HOW TO GET STARTED:
1. Requirement - you must be 13 or older
2. Sign up for a GRASSROOTS COURSE (takes approximately 4-5 hours to
complete. The first part of this course is done online (in the comfort of your home). Please complete this course within a 5 day (or less) period of time once you sign up. There will be a deadline when the course will be closed.
Once it is closed, you will not have access to it.
3. Once you complete your grassroots online portion of the course, you
will automatically be enrolled in the GRASSROOTS FIELD SESSION. This second part of the course is done IN PERSON. This session will be 3.5 hours.
Note: you must complete your grassroots online course a minimum of 72 hours before your grassroots session is scheduled to start. If you haven't completed your grassroots online training 72 hours prior to the start of the field session, you will be removed from the field session. We will need everyone to have completed the training so they can focus on field training information.
Understand, that the Grassroots Referee course is a two-step process:
GRASSROOTS COURSE (done online) GRASSROOTS FIELD SESSION - done in person at a specific venue. You must complete BOTH in order to be registered as a 2021 USSF Referee
Click on New Member Registration
Once you complete the requested information Click on - FIND CLINICS
In the drop-down menu Click on - Entry - Never been a USSF Referee before
Click on the Abilene option - Click on the word - Register
To start the online sessions - click on the words - ONLINE SESSIONS Be sure to remind future referees, that all of the online sessions MUST BE COMPLETED a minimum of 3 days prior to the start of the in-person field session.
*If you plan to registered for the Spring 2021 season and are brand new to BCSA we will need a copy of your players birth certificate for proof of age. You may email a copy to email@example.com or fax a copy to 325-676-1448 Thank you.
Dates to Remember
Abilene Extreme Tournament November 6-8th
Spring Registration November 9-January 10th. $70
Late Registration January 11th-January 24 late registration
Or Call 325-238-3999
Big Country Soccer Association
473 Cypress Street, Suite 212
Abilene, TX 79601
PHONE: (325) 676-1447
FAX: (325) 676-1448
Our office is located at 473 Cypress St, Suite 212, Abilene, TX 79601 inside the Wagstaff Building.
The BCSA office hours are from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm from Monday through Friday. Please feel free to come in and see us if you have any questions.
You may also contact the BCSA President Mike Brooks at 325-370-2436 or email the office at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns.