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2024 Referee Re-certification Classes

 

       

 To all Referees:

Mandatory Re certification classes for 2024 will begin in January 2024 and end May 2024. We are working with assignors to schedule these clinics and they will be posted on this web site, and you register for them on the new registration system  - OMS - Official Management System - 

                                       

See below for up-to-date classes. 

RE-CERTIFICATION CLINICS 2024

2024   Regular Referee  RE  CERTIFICATION CLASSES

 

ALL ZOOM   

1. May 5                                   

    The recertification classes have been scheduled and posted on the new OMS systems and are open to all referees.  All the recertification classes will consists of  online class work along with the zoom classes.   You have to complete all the online classes before you can choose a zoom class.

   ALL ONLINE WORK NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED BEFORE A CLINIC CAN BE ACCESSED.

All Returning referees have to register on the Officials Management System. OMS. 

SIGN INTO OMS -   https://me.omgtsys.com.

MEMBER SIGN IN  - 

A. If you are already an Officials Management Systems  user you can just sign into OMS at   https://me.omgtsys.com with your user ID and Password. 

B. Your US SOCCER user ID and Password will NOT work on the OMS site.

Only a OMS user ID and password will work on the OMS site. We downloaded all referees from 2019 TO 2023 to the new system  and to sign into the OMS system you will use your email address ( that you used in the previous system ) as the username and your last name all UPPERCASE. ------ as your password. 

         If you have one but cannot remember it then use the forgot user ID and or forgot password directions.

         ALL RETURNIG REFEREES ALREADY HAVE A US SOCCER ACCOUNT IN THE LEARNING CENTER WITH US SOCCER. 

 

       IF YOU HAVE NEVER ACCESSED YOUR ACCOUNT , AND DO NOT KNOW OR REMEMBER HOW TO GET ON THE ACCOUNT. LET US KNOW. 

IF YOU MAKE A NEW ACCOUNT , IT WILL START YOU AS A NEW REFEREE AND IT WILL MESS WITH YOUR REGISTERING FOR A RECERTIFICATION CLASS.

C. If you are having trouble please contact our OMS administrator Allen Drew at adrewno6@gmail.com  or referee@mainesoccerreferee.com for further instructions.

DO NOT TRY TO OPEN A NEW ACCOUNT BECAUSE YOU CANNOT REMEMBER YOUR OLD INFO. THIS MEANS THE OMS SITE AND US SOCCER SITE. 

MAKING DUPLICATE ACCOUNTS MESSES THE SYSTEM UP AND YOU POSSIBLY MIGHT NOT BE ABLE TO REGISTER. 

PLEASE - PLEASE - PLEASE - PLEASE................

   ALL ONLINE WORK NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED BEFORE A CLINIC CAN BE ACCESSED.

 

Once you are registered on the OMS site you will also need to complete the online training first, then you will be able to choose a Zoom class being offered. 

OMS Site -        https://me.omgtsys.com

Below is an example that you will see on your OMS ACCOUNT - 

Online Lessons For Referee Recertification: 

1. 2023-2024 Law of the Game

2. 2023-2024 Law Changes

3. 2024 SafeSport (Learning Center).  Age 18 and older. 

4. 2024 Intro to Safety (Learning Center)

5. 2024 Referee Refresher - Part 1

6. 2024 Referee Refresher - Part 2

7. 2024 Referee Re cert Test - Part 1

8. 2024 Referee Re cert Test - Part 2

9. 2024 Referee Re cert Test - Part 3

10. 2024 Referee Re cert Test - Part 4

    ALL ONLINE WORK NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED BEFORE A CLINIC CAN BE ACCESSED.

 

   Once again Mike Pullen and Peter LeVasseur will be conducting the ZOOM classes and will use the material and videos from IFAB.  This will be a one and a half  hour class and Mike and Peter will be available for questions at the end of each class.

 

        Please remember that all referees need to attend a yearly recert class.    

    

 

Advance recert class are also posted below.          

“Referee Re certs”.  The dates for these clinics are:

         

All class dates are posted  below. 

You will need to complete the following requirements to be recertified for 2024

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  1. Sign up on Officials Management System on the site and date that is correct for  you. See below link:

 

                                            https://me.omgtsys.com

                       SEE BELOW DOCX FOR ADDITIONAL DIRECTIONS TO ACCESS THE REGISTRATION PROCESS - 

 

ONCE ON THE OMS SYSTEM - 

  1. Please check your address, email, and cell phone information and make any corrections.

  2. If you need the safe sport class it will show up on your list of online classes ( on your OMS page )that you will need to complete.

  3. Anyone who is turning 18 in 2024 or is older than 18 years, must do the Safe Sport training.  Anyone 14 to 17 years old does not need to do this training.

  4. If you have a SafeSport certificate from another organization that is current, please let me know. I will need a copy of the certificate. The training is the same, but I am not sure that you would be on the USSF list.
  5. ATTEND THE WHOLE ONE AND HALF HOUR RE CERT ZOOM CLASS.  The ZOOM link will be sent to you once you completed all the online classes and then you can register for a zoom class on the Officials Management System. ( OMS ) This link will be sent out the week of the class you signed up for.

 

    Once you complete the ONLINE requirements and attend the entire ZOOM class, we will register you for 2024 and we will mail you your patch and Velcro.  Please complete the requirements  before taking the class. Those that have not completed the requirements will not be re certified until we have all the information as outlined above.  

   ALL ONLINE WORK NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED BEFORE A CLINIC CAN BE ACCESSED.

 

   Any Questions please ask - 

Pete LeVasseur

SDI, Maine

pjlevasseur@metrocast.net

some other information - 

Kicks from the mark matrix - PK Matrix:

                           https://www.theifab.com/laws/chapter/34/section/119/

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2024   Regular Referee  RE  CERTIFICATION CLASSES

 

ALL ZOOM   

1. May 5                                   

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            Advanced Clinics - 

Any referee can attend the advance classes, regional referees are required to attend the advance class. Regular Referees can attend the advance class and or the regular Referee classes. 

                       ALL ADVANCE CLASSES 

                 ALL ADVANCE CLINICS HAVE BEEN COMPLETED.

any questions - referee@mainesoccerreferee.com

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