England Rugby Award Courses and CCDs 2023/24

Please see below England Rugby Training Opportunities planned and able to book on from July to December at this time following the RFU course windows.  The following are planned to run:

  • England Rugby Coaching Award (ERCA)
  • England Rugby Referee Award (ERRA)
  • Kids First Tag
  • Kids First Contact
  • Principles of Scrummaging

You can find the updated England Rugby Training Course Booklet for 2023-24 season here to download and share by clicking HERE

If you or coaches don’t know what they need for their role next season, please check out this video and please share - http://youtu.be/Finc6FuHQHY

All courses can be searched for and many others especially cross border which maybe closer using this link – https://gms.rfu.com/GMS/coursefinder

  • Kids First Tag (£10 – 2hr course with minimum age 14 years old) - For those coaching and refereeing U6-U8 players. This course supports the development of active, purposeful, enjoyable and safe tag rugby environments for children. Participants will also learn the rules and practice refereeing tag rugby.
  • Kids First Contact (£20 – 2 x 3hr course with the minimum age 14 years old) - This course is for Coaches, Referees and Teachers new to contact rugby. It will help participants to safely coach and referee the contact areas of the game and it is recommended that everyone coaching or refereeing contact rugby has completed this courseCOACHES MUST ATTEND PART 1 AND PART 2.
  • Principles of Scrummaging (£10 – 2.5hr course with minimum age 14 years old) - This course explores the England Rugby principles of scrummaging and is designed to help coaches, match officials and volunteers explore recent developments in scrum coaching.

 

CCD’s in Gloucestershire CB

Part 1

Part 2

Time

Direct URL

Kids First Tag @ Stroud RFC

07/08/2023

 

19:00 to 21:30

https://bit.ly/43jFRZg

Kids First Tag @ St Mary's Old Boys RFC

03/09/2023

 

13:00 to 15:00

https://bit.ly/46J2Pw1

Kids First Tag @ Cleve RFC

18/09/2023

 

19:00 to 21:30

https://bit.ly/3CUWbFl

Kids First Tag @ Chosen Hill FP RFC

25/09/2023

 

19:00 to 21:30

https://bit.ly/3NDwa2a

Kids First Contact @ Stroud RFC

16/08/2023

06/09/2023

19:00 to 22:00

https://bit.ly/3PMaSC8

Kids First Contact @ North Bristol RFC

21/08/2023

04/09/2023

19:00 to 22:00

https://bit.ly/3pxaixD

Kids First Contact @ Old Patesians RFC

04/09/2023

25/09/2023

19:00 to 22:00

https://bit.ly/3JNQSLE

Kids First Contact @ Chipping Sodbury RFC

11/09/2023

25/09/2023

19:00 to 22:00

https://bit.ly/43hrmFG

Principles of Scrummaging @ St Mary's Old Boys RFC

11/10/2023

 

19:00 to 21:30

https://bit.ly/3JU4l4L

Principles of Scrummaging @ Bristol Uni

(Coombe Dingle Sports Complex)

27/11/2023

 

19:00 to 21:30

https://bit.ly/44AnjoR

 

Principles of Scrummaging in Cheltenham and District Area

TBC

 

 

 

Principles of Scrummaging in Stroud and District Area

TBC

 

 

 

 

  • England Rugby Coaching Award (£75 – 2 Days with Day 1 in October/November and Day 2 in May/June with communities of practice and in-situ tasks with a minimum age of 16 years old to attend) - Competency based assessed course. Entry point for those coaching U12 and above. Provides the knowledge, skills and attributes to safely and effectively coach young players and adults
  • England Rugby Referee Award (£75 – 2 Days with Day 1 in October/November and Day 2 in May/June with online networking and in-situ tasks with a minimum age of 14 years old to attend) - Competency based assessment course. A course which provides the knowledge, skills and attributes to safely and effectively referee young players and adults. Develops the learner in a practical-based environment, designed for those refereeing from U12 upwards.

 

Award Courses in Gloucestershire CB

Day 1

Day 2

Time

Direct URL

ERCA @ North Bristol RFC

18/10/2023

22/05/2024

09:00 to 17:00

https://bit.ly/3KcgEJV

ERCA @ Clifton College Sports Ground

22/10/2023

19/05/2024

09:00 to 17:00

https://bit.ly/43e0xlv

ERCA @ St Peters RC High School

04/11/2023

01/06/2024

09:00 to 17:00

https://bit.ly/3XFLEY5

ERCA @ St Johns Prep, Dean Close (NP16 7LE)

12/11/2023

09/06/2024

09:00 to 17:00

https://bit.ly/3NMKN34

ERRA @ St Johns Prep, Dean Close (NP16 7LE)

23/11/2023

27/05/2024

09:00 to 17:00

https://tinyurl.com/2m82tk8c

ERRA @ Clifton College Sports Ground

05/11/2023

23/06/2024

09:00 to 17:00

https://tinyurl.com/47hcvr7r

ERRA @ St Peters RC High School

18/11/2023

22/06/2024

09:00 to 17:00

https://tinyurl.com/yc6fat5f