For Assessors‎ > ‎

New Grade 7 Assessor Course

Inspire - Encourage - Retain
Saturday, January 21, 2017
9:00am - 5:00pm
Location:  Perrow Presbyterian Church, 5345 Big Taylor Rd., Cross Lanes, WV 25313 [Map it]

Pre-Clinic Work
  1. Visit www.wvsareferees.org/for-assessors
    • Carefully review the following material at the U.S. Soccer Federation Referee Materials link:
      • Referee and Assistant Referee Procedures videos
      • USSF Referee Program Points of Emphasis (Herb Siva presentation from 2013, all 3 parts, approx. 40-50 min each)
      • USSF Continuing Education videos
      • FIFA Considerations for the Analysis of Match Situations [PDF]
    • Carefully review the following materials at the USSF Assessment Forms and Guidelines link:
      • Assessment Form Criteria [PDF]
      • Referee Assessment Form [PDF]
      • Development and Guidance Form [PDF]
      • Grade Related Performance Observations [PDF]
      • Critical Match Incident Guidelines [PDF]
      • Grading System for Match Official Performance [PDF]
         
  2. If you have not already recertified as a referee for 2017 take the 2016-17 Recertification Quiz covering the 2016-17 changes to the IFAB LOTG
     
  3. Review and respond to the Pre-Clinic videos
  4. Respond to the Pre-Clinic Points of Emphasis (POE) Survey
Clinic Agenda

  9:00am -   9:15am -- Attendee Introductions, Course Overview & Logistics
  9:15am - 10:00am -- Introduction to & USSF Philosophy of Assessing
10:00am - 10:10am -- Break
10:10am - 10:45am -- Game Data Recording (Note-taking)
10:45am - 11:45am -- Questioning Technique
11:45am -   1:00pm -- Lunch
  1:00pm -   2:00pm -- Review of FIFA Considerations & USSF Points of Emphasis (POE)
  2:00pm -   2:10pm -- Break
  2:10pm -   4:00pm -- Debrief Role-Playing (with breaks as needed)
  4:00pm --  4:45pm -- Grading and Post-Game Write-Up
  4:45pm -   5:00pm -- Conclusion & Next Steps

Post-Clinic Work
  1. Register for 2017 as a USSF Grade 7 Assessor with the WV Soccer Association (no registration fee for 2017)
     
  2. 2016-17 U.S. Soccer Federation Grade 7 Assessor Exam (use clinic code JAN21) (minimum passing score = 80%)
     
  3. Successfully conduct and document two (2) assessments, including debriefs and write-ups in http://ussoccer.gameofficials.net, in conjunction with:
    • A WVSA State Assessor
    • Or, with prior approval of your state association's State Director of Assessment (SDA):
      • A State Assessor from another state association; or
      • A National Referee Coach; or
      • Some other designee
ĉ
Michael McCarthy,
Dec 25, 2016, 8:30 AM
Comments