The opportunity to become a Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) referee has come. The CIFA Referees Department is offering free certificate online courses next month (September) for members of the public and current match officials.
“Referees perform a vital role in the global sport of football, ensuring safety, fairness, equality and enjoyment,” stated in a CIFA release. “With the growth in football’s popularity, particularly among women and youth, the demand for match officials is always increasing.”
The online certification course is scheduled to start September 6 through the 13.
|Sunday 6th September 2020||3:00pm – 6:15pm||Introduction & Laws 1 – 5|
|Monday 7th September 2020||6:15pm – 8:30pm||Laws 6 – 10|
|Tuesday 8th September 2020||7:00pm – 8:30pm||Introduction to Practical Techniques|
|Wednesday 9th September 2020||6:15pm – 8:30pm||Laws 11 & 12|
|Thursday 10th September 2020||6:15pm – 8:30pm||Laws 13 – 17|
|Saturday 12th September 2020||7:00pm – 8:30pm||Review in preparation for Examination|
|Sunday 13th September 2020||3:30pm – 5:30pm||Referee Certification Examination|
Interested persons are asked to call 926-1868 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register for the course. Course schedule is as follows: