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FAI Referee Beginners Course – Dublin – February

Kells & Athboy Captains and Ref

The FAI Referees Department are pleased to confirm the date & venue for a Referees Beginner Course which will take place in Dublin in February 2018.


Refereeing is a challenging and very rewarding past time. Whether your ambition is to referee at the World Cup finals or officiate in your local league this course is the 1st step towards reaching that goal and is an ideal opportunity for former players to remain within the game. The course is open to anyone over the age of 16 and all you need is enthusiasm, commitment and a willingness to learn.


The course details are as follows….

Date: Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th February 2018 Time: 09.00 to 17.00 (Both days)

Venue:  FAI HQ

National Sports Campus Abbotstown

Dublin 15


To register for the course please go to: Dublin Course


The fee for the course is €100 and a minimum number of 15 participants will be required for the course to proceed.


For further information on the Football Association of Ireland Referee Beginners Course programme please contact the Referees Department at;


Phone: 01 8999536

Email: referees@fai.ie

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