Want to climb the refereeing ladder?
Every referee starts out at the bottom of a ladder, looking to learn and develop their skills throughout their refereeing career.
Most are looking for promotion, some with modest targets, some perhaps even with the hope of eventually refereeing in a World Cup Final.
The Hertfordshire FA Referees' Committee wish to encourage and support all referees that apply to participate in the Referee Promotion Scheme.Referees interested in applying for promotion should contact the County Referees Assessing Organiser, Alan Wilmott either in writing or by e-mail.
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A match official's ‘level’ is a mark of his/her achievement within refereeing.
New referees start out at level 7 and can progress all the way to level 1…and beyond.
- Level Y - Youth Referee (qualified referees under 16 years old)
- Level 7 - Junior County Referee
- Level 6 –County Referee
- Level 5 - Senior County Referee
- Level 4 - Supply League Referee/Contributory League Assistant
- Level 3 - Contributory League Referee/Panel League Assistant
- Level 2 - Panel League Referee/Football League Assistant
- Level 1 - Football League Referee
- Select Group - FA Premier League Referee
- FIFA List - International Referee