Emeritus Referee Recertification

Annual Requirements

  1. Laws of the Game Test: Online through Learning Center
  2. Fitness Test: No annual requirement
  3. Practical Evaluation: No annual requirement

Registration

ALL Emeritus Referees MUST create an account in the U.S. Soccer Learning Center. Once this is done, your previous registration information will be automatically loaded.

STEP 1: SIGN UP IN THE LEARNING CENTER

  1. Navigate to learning.ussoccer.com/referee
  2. Select “Sign Up” in the upper right corner
  3. Enter your information. (The Learning Center will attempt to identify currently registered referees by first name, last name, date of birth, and/or email address)

STEP 2: COMPLETE THE BACKGROUND CHECK (18+)

During the recertification process outlined below, you will be prompted to complete a background check. This can take up to 5 days to process, so please get it done immediately. These background checks will only need to be completed every other year. (Background checks from other organizations like CalNorth, US Club, etc. will not qualify.)

STEP 3: RE-CERTIFY

  1. Select “Courses” on the top navigation bar: The system will automatically load the Available Courses menu upon arrival.
  2. In the menu on the left side of the screen, select Emeritus Referee Courses
  3. Click “Go to Course List
  4. Select “National Courses” or “Regional Courses” based on your current grade level
  5. Complete the online training, test, and background check requirements
  6. Once payment is processed, your registration will be complete
  7. Your badge will be mailed to you

Should you need any assistance with registration, email the CNRA Registrar.