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Leinster Rugby – Youth Coach Course (Kings Hospital)

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Leinster U18 Youths Training

Leinster Rugby – Youth Coach Course (Kings Hospital)

October 02, 2022

Course Outline:
Irish Rugby’s Youth Coach Course is an introduction to 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 and 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

Award Requirements:
combination of IRFU ‘Gainline’ e-learning and practical/on-pitch rugby modules

  1. Complete 5 online modules:
    • Laws and Coach Behaviours Exam
    • Concussion Awareness
    • Youth Coach Course Overview
    • Motivation and Young Players
    • Role of the Coach
  2. Fully attend the Course

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Kings Hospital
Old Lucan Road, Palmerstown
Dublin, Leinster D20 V256 Ireland


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