The Brumbies have released information onn their 2020 coaching courses.
They’ve announced a much larger focus on coach education in 2020 and with this focus they encourage coaches, with club support, to upskill themselves with to their relevant level.
All coaches, no matter their level, should have the minimum of Smart Rugby. This is an online course which takes anywhere between 90mins to 3 hours depending on your rugby knowledge and background.
From here they would like to see:
Foundation (Level 1)
All coaches involved in coaching team from 13 to 15 years of age.
Developing Coaches Course (Level 2)
All coaches involved in coaching teams from 16s through to Senior Grades, including Women’s. This would also target Junior ACT Rep teams both male and female.
Emerging Coaches Program (Level 3)
All coaches involved in coaching Premier Colts and Premier John I Dent, Super W, National 7s and 15s competitions, Director of Rugby, Junior Gold, National 16s.
Currently the Foundation and Developing Coaches Courses are live on the Rugby Learning Centre (Please note that you can not access this portal through the app, you need to do it on a desktop and use Chrome as your browser).
The Emerging Coaches Program is currently closed on the system and won’t be made live until Monday 16th March. To apply, coaches will need to send through their coaching CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anyone interested in undertaking coacing courses should first contact the club. Contact Millie – email@example.com so we can help support you through the process, in particular with any fees associated with the courses.