In early 2006 the IRB undertook a review of all courses and the way coaches and match officials are trained and supported. The research and action plan identified a need to develop a robust, competency-based, quality-assured, training process for
Performance Coaching Course
A course run by Investec Super Rugby teams based around functional role analysis, team selection, establishing an effective team culture, physical preparation and nutrition, back attack, law, applied individual skills training, game planning, advanced continuity skills, sport psychology and communication skills. Coaches completing this course will also gain the World Rugby Level 3 qualification (Analysing and Preparing Players).
DRC is a course which provides coaches with an outstanding overview of coaching rugby. The Manawatu Rugby Union utilises top resource coaches to deliver this programme including International, Super Rugby and ITM Cup coaches.
A practical course designed to instruct junior front row players and their coaches in the techniques and conditioning required for these positions. Correct body posture and safety are integral parts of this course.
Who Should Go?
- Junior grade Front Rowers.
- Potential Front Rowers
- Coaches and parents
(Coaches bring your players along)