Colorado Youth Referee Certification - New & 2nd Year Officials
Open to high school students and adults
In order to officiate CYLA or AYL (boy's youth lacrosse) games for the Spring 2020 season, all officials will be required to be US Lacrosse certified.
February 23rd - 10am - 4:30pm at Cherry Creek High School
(Registration begins at 9:30am)
March 1st – 10:30am to 3:30pm at Centarus High School
(Registration begins at 10:00am)
Check out the USL new official equipment grant: CLICK HERE
New Officials must complete the following steps…
Certification involves four steps:
Step 1: Must be USL member and complete US Lacrosse on-line training PRIOR to attending classroom session.
Prior to attending classroom session, complete US Lacrosse on-line training. (Directions for the on-line training are found on Officials tab on the Home page.) Once you have renewed your US Lacrosse membership, you will have access to this training on-line. You MUST complete this course prior to attending the March 1st session. Upon completing of the course, you must print off your certificate of completion and bring it with you to the classroom session.
Step 2: Classroom Session - Sunday 2/23 OR Sunday 3/1
Click Here to Register for Training either day.
Please attend the session you selected. If you will attend the Cherry Creek training you must complete this additional registration in advance: https://bit.ly/2Sf8Vil
Each session will include a review of all pertinent rules, field mechanics and taking the US Lacrosse test.
Step 3: Complete the 2020 Boys Youth Rule Test and High School test by clicking here: https://www.uslacrosse.org/officials/rules-exams (full instructions are available on the officials tab on the top of the home page)
Step 4: New officials who have never worked a CYLA game must shadow experienced officials for two games (without pay). Once the two games have been worked, you will begin to receive payment upon working your third game.
Minimum age requirement is a high school student.
Items to complete and bring to the training:
Join US Lacrosse as an OFFICIAL (You can also include being a player.)
Complete the Online training course at: http://learning.uslacrosse.org/ and bring your copy of the completion certificate.
Pay for the training course online at: http://assn.la/Reg/?r=4:159641
Remember your rulebooks
Bring your Lunch
Training will feature indoor & outdoor session, please dress/pack accordingly
Something to take notes on...for officiating
Base Cost: $0.00
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