FA Grassroots Referees

Make a difference to the game

Get into refereeing

Reasons to Referee

More and more and more people of all ages, genders, races and abilities are getting into refereeing.

For current and potential officials, refereeing is a great way to:

- Give something back to the game you love
- Remain involved in the game after injury or retirement
- Play a vital role in ensuring players enjoy the game
- Increase participation in the sport
- Make new and lasting friends

 

Referee team
First Things First

Introduction Workshop

There are lots of opportunities to learn more about Refereeing in Leicestershire & Rutland. If you want to learn more about becoming a Referee, one of our Introductory workshops might be the best place you should start

Initial Training

The FA Basic Referee Course

This course teaches you all the tools you will need to begin your career as a Referee. Click below to learn more about the course and when we are holding the next one.

The FA Respect

Respect

The FA's Respect programme provides a series of tools for leagues, clubs, coaches, players and parents from grassroots to elite football - to help ensure a safe, positive environment in which to play the game.

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Get In Touch

County FA 

Call: 0116 286 7828

Email: CoachEducation@leicestershirefa.com

Available: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm