DUE TO COVID 19 IN PERSON REQUIREMENTS WILL BE DONE VIRTUALLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
COURSE CANCELLATION POLICY: NO REFUNDS BUT will TRANSFER FEES to next available course.
MUST contact ISRC Office to transfer fees.
(FAQ's include Age requirement, profile missing license history, background checks, online assignments, and other important questions)
ELIGIBILITY - Must be 13 years or older
Click here for requirements and instructions for New Grassroots Referees
Click here for requirements and instructions for Recertifying Grassroots Referees
Recreational Referee Clinics are no longer available per US Soccer. Current Grade 9 referees are now required to take a Grassroots course.
2021 Clinic Request Form No Clinic will be posted until the person requesting the clinic has reviewed the form with the ISRC Office.
GRASSROOTS Entry and Recertification Courses are designed for any Competitive (Travel) clubs or leagues affiliated with USSF. To be affiliated with US Soccer, you must be affiliated with one of the following:
Illinois Youth Soccer Association (IYSA - Youth): http://www.illinoisyouthsoccer.org/
Illinois State Soccer Association (ISSA - Adult): http://www.illinoissoccer.org/
US Club Soccer: http://usclubsoccer.org/
Any USSF affiliated club or league wishing to host an Entry or Recertification Level Referee Clinic may do so by contacting our office at firstname.lastname@example.org