Referee Competency Matrix
REFEREE COMPLIANCE & CERTIFICATIONS
These requirements need to be renewed periodically (1 or 2 years). Please log onto the World Rugby Passport, log in, and check your status.
Approximate delivery time: 1-2 hours online
Enroll at https://education.usarugby.org/courses/orca-touch-judge-course/ (Note: you must log in to USAR to register). If you have any difficulties, please email <email@example.com> requesting registration.
Requirements for Certification: Current USA Rugby membership complete all online modules.
Description: Provides instruction on the primary tasks of the touch judge in adjudicating touch, touch-in-goal, kicks at goal, and the roles of the touch judge in seven-a-side rugby. Course certification is one requirement for promotion to the grade of C1.
The course focuses on the following aspects of the game:
- When is the ball in touch
- Touch judge signals
- Places of the throw in
- Touch judge positioning
- Marking Off Side lines in set pieces
Upon completion, please forward your TJ certificate to firstname.lastname@example.org