Referee Training and Workshops

Training, workshops & small-sided

Get involved at any level

David Robinson - RDO
Whether you're in need of extra support, thinking of branching out or wanting to engage with volunteers - we're here to support everybody, wherever they are on their Refereeing journey.
- David Robinson, Referee Development Officer get in touch

Referee Fitness

Getting up and down the pitch is an important part of being a Referee! 

For those wishing to improve their fitness, we provide a specialised training session at the FDC each week.

  • Tuesday evenings 8-9pm
  • Outside practical session led by an FA tutor or senior match official
  • Changing and shower facilities available
  • Only ÂŁ2 per session
  • Opportunity to meet and socialise with other officials
  • Sessions run throughout the season (Excl. Christmas break)
busy at the weekends?

County 5ives referees

County 5IVES leagues run at nine centres across Norfolk, each evening Sunday - Thursday and we are always looking for new Referees to take on fixtures.

  • Earn money in your spare time 
  • Take our free, 2-hour course and begin accepting appointments straight away
  • Choose as few or as many evenings as you wish
Flegg 5IVES Referee
Futsal Referee

Futsal referee conversion course

For those wishing to enjoy officiating a different format of the game, we run Futsal Referee Conversion Courses enabling local Referees to get involved in our youth & adult Futsal provision.

Some of our Futsal Referees have progressed to officiate in the BUCS league, national competitions and even international fixtures!

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