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Small Sided Referee Information

First Step is to take the ref course. Please contact, Mike Nyland, the TSC Director of Small Sided Referees for more info and/or check the "Becoming a Referee" tab found in the "Referees" area to the left on this TSC Web site. Below is information for those who have completed the course. On the right side of this page is other helpful information.

New Small Sided Referees - NSYSA Web Site

If you have never logged on to the NSYSA Web site in the past, you need to
register. You do this by going to and completing the Registration Form.

Fill in the needed information, including your address, date of birth is a must, in the
"notes" section write in that you are a U10 & Below soccer referee, and at the bottom
click the box next to "referee". When complete - click "Apply".

If you do not fill out the form properly and/or leave some mandatory data blank, you will
receive an error message back in Red at the top of the screen. Make the appropriate
corrections and click on Apply again.

Risk Management

All referees, no matter what age, are required to submit for WSYSA Risk Management Clearance.
To apply for either an initial or renewal of an existing Risk Management clearance please visit Washington Youth Soccer's Web site.

Youth Referees (those under age 18) are required to have on file the following documents:

Proof of Age

Proof of Age is usually a birth certificate, but other acceptable alternatives can work - such as a valid drivers license, a baptismal record, or a hospital birth certificate.

Send the Proof of Age document to NSYSA following the directions below concerning Completed Forms/Documents

Proof of Birth Submission Instructions --

  1. Scan in (or take a picture of) your proof of birth document.
  2. Log in to NSYSA account
  3. Click on "Member" and then "Paperwork".
  4. From the dropdown choices, click on "Upload"
  5. On the Upload page, select "Proof of Age"
  6. Choose the file you saved and "Upload" it

NSYSA Login for Refs

NSYSA (Northwest Sound Youth Soccer Association) Web Site (after taking a referee course from TSC, you will have a "Referee" tab in your account). Questions about TSC Small sided referee courses and site? Contact Steven Luley

Ref Supplies

Dick's Sporting Goods

Winners Sportswear: Referee Gear Page

The Whistle Line! -- Various Supplies

Official Sports:

Full Sided Youth Ref & AR

Want to become a Grade 8 referee? Please follow this link to the Washington State Referee Committee Web site for the information:

How do I become a Referee? WASRC