Background Check & SafeSport Requirement
All KSYSA Referees (18 years or older) working youth games of any type in the state of Kansas must login or register online with GotSoccer each seasonal year and make sure you have completed a background check and SafeSport Certification completed for the upcoming season.
If you do not complete the background check & SafeSport Certification, you will NOT be considered for approval as a KSYSA Referee working youth games. The information that you provide is on the online GotSoccer Registration and Risk Management, which is stored on a secure server and will only be visible to the Risk Management staff at Kansas Youth Soccer.
Referee Courses & Recertification
Whether you are inquiring about become a referee or furthering your certification, Kansas Youth Soccer encourages and supports you! For more detailed information regarding Referees, please click below to visit the official website of the Kansas Referee Program for all information on referees, instructors, referee coaches and assignors in Kansas.
Kansas Referee Coach/Mentor Program
Throughout the state Kansas Youth Soccer has implemented a Referee Coach/Mentor Program to support the development of youth soccer referees to improve their ability to officiate games. Should you wish to request a referee coach/mentor please click below to begin the process.