August 24, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m

Coralville Public Library, Meeting Room B, 1401 5th St, Coralville IA 52241

Instructor: Jeremy Cohen

You must complete the “New Grassroots Referee – Online Course” first. The cost is $20. You register online and prepay with a credit card. The online course takes 4 hours to complete and you can go at your own pace. Completing the online course is prerequisite for a “Grassroots In-Person Course” which you must also complete. The cost is $40. Again, you register online and prepay with a credit card. The in-person course lasts 8 hours. Follow the instructions in the pre-registration link to register for the online course and for the in-person course.

Total courses cost is $60

Bring paper & pen/pencil. Bring your own lunch.

US Soccer will not register you as a referee unless you are at least 13 years old

Pre-registration is required.

If you are interested getting games for the Iowa City Kickers, please contact the Kickers Referee Director, Teri Spencer at

New referees need to submit a W-9 form. Forms can be mailed to Iowa City Kickers, PO Box 226, Iowa City IA 52244 or scanned and emailed to

U.S. Soccer is committed to producing referee education resources aimed at supporting the nearly 150,000 officials across the country regularly working amateur games at the youth and adult levels. These video resources will focus on both the interpretation and application of the Laws of the Game while also providing advice on practical refereeing.

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