Annual Certification Requirements

OSAA/MISOA requires all high school officials to meet the following requirements each year:

NOTE: Clicking the links below will take you to the correct web address to complete each task.

IF YOU DID NOT ATTEND one of the Field Training Sessions and would still like to do MISOA games this fall, you must complete the OSAA PreSeason Soccer Presentation before your first assignment. There is a short quiz at the end and the commissioner will be notified when you have completed the training.


  • Officials joining after 2005 are required to take a NFHS Interscholastic Officiating course within the first three years of OSAA membership.

    • This FREE course is offered online or in a classroom.

    • Click HERE for a link to instructions on how to access the online course, scroll down the page to the ONLINE COURSE ALTERNATIVE.

    • OSAA requires anyone working playoff games to complete this course in advance of a playoff assignment.