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Youth Coach Course (West)

The IRFU "Youth Coach Course" is an introduction to coaching the 15-a-side game for coaches and helpers with limited experience in rugby.

The course is suited to people working with players aged 12+ with an emphasis on player enjoyment and coaching through best practice.

The course is designed to develop the coach in the role of ‘Teacher’.

 

Entry Criteria:

- Participants must be a minimum of 16 years of age
- Please note coaches aged 16-18 years are restricted to performing in an Assistant Coach role, under the direct supervision and guidance of an Accredited Youth Rugby Coach aged 18+
- Priority (where required) will be given to participants actively involved in coaching youth players.

 

Course Title:

IRFU YOUTH COACH COURSE

Course Date(s):

18/10/2023, 29/10/2023

Course Venue:

 West - MTU Tralee

Course Director:

 Fiach O Loughlin fiacholoughlin@munsterrugby.ie

Module

Date

Time

Delivery method (on site or virtual)

Venue / online link

Welcome, Introduction and Effective Coaching - Duration 1 hr 30 min

18/10/2023

1830 - 2000

Virtual

  Online Link

Planning and Practice Sessions - Duration 1 hr

18/10/2023

2000 - 2100

Virtual

Online Link

Fit for Rugby and FMS - Duration 1 hr

29/10/2023

0900-1000

Onsite

    (F2F)

General Play: Attack and Defence - Duration 1 hr 45 min

29/10/2023

1000 - 1145

Onsite

   (F2F)

General Play – Contact - Duration 1 hr 

29/10/2023

1200 - 1300

Onsite

(F2F)

Backline Play - Duration 1 hr

29/10/2023

1300 -1400

Onsite

(F2F)

Kick Restarts - Duration 45 min

29/10/2023

1445 - 1530

Onsite

(F2F)

Lineout - Duration 45 min

29/10/2023

1530- 1615

Onsite

(F2F)

Scrum - Duration 1 hr

29/10/2023

1615 - 1715

Onsite

(F2F)

Course Reflection/Close - Duration 30 min

29/10/2023

1715 - 1745

Onsite

(F2F)

Award Requirements:

1.    Complete 5 online (pre-course) modules:

·      Youth Coach Course Introduction

·      Motivation Module

·      Role of the Coach Module

·      Concussion Awareness Module

·      Laws and Behaviours Exam

 

2.    Complete Course Attendance

NOTE: Coaches have 2 Seasons to complete award requirements.

 

BEFORE YOU PAY! Declined Payment Advisory
32 seats available.
Price: €90.00