Becoming a Referee

Ref Info

Becoming a referee

Requirement: Must be 13 years old. US Soccer will not register you unless you are at least 13.

To get started right away, go to the following site and follow the directions.  IowaSoccerRefereePage  

An In-Person class is scheduled for November 6.  Go to iowasoccer.org to enroll and follow the directions within the class to complete the requirements.

Please contact Joyce Bartels for more information or with questions. j_bartels@cox.net

NOTE: The next outdoor season in Council Bluffs is set to start in April 2022.  Indoor sessions are scheduled throughout the winter months.


FIFA Laws of the Game

Pay Scale

Pay Schedule

Pay may differ slightly for Leagues other than CBSC.

U7/U8:  $20

U9/10:  $32

U11/12:  $32, $22, $22

U13/14:  $43, $30, $30

U15/16:  $50, $35, $35