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 firstname.lastname@example.org your completed certificate in advance of you attending the orientation course. All new referees must attend a date titled ‘orientation course’. Our 2021 course dates are below:
Level 4 new referees course dates: We strongly recommend that you attend one of the first 3 dates allowing us time to train you and have you ready for the season ahead.
- Saturday 6th of March
- Saturday 20th of March
- Saturday 3rd of April
- Saturday 15th of May
- Saturday 29th of May
Our day commences at 11:30am for registration and concludes at 5.15pm. 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 numbers are limited due to Covid and social distancing applies.
Our online course is free. To attend our orientation day the cost is $75. You can pay cash on the day or use your credit card.Once qualified to referee there are 2 more financial steps to becoming a referee.
- You must officially register with the Nepean Referees group for $85 as a first year referee which covers your insurance
- 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)
Level 2 Referees Course (this is only for Qualified level 3 referees and providing you have been a Level 3 referee for one year)
Level 3 Assessors course