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Mentoring & Volunteering

share your knowledge

We're looking for referees who want to share their knowledge and experience with the future generation of referees. Mentoring is a rewarding process for everyone involved, you get the opportunity to help referees in the early stage of their development, build confidence and keep more referees involved in the game.

If this sounds like something you would like to be part of we want to hear from you!

Contact Us

Referee Course FAQs

1. Attend the FREE introductory session (with a parent/guardian if aged 16 or under)

2. Be at least 14 years of age

3. Completed relevant FA Safeguarding Children training

4. Hold a current FA CRC (aged 16 or over)

Note: The above pre-requisites, for those who do not already hold the appropriate evidence, will normally be provided by recognised centres as part of the learning programme

21 hours (including 5 matches a referee)


The minimum age to book onto and attend a course is 14.

Get in touch!

Colin Hills

By Phone: 01223 209022

By Email:

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