As always, you can check for USSF clinics anywhere in Ohio South at or at the US Soccer Learning Site.

USSF Entry Level Grassroots Course 

Courses require on-line pre-work to be completed before classroom session.

See click on the Referee Registration bar at the top of the page. 

Click here for registration instructions.

Direct your questions to Mark Kleman ( or Dave Web (

Next class:

2022 USSF Grassroots Recertification 

2022 recertification is on-line on US Soccer's website Click here for information.   SafeSport and background checks are required for adult referees.  Concussion training is required for all youth and adult referees.

Ohio South Referee 2022 REGISTRATION Course Information


  1. Classes or online.  See - click on the big green bar at the top of the page. 
    Direct your questions to Mark Kleman

USSF to OHSAA Bridge Class 

Class information will be published when available.

This class is for those who have USSF certification and want to officiate high school.  You must first register on the myOHSAA  website.  After registering, login and "Select a Course".   You can search by instructor.  When you locate the course, select View and Signup

Contact the DRA in your District if you have questions:

District 1: James Ferguson     C-(513)444-6810
District 2: Michael Gauder    C-(937)313-1394
District 3: William Gaither III     C-(614)742-7219
District 4: Karl Kronberg    C-(740)525-2680
District 5: Mark Kleman  C-(419)204-7525   mklemansoccer@gmail,com