State Referee Committee

of Western Pennsylvania

Welcome to the official website for USSF soccer referees officiating games in Western Pennsylvania. This website is for referees officiating games in the following sanctioned leagues: PA West Youth Soccer, PA West Adult Soccer, US Club Soccer, and US Futsal.

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Becoming a US Soccer Referee

The Entry Level Referee course offers instruction to prepare an individual to become a USSF Soccer Referee. The course consists of online lessons, an online exam, and an in-person training session. Full details on the process for becoming a Referee can be found here: You must create an account on Game Officials at

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2021 Recertification Season has began

2021 Recertification is now open on Game Officials. Here are a couple of reminders: if you have certified in 2020, USSF has waived all fees for recertification in 2021 and you will not have to pay for recertification in 2021. If your clearances or Safe Sport Training expire in 2020, they must be renewed for

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