Coaches

NCCP / World Rugby Level 1 Course

This course is designed to enable coaches to acquire basic skills so that players new to the game learn to play safely, with enjoyable competition. It is an 8 hour Trained Only course with no post-course evaluation.

The presence of sport in a person’s life carries enormous benefits for social, physical and personal development while broadening cultural awareness. Rugby is a uniquely inclusive sport, and you as the coach hold a position of genuine influence over a player’s rate of personal development and their sense of community and self-worth.

The NCCP Community Initiation (Contact) course aims to develop new coaches on how to coach as well as teach what to coach.

To register for this course all participants must complete the following on the Rugby Canada Website - Click here

NCCP / World Rugby Level 2 Course

This course is designed to provide coaches with the skills needed to coach teenage and adult players in a club or school environment. It is extremely important that coaches have an understanding of rugby before taking this course, which is delivered over 18 hours.

The presence of sport in a person’s life carries enormous benefits for social, physical and personal development while broadening cultural awareness. Rugby is a uniquely inclusive sport, and you as the coach hold a position of genuine influence over a player’s rate of personal development and their sense of community and self-worth.

The Competition Introduction course aims to develop coaches who know how to coach as well as teach what to coach. The course demonstrates your current level of competence and explores Game Knowledge and Coaching Process Skills.

The course will be delivered through a range of methods and will be highly interactive. Throughout the course, you will be encouraged to practice your coaching skills. Grasp this opportunity for feedback from your World Rugby Educator and your peers. These opportunities will also form the foundation of your competency-based assessment.

To register for this course all participants must complete the following on the Rugby Canada Website - Click here

NCCP / World Rugby Level 1 7's 

The Introduction to Coaching Sevens is an attendance based course delivered over 8 hours. It is intended for a coach of a group of players working under the guidance of a head coach, coaching co-ordinator, or Union scheme.

On successful completion of the course, the coach will be able to:

- Be aware of the history and format of Sevens
- Be aware of the variations in law and characteristics of the Sevens game
- Be aware of aspects of coaching process
- Be aware of principles and play and coachable components of Sevens
- Gain some experience in coaching Sevens
- The course will be delivered through a range of methods and will be highly interactive. Throughout the course, you will be encouraged to practice your coaching skills. Grasp this opportunity for feedback from your World Rugby Educator and your peers.

To register for this course all participants must complete the following on the Rugby Canada Website - Click here