Sites and dates for the 2015 NISOA National Referee Academy clinics are now available.
This list is provided for planning purposes. Specific site details will be posted when available.
The online refresher exam is also available through NISOA for free;
The deadline for completing the test is Sunday, August 2nd at 11:59 pm Eastern time.
Link to the test: https://nisoa.arbitersports.com/front/105031/test (Copy into your browser)
Read the email from Todd Abrams below.
The NISOA rules test for re-certification in 2015 is now open. Please note that this exam also may be used for local chapter requirements and is the same exam used for NCAA post season eligibility. A requirement for the National Referee program is to pass this test with a 90% score. You will be given 2 attempts. The deadline for completing the test is Sunday, August 2nd at 11:59 pm Eastern time. There will be NO extensions. Only this exam – the National re-certification exam - counts toward the National Referee program and NCAA post season eligibility requirements. There are further requirements for the NISOA National Referee program in addition to passing this exam which include (attending a national academy, passing a physical fitness test, and paying national referee fee).
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NISOA Physical Performance Tests and Refresher Exam
You must attend one clinic. Please bring a completed NISOA medical Waiver form, see the attachment..
You must be a pre-registered referee and a member in good standing to attend.
This is because the medical insurance is needed to attend, and to meet NISOA liability requirements.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at Citrus College, 4:00pm till 9:00pm
Tuesday clinic will start at 4 p.m. Registration begins at 4:00PM. Participants must be registered and warmed up to run by 5 p.m. The NISOA PPT will be administered on the soccer field. Meet at the field no later than 4:00 p.m. Once the physical is completed we will use LH103 from approximately 6:00 pm till 9:00 pm. Everyone will park in Lot S6, south of the stadium. Please, only park “head in”, if you pull through you could get a ticket!
Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Royal High School, 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
(1402 Royal Ave., Simi Valley, CA 93065) (1402 Royal Ave., Simi Valley, CA 93065)
This facility is available from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm August 1, 2015. The Physical Performance Test (PPT) registration will start at 7 a.m. Participants must be registered and warmed up to run by 8 a.m. Once the physical (PPT) is completed we use All Purpose Room which is the, big room next to the stadium, from approximately 9:30 am until 1:00 pm.
Saturday, August 8, 2015 at Orange Coast College, 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
The physical fitness registration will start at 7 a.m. Participants must be registered and warmed up to run by 8 a.m. The NISOA physical fitness test will be administered at the school's track facility. Meet at the track no later than 7:30 a.m. (the facility will be available for warm up at 7:15 a.m.). Once the physical (PPT) is completed we will use Science Lecture Room from approximately 9:30 am until 1:00 pm.
Annual Registration: NCAA Soccer Central Hub, June 2015
All NISOA members are reminded to complete your annual registration with the NCAA on the Registration tab of the NCAA Soccer Central Hub. You must register each year to take the NCAA Soccer Rules Test and indicate whether you wish to be considered for a
NCAA Soccer tournament assignment. Registration is free of charge for NISOA members.
Do Not Register Your 2015 NISOA Membership thru the NCAA Web Site – Register thru this Southern California Web Site
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