COURSES FOR COACHES
England Rugby Coaching Award
This is an entry point course for coaches working with players of U9 and above. It is tailored to the needs of the players you are coaching and provides coaches with the knowledge, skills and attributes to effectively coach young players and adults. It is an Accredited UKCC Level 2 qualification. Attendees must have completed the RFU online Headcase module prior to attending the course.
Duration: 3 Days
Minimum age: 16
Most attendees will have completed some of the Old Mutual Wealth Kids First Courses before deciding to obtain the England Rugby Coaching Award.
Old Mutual Wealth Kids First Courses
These courses help coaches to understand the Kids First philosophy in relation to a specific age grade or activity.
- Old Mutual Wealth Kids First U7 Tag
- Old Mutual Wealth Kids First U8 Tag
- Old Mutual Wealth Kids First U9
- Old Mutual Wealth Kids First U10
- Old Mutual Wealth Kids First U11
- Old Mutual Wealth Kids First U12
- Old Mutual Wealth Kids First U13
Cost: £15 per course
Duration: Up to 3 Hours
Minimum age: 14
Old Mutual Wealth Kids First Primary Schools
This course helps primary school staff to develop an understanding of how to teach rugby union in a fully inclusive, engaging and enjoyable manner. It helps them to use Rugby Union to meet the outcomes of the National Curriculum for Physical Education.
Duration: 3 Hours
Minimum age: 18
COURSES FOR REFEREES
England Rugby Refereeing Award
This course is the entry point for those wishing to referee the 15-a-side game. It provides referees with the knowledge, skills and attributes to effectively referee young players and adults. It is an accredited L2 qualification. Prior to participating attendees must have completed the RFU online Headcase module and the World Rugby Laws exam.
Duration: 2 days
Minimum age: 14
Old Mutual Wealth Kids First Course
This course is for those who wish to start their refereeing career by refereeing children (U7-U13). The course provides you with a solid basis on which you can continue to build and improve your skills as a referee of children.