Yes, you must attend a re-certification clinic each year. Your certification is based on a calendar year. Beginning in August of each year, re-certification clinics are held throughout the state for the next year. Clinics will be offered between July 1st and the end of February each year. The cost is $60.00 for Grade 8 and 9 referees.. You must take and pass an on-line test prior to attending the class.
If you became a referee after July 1st of any year, you are certified for the remainder of that year as well as the following year. If you certified between Jan 1st and June 30th of any year, you are only certified for the current year and you must attend a re-certification clinic for the following year.