BECOME A COACH

  • Tailored training courses for coaches working with junior athletes specifically 6-12 year old athletes. Courses are underpinned by coaching fundamentals, understanding modified pathways, and safe practices.
    Courses: SmartRugby Coaching Kids
  • Tailored youth courses that are specific to entry level coaches working with 13 – 18 year old athletes. Courses focus on developing safe practice, skill development and sound coaching behaviours.
    Courses: SmartRugby Foundation Coach Junior Sevens Accreditation: Level 1 Coach
  • Tailored adult education for coaches working with adults in participation environments.
    Courses: SmartRugby Developing Coach Senior Sevens Accreditation: Level 2 Coach
  • Tailored development for coaches working with emerging athletes. Coaches have access to a variety of development programs.
    Courses: Emerging Coach SU Advanced Coach National Conference Workshops Accreditation: World Rugby Level 3 Coach
  • Tailored to Performance Coaches across a variety of contexts. Coaches in these programs are seen as ‘Coaches of Talent’ with potential to coach at an elite Level.
    Courses: Performance Coach Accreditation: Level 3 Coach
  • The Elite Coach program is tailored at Super Rugby and National programs head or assistant coaches. The program consists of profiling, individual development and immersive experiences.
    Courses: Elite Coach Program

Coach Connect tv

Coach Connect TV is a valuable tool for all coaches to access free online video content that is tailored across participation and performance pathways. Portals are aligned to player development pathways. Access is easy, user friendly and provides coaches with valuable learning tools to develop your players.

Australian Rugby Performance Academy

Coaching Development Pathways

Latest Coaching News

The first World Rugby Level 3 Coach course was run at ARU HQ with 20 coaches identified by NSWRU. The course was held over the weekend of the Bledisloe Cup and focussed on player and team analysis. Read full article...

The Master Class series from the 2015 & 2016 National Coaching Conference is now “Live” on the Rugby Learning Centre. The courses are open for viewing at a small charge and are available for 14 days after purchase.

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