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Futsal Referee Education

Futsal Strategy Referee Development Objectives

  • Recruit 250 fully qualified Futsal referees by 2020.
  • Develop a team of Futsal Referee Tutors to assist with referee development by 2016.
  • Specialised development programmes establish for Futsal referees by 2017.
  • Facilitate a FIFA Futsal Referee Conference for local referees by 2017.
  • Have a referee officiating in UEFA and FIFA competitions by 2020.
  • Coordinate specialised courses for Futsal referees.


Referee Development

This Irish FA have established a Futsal Referee Introductory Award that is designed to focus on knowledge of the FIFA Futsal Laws of the Game and the practical referee skills required to officiate a game of Futsal.  This 10 hour course will include a theory and practical examination and will also educate participants on the Irish FA Futsal Referee pathway and development programme.

For more information contact

Futsal Referee Education Courses

Futsal Referee Course