Ontario Soccer offers a Level 1 Discipline & Appeals Certification Course. This course is a 1 day (8 hour) course, lead by an Ontario Soccer appointed Instructor. Participants are educated on the Ontario Soccer Policies and Procedures in the areas of Discipline & Appeals and end the day with a cumulative course exam. Successful participants become Certified Discipline Chairs.
The YRSA was formed in 1982 and is a registered not-for-profit Ontario corporation overseen by a volunteer Board of Directors. The association operates with paid staff to provide programs and services for over 50,000 registrants in the Region of York. Affiliated with Ontario Soccer, the YRSA is the third largest of 21 district associations that participate in the governance of soccer in Ontario. With representation on the Board of Directors of Ontario Soccer, the YRSA assists in the development of policy and procedures, and provides the delivery of programs, adult and youth leagues, services and governance to its members.The membership consists of 15 youth clubs with defined boundaries, 6 adult only clubs and associate members.