Referee Resources


Thank you for visiting Saskatchewan Soccer's referee resource page. This webpage is dedicated to providing useful and relevant resources to referees and support their development, as well as to provoke thought and reflection. 

Note: The resources available below do not replace minimum referee requirements. 

FIFA

2019/2020 Laws of the Game Changes

Video 2 Team Officials 
Video 3 Dropped Ball Match Official 
Video 4 Handball
Video 5 Ceremonial Free Kicks
Video 6 Goal Kick and Free Kicks in the Penalty Area
Video 7 Further Clarifications

Best Practices

Saskatchewan Soccer 

Code of Conduct & Ethics - Referee Code of Conduct & Ethics - Articles 1.4 & 1.11
Discipline Policy - Match Official Procedure (including misconduct of spectators & team personnel) - Article 3
Discipline Policy - Misconduct of a Match Official - Article 4
Risk Management Policy - Facility & Equipment Safety (including equipment safety, jewelry policy, other equipment & head covers, cast policy, insulin pump policy, lightning policy, blood policy, field and facility safety, portable goal safety & emergency action plan) - Article 10

Canada Soccer

Canada Soccer Referee Resources - Inclement weather policy, cast policy, insulin pump policy, provincial transfers.

SSA Referee Upgrade Program

Consider upgrading your status and moving up the referee pathway. Upgrade programs run annually. Learn more about Referee Upgrade Programs.

Accredited Instructors and Assessors

Click here to see a list of SSA accredited instructors and assessors.

Fitness Tests

Click here for information about fitness tests.

Rural Referee Initiatives

Click here for information on referee development initiatives available to rural referees and Member Organizations.

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