The student referee programme for 2018/19 is for those who love the game of rugby and want to be a vital part of the games development. If you're a former player forced into retirement becasue of injury, or simply interested in becoming a referee then get involved today.

What are the benefits of becoming a student referee?

1. On completion of the UKCC Level 2 Referee Award (£75) UBRFC will reimburse £50 of the course cost

2. Bristol Referee Society will mentor your development after the completion of the first course

3. Be able to referee Intramural games at the University of Bristol

4. Develop key life skills both on and off the pitch

5. RFU will provide a complementary referee jersey

6. Be a member of England Rugby Referees Association and Bristol Referee Society

The student referee initiave is about developing young people of all back grounds to get involved in men's and women's rugby. 

For more information about RFU Student Refereeing Courses and the Bristo Ref Society please click on the images belows:


If you are interested in attending please get in touch with:

Clare Daniels -

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