Join our Referee Recruitment Program


MSI Soccer invites all local Mongomery County Residents to Join our Referee Recruitment Program. MSI is on the lookout for more referees to join our club and support our programs. Learn more about joining MSI Soccer Inc’s Referee Recruitment Program below.

Join our Referee Recruitment Program

Join our referee team! We are pleased to announce that MSI will be hosting in-person courses at the Robertson Youth Center and Robertson Turf Field in Gaithersburg. These courses are scheduled for August 12 and August 19, 2023.

As part of our commitment to supporting our MSI club members, we will be reimbursing any members who sign up and successfully pass the class.

Why become a referee?

  • Earn good money doing something you enjoy while staying active outside.
  • Great life AND work experience for managing people, communicating clearly, and improving your focus. In fact, refereeing looks GOOD on a resume, and assignors can be a great professional reference too!
  • You can set your own schedule around other jobs, school, and time with your family.
  • There are many opportunities for growth and higher pay, including more challenging leagues, and regional tournaments. Plus, every game is different! And you will understand soccer better than you ever have before.
  • Make new friends and meet other people who love soccer.

Don’t believe me? Check out this article 9 Reasons You Should Become A Soccer Referee or this thoughtful college application essay “Thoughts of Youth Referee“.

How do I become a referee?

  1. You can find the basic information to become a referee here.
  2. Then, register for the online Maryland Grassroots Referee course – Click New Member Registration.
  3. Once you become certified, check out our new referee starting guide to set yourself up for success. Referee assignors will then assign you to games that you are comfortable working.

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