here for information from the CDC about Concussion Information for Youth Sports Officials (PDF format).