The CAF Refereeing activities covers a wide range of educational and administrative functions for CAF.

Educational Functions:

  • Organisation of Elite Referee Courses.
  • Organisation of Elite Referee Instructor and Assessor courses.
  • Organisation of Refresher courses
  • Monitoring and Feedback to Referees at the individual Member Associations on their performances in all competitions administered by CAF.
  • Preparation of Manuals for Referees, Instructors and Assessors.
  • Establishment of development programs to increase the quality and quantity of instructors at the national level within the CAF member associations

Administrative Functions:

  • Appointment of Elite and Female and Futsal FIFA Referees, Assistant Referees and Assessors to the various competitions administered by CAF
  • Monitoring Referee Instructors, Assessors and Referees performances and progress through submitted reports
  • Monitoring and assisting Member Association Referees development.
  • Filing and data entry of all fixtures and grading of Referees
  • Database of Referee contacts and personal details
  • Database of Referee equipment needs
  • Database of Referee Fitness Reports