To become a soccer
referee, you start by taking one of two compulsory courses
organized through the Ontario Soccer Association by the HDSA
or club, depending on your age.
a list of clinics in Huronia.
Mini Soccer Referee Program: For those of age 12 and
13 (as of 31 March) who want to referee Mini Soccer (players
from U4 to U10) you must do this course. This is a one day
course. The courses are arranged each year across the
Province by the clubs and Districts. Mini-Soccer
who completed the course last year but are still 13 by 31
March must re-do the course this year.
Level Soccer Referee Program:
For youths of age 14 (as of 31 March) and up and adults
wishing to start refereeing soccer. This is a two day
course. This course will permit successful graduates to act
as referees and assistant referees within their local club
program. The courses are arranged each year across the
province by the clubs and districts.