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Referee Safeguarding

WELCOME TO THE AMATEUR FA REFEREE SAFEGUARDING PAGE

Here you will find all of the important documents that you may require in order to comply with FA Safeguarding Policies, alongside Amateur FA's Referee Safeguarding Policy where we offer our support and guidance to you as Match Officials.

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Email: refereeing@amateur-fa.com 

Instructions for completing a dbs application

This document is to be used if it has been communicated that you need to complete a DBS application (formerly CRC). Please follow the instructions in the document carefully as it contains all of the information that you require. Once you have completed the application, please contact a member of the team in order to verify your selected documents. If you have any issues, please contact the Amateur FA office.

Online safeguarding Re-certification

Please use the above link if it has been communicated that you need to complete the Safeguarding Children Course Re-certification. It is important that you watch all the videos, tick all the boxes and answer all the questions fully in order to generate your certificate at the end of the course. If you have any issues, please contact the Amateur FA office.

safeguarding Children course

Please follow the link and book onto a Safeguarding Children Course if it has been communicated to you that you need to complete the course.

A guide for under 18 referees

personal hearing guide for u18s