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It’s that time of year-Referee Training Sessions (RTS)& Recertification!

PTW offers FREE continuing education for ALL referees to help make you a success on & off the field! During the winter months we hold sessions indoors and we are planning for great sessions!  Plan to join us! Watch the PTW Event Calendar for info!

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PTW operates to provide referee, league, and tournament services to youth and adult soccer programs.  

What PTW can do for you?

  • Professional referee assignor services
  • Training & Education
  • Referee Mentor Program
  • Tournament Planning & Management
  • Hospitality & Travel Arrangements
  • Development of referee programs
  • League Administrative Services
  • Consulting
  • And much more...

More about PTW

Whistle News & Events

Referees - PTW invites you to TELL US ABOUT YOU! Fill out the brief form!

What’s Up Next?  Check out the PTW Event Calendar to stay updated!

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Help recruit people you know to become a referee!  
We need to build our CO pool of certified referees! Download  “Become a Referee” flyer to share.

Classes are posted, and being added frequently at Colorado Referees/GameOfficials Get your friends & family certified before spring season!


Referee Badges

Recertified & have not received a badge? Contact US Soccer to inquire.
Lost your badge? You can purchase a badge from US Soccer at this link.

PTW - QRT’s  (Quick Referee Tips)
QRT’s quick informational notes that will be helpful to all referees.  Tips will include administrative items, Laws of the Game, Law 18 Common Sense, Did you know facts, and fun information!  Watch for the QRT’s! 

You will want to follow @PTWSoccer on Twitter and find us on Facebook PTW Assignors to catch all of the QRT’s!

Important Resources

2014 - 2015 FIFA Laws of the Game - Download your copy!

Newest Version of US Soccer Advice to Referees

Guide to Procedures

More training videos & educational information

CSA Youth Rules of Competition & Referee Resources

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Official Sports Represenatitve, Lela Marcin
Contact Lela for your referee uniform & equipment needs. 303-956-5358

PTW has joined the respect campaign with many other soccer organizations across the country.  "We are uniting against the ugly side of soccer!" Go to the RESPECT page now!

For your success as a referee - PTW Guide to Referees

Download, save a copy, use as a reference throughout your referee career for success on and off of the field.

Referee Training Sessions (RTS) - About the Program

Attending the additional education opportunities will be a bonus for you when assignors are preparing schedules.  Mentors have requested that referees attend to receive more training.  "Like teams training weekly, this is how referees get better!

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