The CYSA holds **clinics for Grade 9 and/or Grade 8 annually in August and sometimes in January/February. Refer to Alternate Clinics on this page for other available clinics. Bookmark this page for announcements of future clinics. See below for available clinics.
Referee Clinic - Grade 8 clinic- Jan.26, 2019- Location TBD
Sign up here...https://ntxreferees.gameofficials.net/public/class/classRegister.cfm?classID=24192
**There are two options to get started in refereeing... ("Grades" are level of certification and have nothing to do with grade in school)
Option #1 – Grade 9 Referee – minimum age 12. This level of a referee will work games that are Under 4-8. Small sided games of 4v4. These games have only one referee. This is the perfect place for the 12-year-old and some 13/14 year-olds to start with refereeing. The Grade 9 Referee clinic is 5.5 hours classroom/onsite training. You are eligible to take this class anywhere that North Texas offers it. Link to upcoming courses https://ntxreferees.gameofficials.net/public/class/classSearch.cfm?classTypeID=591
Option #2 – Grade 8 Referee – minimum age 13. This level of a referee can work up to Under-16 games as either a referee or an assistant referee. The age level of game one will work will depend on the referees age. The Grade 8 Entry level clinic includes an online session that is critical to their success as a new referee. The online portion is done prior to the date of the classroom session. The classroom session is eight hours. You are eligible to take this class anywhere that North Texas offers it. Link to upcoming courses https://ntxreferees.gameofficials.net/public/class/classSearch.cfm?classTypeID=1201 To be assigned games in Coppell you are require to attend 1 of the 2 assignors pre- season meetings held prior to the opening games each Fall and Spring. Dates will be published on the website approximately 1 month and can be obtained from Jim Henderson at firstname.lastname@example.org .