Want to become a referee?

21 October 2021

Want to become a referee?

Would you like to become part of Connacht Rugby?

Refereeing is a great way to get or stay involved in the game of Rugby as it puts you in the thick of the action. Whether you want to referee age grade games in your own area or aspire to refereeing at higher levels around the province and beyond, there is a place for you within the Association of Referees Connacht Branch. If keeping fit, meeting new people, being part of a club, personal development, contributing to the game of rugby in the province and having access to provincial and international tickets is for you then don’t hesitate. Contact us today.

The training and education involved in becoming a referee is a two-step process. First you must complete and an IRFU online module then attend an ARCB induction course. The induction course for new referees in Connacht will take place over two evenings on Monday 8th and Monday 15th of November. Please contact the referee development manager in your province to find out more and to register for the course.


Contact details and more information can be found on the IRFU website here https://www.irishrugby.ie/playing-the-game/refereeing/becoming-a-referee/


and on the Connacht Rugby website here https://www.connachtrugby.ie/community/becoming-a-referee/ .