Referee the game
The Referee Hub is a programme for student referees at the University of Warwick. It aims to
- Support, train and actively provide refereeing opportunities
- Qualify students who wish to become referees
- Regular training sessions
- Access to local Referees’ Association services
- Exclusive Birmingham FA CPD opportunities
- Officiate university leagues
Members get continued support through a variety of training sessions and development events, including:
- Discounted basic referee courses
- Training sessions, tutored by a qualified FA Level 2 Referee Tutor
- Observation opportunities at local matches outside the university
- Exclusive training alongside academy referees at Birmingham FA events
- Access to Leamington RA events.
- Opportunities to mentor or be mentored by fellow student referees
What does it cost?
It is free to all University of Warwick students to join the Referee Hub.
How do I apply?
You simply register your interest.
What is it like?
Find out about the experiences of previous referees from our case studies.
The Referees’ Association (RA) is a national body which supports referees across the country.
All qualified referees are advised to become a full member of the RA. Annual membership costs around one match fee. The RA provide services including:
- Incentive and mentor schemes
- Products and publications
- Access to benevolent fund
- National RA events such as the RA Conference
- Physiotherapy care
Leamington Referees’ Association
Our partnership with the local Leamington RA provides our members with monthly training sessions and all-year round personal support from experienced officials of all ages. Get their latest news and events - Leamington RA Facebook.
Proudly sponsored by
- Referee Hub Enquries– Referee Hub Resource- warwickrefereehub at warwick dot ac dot uk
- Dan Smith, Football Development Officer – D dot Smith dot 14 at warwick dot ac dot uk
- Richard Watson, Birmingham CFA Referee and Safeguarding Officer - Richard dot Watson at birminghamfa dot com
- Martin Gittins, Leamington RA Chairman – leamington dot referees at hotmail dot co dot uk