Referee Training

Chappaqua AYSO is committed to developing youth and adult referees.  We provide all the training and support you need to take charge and keep the game safe, fun and fair.

*** Email us at referees@chappaquaayso.org with any questions!

Regional Referee Training 

For: Youths (12yrs old and up) and Adults interested in becoming a referee

What you need to do (this looks much harder than it really is):

  1. Register as a volunteer on Sports Connect: Register yourself or your child as a volunteer.  Follow the registration instructions here.
  2. Take “Safe Haven”: Go to AYSO U, log in using your Sports Connect credentials, click on the link for “Online Courses”, and complete the course “Safe Haven”.  We recommend parents review this course along with their child due to some of its content.   Save your Certificate of Completion!
  3. Concussion Awareness training: Go to AYSO U, log in using your Sports Connect credentials, click on the link for “Online Courses”, and complete the course “CDC: Concussion Course”. We recommend parents review this course along with their child due to some of its content. Save your Certificate of Completion!
  4. Regional Referee Training Course:  Go to AYSO U, log in using your Sports Connect credentials, click on the link for “Online Courses”,   then Open next to “Refereeing Courses” and then Open next to “Regional Referee Training”. Save your Certificate of Completion!
  5. In-Person Course Sign Up: Course registration is via AYSO U
    • After logging in to aysou.org, click on “In-Person Courses”, then the “Open” button next to “Referee Instructor-Led Courses”, then “Regional Referee Course”, then the “Sessions” button next to “Regional Referee Course”
    • Scroll down to find the class held in our area and click the “Register” button on the right.
      • Example:  Area 3T Regional Referee Course Split Session – 3/T/0221, Mt. Pleasant, NY
        Sat 10 Apr 2021, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM EDT