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Please note: Registration for 2016 is complete.  If you have not recertified for 2016 you will unfortunately have to wait until recertification starts for 2017 and will not be able to referee until at least Jan. 1, 2017.

Grade 8 Annual Recertification:
All registrations and class signups are now done in GameOfficials, please go there for schedule and sign up.  Sessions for 2017 recertification are currently posted with more being added.  The final IST session for 2017 re-certification will be held on Apr. 7 in Londonderry.  After that IST session, it will not longer be possible to recertify for 2017 and you will have to wait at least until Jan. 1, 2018 if you are interested in refereeing again.

Click here to access information on how to sign up for an IST.

If you have any questions please contact the State Director of Instruction at:   

Grade 5, Grade 6 and Grade 7 Recertification Sessions

These advanced sessions are focused on officiating adult games and advanced topics.  Required for these sessions is passing the US Soccer Grade 6 referee fitness test and details can be found on the grade specific requirements pages for grade 7 and for grade 5 and 6.  This fitness test is a REQUIRED part of the training session for all active Grade 5 and 6 Referees at the August advanced training.  It is strongly encouraged for any referees who wish to get better assignments or improve.. Please contact the SDI for further information.


Attendance at one of the advanced sessions is REQUIRED for all referees of grades 5,6,7. No exceptions.


 Date  Location  Time  Contact
8/13/2016  Fitness Test: Pinkerton Academy Track
Classroom training: Freshmen Cafeteria in the Academy Building
 Fitness: 7:30 AM
 Classroom: 9 AM - 4 PM
3/4/2017 Manchester Area (exact location TBD)  8 AM - 4 PM  SDI