Open Board Positions

Coach Admin, Treasurer, Advocate, & Team Formation

Referee Training and Certification

Referee Requirements

09U Referee 11U Referee 13U+ Referee

09U Referee Information

Volunteer Requirements

  • Yearly Volunteer Registration Required (here).
  • Safe Haven Certification Required (see below).
  • Yearly Concussion Training Required (see below).
  • Regional Referee Job Training Required (see below).

Volunteer Equipment Provided

09U Referees are provided with most equipment at training. Below are the needed items for games (all are supplied to new referees):

  • Referee Jersey
  • Black Shorts
  • Referee Socks
  • Whistle and Lanyard
  • Game Flip Coin
  • Game Day Help Card

You can pick up missing items on the first game day near the blue referee shed (see fields map for sheds location here).

Quick Details

  • Games are 7 vs. 7 (see region rules).
  • Fields (here).
  • At least one center referees per game, 2 Sideline/Assistant Referees (AR) are optional & 1 Center Referee.
    • The preference is to not have a referee that is potentially biased. That said, if you believe you can be professional and as unbiased as possible, feel free to referee your own team/child.
    • Games are listed in Web Ref for scheduling (here).
    • If no center referee is available, AYSO reserves the right to cancel the game.
  • Each team will supply Game Cards at game (see demo).

11U Referee Information

Volunteer Requirements

  • Yearly Volunteer Registration Required (here).
  • Safe Haven Certification Required (see below).
  • Yearly Concussion Training Required (see below).
  • Regional Referee Job Training Required (see below).

Volunteer Equipment Provided

11U Referees are provided with most equipment at training. Below are the needed items for games (all are supplied to new referees):

  • Referee Jersey
  • Black Shorts
  • Referee Socks
  • Card Wallet (yellow & red)
  • Whistle and Lanyard
  • Game Flip Coin
  • Game Day Help Card

You can pick up missing items on the first game day near the blue referee shed (see fields map for sheds location here).

Quick Details

  • Games are 9 vs. 9 (see region rules).
  • Fields (here).
  • Three referees per game, 2 Sideline/Assistant Referees (AR) & 1 Center Referee.
    • The preference is to not have a referee that is potentially biased. That said, if you believe you can be professional and as unbiased as possible, feel free to referee your own team/child (Centering your own child's game is not suggested, but allowed).
    • Games are listed in Web Ref for scheduling (here).
    • If no center referee is available, AYSO reserves the right to cancel the game.
  • Each team will supply Game Cards at game (see demo).

13U+ Referee Information

Volunteer Requirements

  • Yearly Volunteer Registration Required (here).
  • Safe Haven Certification Required (see below).
  • Yearly Concussion Training Required (see below).
  • Regional Referee Job Training Required (see below).
  • Intermediate Referee Job Training Strongly Suggested (see below).

Volunteer Equipment Provided

13U Referees are provided with most equipment at training. Below are the needed items for games (all are supplied to new referees):

  • Referee Jersey
  • Black Shorts
  • Referee Socks
  • Card Wallet (yellow & red)
  • Whistle and Lanyard
  • Game Flip Coin
  • Game Day Help Card

You can pick up missing items on the first game day near the blue referee shed (see fields map for sheds location here).

Quick Details

  • Games are 11 vs. 11 (see region rules).
  • Fields (here). These teams travel, sometimes referees are requested at away games.
  • Three referees per game, 2 Sideline/Assistant Referees (AR) & 1 Center Referee.
    • The preference is to not have an AR that is potentially biased. That said, if you believe you can be professional and as unbiased as possible, feel free to AR your own team/child. Center Refereeing your own child's game is not allowed.
    • Corvallis games are listed in Web Ref for scheduling (here).
    • If no center referee is available, AYSO reserves the right to cancel the game.
  • Each team will supply Game Cards at game (see demo).

Referee Training Sessions:

Regional Referee Training (for 09U, 11U, & 13U) (Signup Here)
Please submit this form (here), see sessions in the events in the left sidebar or at the end of the page.

Intermediate Referee Training (for 13U & 15U) (Signup Here)
Please submit this form (here), if you are interested.

 Advanced Referee Training (for 15U & 19U) (Signup Here)
Please submit this form (here), if you are interested.

Every AYSO Team Manager, Coach, and Referee are required to be Concussion Certified Annually*

*Annually refers to a Membership Year that starts after August 1st.
(for Fall 2019 or Spring 2020 you need to have the training done after Aug 1st 2019, not before)

 

AYSO's Safe Haven - Online Training

Training is done (here). You will need your Blue Sombrero login.
Under My Courses look for the training link to AYSO's Safe Haven (60-70 minute course + test)
Keep a copy of the certification for your records.

 

AYSO CDC Concussion Awareness - Online Training

Training is done (here). You will need your Blue Sombrero login.
Under My Courses look for the training link AYSO CDC Concussion Awareness (45-60 minute course + test)
Keep a copy of the certification for your records.

 

Online Training Advice
  • You need to have completed your volunteer registration before you can login for training.
  • AYSOU.org is a national online training tool where you login with your Blue Sombrero account.
  • Each volunteer needs an account to do training (including youth). Confirm your AYSO ID (in the top of AYSOU) with your AYSO ID on your volunteer registration (Blue Sombrero volunteer page here) to ensure you are taking your training.
  • KEEP A COPY of your certification.
  • DO NOT use your smart phone for anything AYSO registration or training related.

Open Board Positions

Coach Admin, Treasurer, Advocate, & Team Formation



American Youth Soccer Organization - Region 149
5060 SW Philomath Blvd #193, Corvallis, OR USA
AYSO Region 149 Game Fields