If you're a new participant and wish to register for an upcoming coaching/refereeing course, then please follow these steps. 

First, you will need to create an account on Play Football. Click on the link below on how to do this.

How to create a Play Football Account


Once you have created your Play Football Account, you will need an FFA number to register for a course. 

before registering for a coaching/refereeing course, you must be registered to Football Australia Education - QMS and have received email confirmation that you have been made active for at least 24 hours. This will also give you an FFA number which you will need to register for the course. 

Click on the link below to register for Football Australia Education - QMS.

Football Australia Education - QMS

When you have registered for Football Australia Education - QMS, you can find your FFA number in the confirmation email sent to you (see below).

To register for a refereeing course, click here.

To register for a coaching course, click here

Once clicking on either link, you will be directed to the 'Find a Course' page. 

First choose which course you wish to find, then the time frame and finally the state you are currently located in.

Once finding the course you wish to register for and have reviewed the course details such as pricing, course location, course coordinator details, then click on "Register". 

After clicking on "Register", click on "I know my FFA number and email address", enter in your FFA number as well as your email address and click "Continue". 

Complete the steps of registering for the course by reading and accepting the T&C's, and finally registering for the course. An email will be sent confirming the registration to the course.

If, however, you receive the below error then please click here

If you have issues, you can either either submit a support ticket by clicking here or using our contact details below.

  • Email: support@playfootball.com.au
  • Telephone: 02 8880 7983
  • Hours: Monday-Friday 10am - 5pm
You will need to provide the participant's full name, DOB, the course name, date and location.