Becoming a Referee

Ref Info

Becoming a referee

Requirement: Must be 13 years old. US Soccer will not register you unless you are at least 13.

To get started right away, go to the following site and follow the directions.  IowaSoccerRefereePage  

An In-Person class is tentatively scheduled for August 14.  More information to come.

Please contact Joyce Bartels for more information or with questions.

NOTE: The next outdoor season in Council Bluffs is tentatively set to start August 23.

FIFA Laws of the Game

Current Referees

Upcoming Training Sessions

Check the calendar on the right for upcoming training sessions.  Each session will be repeated on the following day, so pick one of the sessions and try to attend.  

All sessions will be held at the Iowa West Sports Plex in the Conference Room. 


Pay Schedule

Pay may differ slightly for Leagues other than CBSC.

U7/U8:  $20

U9/10:  $32

U11/12:  $32, $22, $22

U13/14:  $43, $30, $30

U15/16:  $50, $35, $35