The FA Referee Course
Before we can allow candidates onto one of our FA Referee Courses, they must first have completed a Learn The Laws Module and completed an FA Online Safeguarding Course, with it registered on their own FAN record.
The Online Learn the Laws Learning Module can be accessed at:
If you are under the age of 16, or a parent / guardian, you might find the information at the refereeing help centre useful when logging in. Please access it at:
The Online Safeguarding Course can be accessed at:
Candidates under the age of 16 can currently complete the ‘Safeguarding for All’ course option, ALL those over 16 will need to complete the ‘Safeguarding Children Course’ at the cost of £30, this is a one off payment as all renewals are free of charge.
The Safeguarding for All course will take around 45 minutes to complete. The Safeguarding Children Course will take around 90 minutes to complete. The Learn the Laws Learning Modules will take around 90 minutes to complete.
R17-22 – Durham FA, Riverside South, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3SJ
Day 1: Monday 12th December (6pm-9pm)
Day 2: Tuesday 13th December (6pm-9pm)
Day 3: Wednesday 14th December (6pm-9pm)