Make a difference to the game
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Reasons to Referee
- Play a huge role in ensuring the players enjoy their match day experience
- Remain active following injury or retirement
- Make new and lasting friends
- Earn money whilst enjoying the game you love
- Opportunities to progress
The FA Basic Referee Course
In order to become a qualified referee, you will need to take part in a FA Basic Referee Course.
The course will provide you with an introduction to the 'Laws of the Game' as well as developing the practical skills required to be a football referee.
Once completed, you will be registered as a Middlesex FA referee and will have obtained a qualification recognised throughout the country.
Develop as a referee and realise your potential in the Middlesex FA Referee Academy.
The Academy will provide registered referees with the opportunity to progress their careers and benefit from the coaching, tutoring and knowledge of a number of experienced Middlesex Referee Tutors.
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