Referee Courses Information for Outdoor Season

All EMSA and ASA courses usually run in APRIL, in preparation for the Outdoor season, the registration for all courses will be online.
If you have any question regarding, please contact Martina Menaguale at martinam@emsamain.com

OUTDOOR 2023

EMSA REFEREE Courses 

EMSA Assistant Referee A/R

The Assistant Referee course is open for all participant 11 years of age or older.  This course provides children with the needed instruction to assistant referee a game. Upon completion of this course, participants will receive Jersey, Shorts, Badge, socks and flag,  please ensure that the participants brings gym cloths and appropriate indoor footwear as there is indoor field portion with this course.

Price: $120 (course + ref uniform)

This course has 4 component:

  • Classroom Training plus Exam (2hours) and Practical Session (2 hours) same day.
  • Exam Review Session (1 hour)

DATES:

  • SATURDAY 1 APRIL 2023 from 9:00am to 11:00am classroom and exam meeting room #1 @WEST FACILITY ( 17415 106a Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7)  ; from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm field time on field #1 @WEST FACILITY ( 17415 106a Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7); EXAM REVIEW and uniform pick up on April 12 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm meeting room #1 @WEST FACILITY ( 17415 106a Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7)  —>Registration link HERE
  • SATURDAY 15 APRIL 2023 from 9:00am to 11:00am classroom and exam at the proshop room @SOUTH FACILITY (6520 Roper Rd); from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm field time on field #14 @SOUTH FACILITY (6520 Roper Rd); EXAM REVIEW and uniform pick up on April 26 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at the proshop @SOUTH FACILITY (6520 Roper Rd)  —>Registration link HERE

EMSA AR Assistant Referee REFRESHER

This course is for those that completed an EMSA AR Course in prior years and want to officiate as an EMSA AR for the upcoming 2023 outdoor season. Due to vacation etc. registration will be done using the following form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSezgLMyxSD1m2c4NQWLpymNI-G1YfueUe6ksOGnyRg1pUDPug/viewform?usp=sf_link

The EMSA AR Assistant Referees Refresher Courses is done in 3 stages (registration, exam and course) see below:

Prior to the course you will be required to complete a Refresher Course Exam. The link will be sent after you register. The Zoom link will be sent after the Refresher Course Exam has been completed. The exam has to be done by midnight on the Thursday before the course you are attending.

There will be 2 courses (you need to attend ONLY one):

  • April 2nd from 1:00PM to 2:30PM via Zoom.
  • April 15th from 1:00PM to 2:30PM via Zoom.

ASA REFEREE Courses 

We are also hosting ASA Certified Courses  (MINI, ENTRY LEVEL, OUTDOOR REFRESHER) which can be found www.refcentre.com/alberta .

HOW TO SIGN FOR THE FOLLOWING COURSES ? CLICK HERE

ENTRY LEVEL COURSES

This course is for new referee 14 years or older (on or before May 15th), who would like to referee U11 8v8, U13 and older 11v11, or act as an assistant referee (linesman) at any level. Any referee who has taken an Entry Level course, 14 or older would be able to referee Mini games.

Please check the GUIDELINE (here) where you can find all steps for this course.

ENTRY LEVEL info:
Classroom: April 16, 2023 from 11:00am to 2:00pm  at the meeting room #4 @EAST FACILITY (12720 Victoria Trail NW, Edmonton, AB T5A 5G4)
Field Session : April 16, 2023 from 3:00PM to 5:00pm at the field #8 @EAST FACILITY (12720 Victoria Trail NW, Edmonton, AB T5A 5G4)
Price: 150.00$ for all age group.
If you have any question regarding, please contact EMSA MAIN at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316

ENTRY LEVEL info:
Classroom: April 22, 2023 from 11:00am to 2:00pm at the proshop room @SOUUTH FACILITY (6520 Roper Rd)
Field Session : April 22, 2023 from 3:00PM to 5:00pm at the field #14@SOUUTH FACILITY (6520 Roper Rd)
Price: 150.00$ for all age group.
If you have any question regarding, please contact EMSA MAIN at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316

ENTRY LEVEL info:
Classroom: May 27, 2023 from 9:00am to 12:00pm at the  meeting room @WEST FACILITY 17415 106a Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7
Field Session :  May 27 2023 from 1:00PM to 4:00pm at the field @WEST FACILITY 17415 106a Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7
Price: 150.00$ for all age group.
If you have any question regarding, please contact EMSA MAIN at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316

OUTDOOR REFRESHER COURSES:

This course is for existing 11v11 referees (not mini referees), there is a mandatory refresher course prior to the start of the outdoor and indoor seasons

REFRESHER INFO:

  • WEDNESDAY APRIL 5, 2023 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm at the meeting room #1 @ WEST FACILITY  (17415 106a Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7)
  • WEDNESDAY APRIL 19, 2023 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm at the proshop room @ SOUTH FACILITY (6520 Roper RD)

MINI REFEREES COURSES

A one-day introductory course for people 12 years and older (on or before May 15th), who would like to referee U9 and younger only. As of 2020, all Mini Referee Courses include AR training. Any referee who has taken an Entry Level course, 14 or older would be able to referee Mini games in your program.

To register for this course you need to create an account on E2E Ref Centre, a website where you can find all the ASA Courses in Alberta.

MINI info:
Classroom: April 16, 2023 from 9:00am to 11:00pm  at the meeting room #4 @EAST FACILITY (12720 Victoria Trail NW, Edmonton, AB T5A 5G4)
Field Session : April 16, 2023 from 11:00AM to 1:00pm at the field #8 @EAST FACILITY (12720 Victoria Trail NW, Edmonton, AB T5A 5G4)
Price: 75$ for all age group.
If you have any question regarding, please contact EMSA MAIN at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316

MINI info:
Classroom: April 22, 2023 from 9:00am to 11:00pm at the proshop room @SOUTH FACILITY (6520 Roper Rd)
Field Session : April , 2023 from 11:00AM to 1:00pm at the field #14 @SOUTH FACILITY (6520 Roper Rd)
Price: 75$ for all age group.
If you have any question regarding, please contact EMSA MAIN at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316

 

OUTDOOR 2022

EMSA REFEREE Courses 

EMSA Assistant Referee A/R

The Assistant Referee course is open for all participant 11 years of age or older.  This course provides children with the needed instruction to assistant referee a game. Upon completion of this course, participants will receive Jersey, Shorts, Badge, socks and flag,  please ensure that the participants brings gym cloths and appropriate indoor footwear as there is indoor field portion with this course.

Price: $120

This course has 4 component:

  • Classroom Training (3 hours) done via Zoom (the link of the zoom classroom will be sent from the instructor by email the day before the classroom or the same date of the classroom)
  • Exam (link will be provided by the instructor after the classroom training)
  • Exam Review Session (1 hour) done via Zoom
  • Practical Session (2 hours). Registration done via EMSA website.

**Classroom training and Exam Review session**   Please register here https://fs4.formsite.com/socceroffice/ypmygucalt/index.html 

**Practical session** please chose ONE of the following dates:

  • Saturday 9 April 2022: field class from 2:00pm to 4:00pm 2h @ EAST Soccer Facility Field #6 (12720 Victoria Trail
    Edmonton, AB T5A 5G4) REGISTRATION HERE
  • Sunday 24 April 2022: field class from 9:00 am to 11:00am 2h @ WEST Soccer Facility Field #1 (17415 – 106A Avenue Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7) REGISTRATION HERE

REGISTRATION deadline is March 31, 2022 at 12:00pm. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED 

EMSA Assistant Referee REFRESHER ONLINE 

To take this A/R REFRESHER course you must have previously completed an EMSA AR Course of the EMSA Facilitator Course. If you are an Entry Level Referee you need to take an ASA Referee Refresher Course.
The EMSA Course will be held via Zoom on Thursday April 7th from 6:30PM to 8:00PM. The link will be sent to you after the pre-course exam has been completed (this exam must be completed by 9:00PM on Wednesday April 6th). The instructor will email the link of the exam after the registration has been done.
Please click the following link to register : https://fs4.formsite.com/socceroffice/djek2ornaj/index.html (PLEASE CONTACT INSTRUCTOR PAULL CAMERON at refpaul@emsanorth.ca TO REQUEST THE PASSWORD FOR THE LINK)

ASA REFEREE Courses 

We are also hosting ASA Certified Courses  (MINI, ENTRY LEVEL, OUTDOOR REFRESHER) which can be found www.refcentre.com/alberta .

HOW TO SIGN FOR THE FOLLOWING COURSES ? CLICK HERE

ENTRY LEVEL COURSES: 

This course is for new referee 14 years or older (on or before May 15th), who would like to referee U11 8v8, U13 and older 11v11, or act as an assistant referee (linesman) at any level. Any referee who has taken an Entry Level course, 14 or older would be able to referee Mini games.

The ENTRY LEVEL COURSE has a new format, there will be online self directed modules, once the modules are completed there will be an instructor led webinar session, online exam and finally an on field practical session. Please check the GUIDELINE (here) where you can find all steps for this course.

EMSA MAIN will hosts the following ENTRY LEVEL COUSES for this upcoming OUTDOOR Season 2022.

ENTRY LEVEL info:
Webinar: March 23rd, 2022 from 7:00PM  to 10:00PM
Field Session (in person):  Saturday 2 April, 2022 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm at the West Soccer Facility Field #1 (17415 – 106A Avenue Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7)
Price: 150.00$ for all age group.
Registration  is closed, COURSE IS FULL.
If you have any question regarding, please contact Martina Menaguale at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316

ENTRY LEVEL info:
Webinar:  March 28th, 2022 from 7:00PM to 10:00PM
Field Session (in person): Sunday 10 April, 2022 from 9:00 to 12:00pm at the East Soccer Facility Field #6 (12720 Victoria Trail Edmonton, AB T5A 5G4)
Price: 150.00$ for all age group.
Registration  is closed, COURSE IS FULL.
If you have any question regarding, please contact Martina Menaguale at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316.

 

OUTDOOR REFRESHER COURSES:

This course is for existing 11v11 referees (not mini referees), there is a mandatory refresher course prior to the start of the outdoor and indoor seasons

These will all be hosted by Alberta Soccer online through Refcentre modules and webinar sessions. Once referees have attended the outdoor refresher, they will appear on the Eligible List of Referees for Outdoor 2022.

MINI REFEREES COURSES 

A one-day introductory course for people 12 years and older (on or before May 15th), who would like to referee U9 and younger only. As of 2020, all Mini Referee Courses include AR training. Any referee who has taken an Entry Level course, 14 or older would be able to referee Mini games in your program.

To register for this course you need to create an account on E2E Ref Centre, a website where you can find all the ASA Courses in Alberta.

EMSA Main will host two MINI REFEREES COURSES:

**SUNDAY 24 April, 2022 @ Edmonton EAST Soccer Facility (12720 Victoria Trail
Edmonton, AB T5A 5G4)
-CLASS SESSION from 9:00am to 10:30am @meeting room 4
-FIELD SESSION from 11:00am to 1:30pm @field 6
-PRICE: $75
If you have any question regarding, please contact Martina Menaguale at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316

**SATURDAY 30 April, 2022 @ Edmonton WEST Soccer Facility (17415 – 106A Avenue
Edmonton, AB T5S 1M7)
-CLASS SESSION from 12:00pm to 1:30 @Meeting room 1
-FIELD SESSION from 2:00pm to 4:30pm @Field 1
-PRICE: $75
If you have any question regarding, please contact Martina Menaguale at martinam@emsamain.com or 587-338-8316