Upcoming Courses


  • Level 4 Referee Courses  will be scheduled in August, September and October 2019.
  • Please check this page at the end of July for further information on these courses.

To become a referee you will need to complete the level 4 referee course and complete the Online Laws of the Game Certificate. The level 4 referee course provides participants with education and training to become a referee. The one day course consists of  theory modules, practical sessions on a pitch to enable referees to begin refereeing at community level.

The aim of this program is to educate new referees on the FIFA laws of the game and disciplines of refereeing, to uphold these laws, standards of the game and contribute fair play of football in Victoria.

Obtaining your accreditation (4 steps).

1. Complete the Online Laws of the Game Certificate 
2. Find a course, register and pay course fee

3. Register as a Level 4 referee
4. Your branch will mentor you through on field assessments and mark you as accredited