Become a Referee
Online Entry Level Course
Are you interested in becoming part of the Beautiful Game as a USSF Referee? Wonderful! All you need to do is use the link below and start the process with Florida Soccer Referees. FLSR is the governing body for Florida Referees and they administer the online class required to become certified with the U.S. Soccer Federation, the national governing body for all referees in the United States. All work is done online - no classroom work. If interested please click on the link below and start your journey into becoming a certified USSF Referee.
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Kicks From The Mark - A Check List for Penalty Kicks
A Memo from Jozsef A. Michna, SRA / SYRA
In many parts of the State, tournaments are starting to occur and often their rules include requirements for breaking ties. However, information about the mechanics and procedures involved in taking kicks from the penalty mark to break a tie is spread across several sources:
Revised FYSA Water Break Policy
Before you scream at a ref ...
By Donna Olmstead, for Soccer America
Sometimes as I slouch down in my lawn chair watching my grandchildren’s soccer games, I indulge in wishful thinking. Only skillful, focused players on the field. Only knowledgeable, supportive parents on the sidelines. Only coaches who remember the bottom line is character development and not just winning games. Only top-notch officials running the lines and the field. Never going to happen. Like I said - wishful thinking.