Massachusetts State Referee Committee
(affiliated with the United States Soccer Federation)

will be hosting a

2018 Entry Level Referee (Grade 8) Course

The US Soccer entry-level (Grade 8) Referee course will be led by a US Soccer Certified Instructor.

The Grade 8 Course is in three (3) parts. Students are required to complete the following:

1. Online Study Modules (approximately 4-6 hours work). To allow for verification, the modules must be completed a minimum 72 hours BEFORE classroom attendance.

2. 8 Hours Classroom Attendance

3. A test on the Laws of the Game - Completed in the Classroom - passing grade 80%

All three (3) parts must be completed to Certify

(Note that US Soccer affiliated leagues can only assign US Soccer Certified Referees.)

This is a 9.00AM to 5.00PM classroom event; students should wear appropriate comfortable clothing and should bring a lunch snack.

Course Restrictions:

Participants must be Minimum Age 14 on the day of the Course they wish to attend.

All participants must upload a full face, head and shoulders only, photo to their massref account.

Participants aged 17 and older at 31 December 2017 must also present a government issued photo id for validation.

***Pre-payment is required for this course.***

Your seat is not reserved for this course until payment is received.

The Registration Letter showing your photo MUST be printed, signed and dated to be handed to the Instructor as Proof of Attendance.

Course Information


Sunday, January 21, 2018  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM


319 Speen Street
Natick, MA, 01760


Pre-payment of $115.00 made out to MSRC is required to attend this course.
Fee amount includes registration, administration, and course fees.


Course Administrator
Reading, MA 01867

*** Please bring a pen/pencil and paper to the course ***