Interested in becoming a referee? Refereeing is a rewarding career path, and a great way to stay in the game! There are plenty of people at Rugby Ontario willing to help get you started.
How to Become a Referee
- Visit the IRB Passport website and complete the RugbyReady Program and the Laws of the Game Examinations.
- Contact Tyler Coad via email to determine if a course is coming up in your area. please include your RugbyReady and Laws of the Game Exam on this initial email.
- Attend local referee development sessions. These are great ways to learn about refereeing, and why referees do.
- Attend a local referee certification course.
- Register with Rugby Ontario. You can find the registration information here.
- Start refereeing games!
Refereeing is a great way to be involved in the game, meet new people, get fit, and have fun. Don't miss out on your opportunity to have the best seat in the house!