Course Dates

Once you have completed the online course available through Football Federation Australia, you will be then required to attend the 1 day Orientation Course to become qualified to referee in the Nepean district competition. You must email graham@nepeanrefereesgroup.com.au your completed certificate in advance of you attending the orientation course. All new referees must attend a date titled ‘orientation course’ which is below, all other qualified referees dates for 2019 have been highlighted below.

Our Level 4 ‘new referees’ orientation course dates for the 2019 season are as follows:

  • Saturday 2nd of February
  • Sunday 17th of February
  • Saturday 9th of March
  • Saturday 23rd of March
  • Saturday 13th of April: Unfortunately this course has been cancelled due to instructor ill health. Our next course will resume on the 4th of May as listed below
  • Saturday 4th of May
  • Saturday 25th of May
  • Saturday 15th of June

Our day commences at 8.30am for registration and concludes at 3.15pm. All courses are held at the 9/51 York Road South Penrith unless advised otherwise. Register your details by going to our website and filling in the form titled ‘become a referee’ and we will communicate with you once we have received your form.

Our online course is free. To attend our orientation day the cost is $75. Once qualified to referee there are 2 more financial steps to becoming a referee.

  1. You must officially register with the Nepean Referees group for $85 as a first year referee which covers your insurance
  2. You will need to purchase your uniform kit at a cost of approximately $200 all inclusive. (This cost should only be incurred once you have completed the orientation course)

Register your interest by filling in the form here and we will communicate with you once we have received your form.

Level 3 Referees Course (this is only for qualified level 4 referees and providing you have been refereeing for one year)

  • Saturday 23rd of February
  • Additional courses will be run by Football NSW, see our branch coach if the above date is not suitable

Level 2 Referees Course (this is only for Qualified level 3 referees and providing you have been a Level 3 referee for one year)

  • Saturday 16th of March
  • Additional courses will be run by Football NSW, see our branch coach if the above date is not suitable

Level 3 Assessors course

  • Saturday 6th of April
  • Additional courses will be run by Football NSW, see our branch coach if the above date is not suitable.