Officials Chair | Mike McPoyle
Director of Development | Referees
Assignor East | Mike McPoyle
Assignor West | Joe Hardiman
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Referee Rating Rally for New Officials
KRVA is hosting another Rating Rally for new and re-certifying referees this year! The event will be held at the PA Farm Show Complex on December 9 and 10, 2017. To sign up or for more information, please contact our events department.
More information will be available shortly. In the meantime, all referees need to fulfill the requirements below to be accepted to the rating rally and assigned this season. (PA 153 clearances, Safesport, and Concussion Training)
Not sure what you are missing? Contact KRVA to learn what other requirements you need to fulfill.
Background Check Requirements
for a PA 153 Clearance
All referees that intend to work at any KRVA tournament (BANE, KRVA Girl's Bid, and KRVA Girls Championship must comply with PA Act 153. Below are the links needed to complete the 3 background check requirements. Upon completion, please e-mail your documentation to email@example.com.
- Criminal History Record from the PA State Police (PATCH) system
- Child Abuse Clearance obtained through the Department of Public Welfare
- FBI Fingerprint screening (this does not include volunteers with ten year consistent PA residence)
All coaches are required to complete SafeSport Training. Only the full 90-minute SafeSport course will receive certification in Webpoint. For more information about SafeSport and a link for the training, visit our SafeSport page. Your Webpoint account will be automatically updated. Coaches will NOT be eligible to coach without SafeSport.
Concussion Awareness Training and Certification
All coaches and officials are required to take concussion awareness training and submit a certificate to the KRVA office. Take the training here and learn more about why this training is so important for officials here.