These courses are for New Referees and Grade 9 referees wishing to upgrade to Grade 8.  

  • Grade 8 course consists of Online Training PART 1 and a Field Session PART 2.  
  • You may complete the Online Training at any time.
  • After completing the Online Training you MUST COMPLETE A FIELD SESSION.  
  • Registration for the Field Session will be closed 4 days prior to the course.
  • The Online Training (approx. 10 hours) MUST be completed 36 HOURS PRIOR to the Field Session. 
  • Cost is $85, payable online by credit card only.  Pre-paid credit cards are acceptable.
  • We are unable to offer full refunds for incomplete courses.  However, payment can be applied to future courses if changes must be made.


  1. Follow the instructions to register for the Online Training PART 1 course.
  2. After you have registered, log in to your account.  On the left menu, click "Confirmed Reg."
  3. Click the course number.
  4. Click "Load Session Tracker."
  5. Complete all sessions and the final exam prior to the Field Session. 
  6. Register for and attend a Field Session PART 2.


  • If you are unable to complete the online training prior to the scheduled field session, you may transfer to a later field session or request a partial refund of your course fee.  We are unable to offer full refunds.