Football NSW Referee Academy

The Football NSW Referee Academy has been set up to assist and prepare selected referees for success at National Titles and to potentially be identified by FFA as future A-League, W-League and NYL Referees to be part of the National Talent Pool.
Referees selected to join the Football NSW Referee Academy will be provided with Speed & Agility training, a Nutritionist, a Sports Behavioural Specialist, access to National and International Coaches as well as A-League Referee Mentors. 


Trial Dates
Wednesday 13th and Wednesday 20th January and Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th February. Referees will be required to attend all four trial dates.

Trials for the Football NSW Referee Academy are open to all 16 – 21 year old male and female Referees who are registered to a Local Branch.


The Football NSW Referee Academy is a free program. 


If you would like to trial for the Football NSW Referee Academy, register online here.