Opportunity: Join the LGFA Referee Tutor Team

PERSONNEL involved in Referee Education are amongst the most important people in our sport.

They take on the responsibility of educating our referees to enable them to go out and officiate games at levels.

Now is your chance to become one of these vital Referee Tutors and play your part in helping to improve standards on and off the pitch.

The LGFA are offering opportunity to become a  Referee Tutor.


If interested, please ensure you read the terms and conditions below and then complete and forward an Application Form by Friday 14th February.


  1. All selected tutors will be required to pay €300 towards the total cost of the tutor training programme. This payment must be made in full prior to commencing the training programme. Payments can be made by cheque or directly into the LGFA account.  Please note: a Developer/Tutor will receive refund of  €150 upon completion of full training outlined below AND delivery of required courses
  2. Details in relation to the training are as follows:
  • Days: Training will be delivered on a weekend basis over 2 Days. Please note, attendance at same is mandatory!
  • Dates are as follows: 29th February and 28th March 2020
  • Times: The two days will  commence at 9.30am to 5pm and applicants must attend the full training
  • Venue: Marino College, Dublin


What qualification will you receive: All participants will become Qualified LGFA Referee Tutors for their Referee Education.

  1. Trainee Tutors must observe a full delivery of required courses for their area between day 1 and day 2.
  2. The trainee tutor will be put on the tutor email list and will receive the course schedule on a regular basis from the development support administrator. It would be the responsibility of the trainee tutor to inform the development support administrator of the course they would like to attend during the above time frame
  3. Please note referee tutors cannot organise their own courses. All courses are booked directly through LGFA office and tutors are paid through LGFA for course delivery.

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