Aspiring Coaching Programme

The Aspiring Coaching programme is available to all coaches of mini, youth and adult rugby who have completed the entry level Coaching Essentials course (or UKCC Level 1) or, have over 3 years of coaching experience, or is a qualified PE teacher. Coaches must be minimum 18 years of age to complete the course and must be actively coaching within a club or school.

Course Outline

The Aspiring Coaching programme is a 2 day practical course that aims to equip coaches with practical coaching skills and tools to enhance their coaching and the player experience, covering the following key areas:

  1. Skill acquisition and decision making
  2. Observation and feedback skills
  3. Creating the right environment
  4. Technical Blueprint ‘The Scottish Way’
  5. Reflective practice

Entry Requirements

Download the course descriptor HERE.

Pre-Course Modules

All coaches must have completed the following before attending the course:

Costs

In conjunction with sportscotland, Scottish Rugby is able to subsidise the course cost for those coaches and teachers working within our member and associate clubs, schools and universities to grow the game at a price of £80.

Course Dates & Times

Book now 6 & 7 July (10am – 5pm) Caledonia North – Banff RFC
Book now 13 & 14 July (9am – 5pm) Glasgow North – Waysiders Drumpellier RFC
Book now 27 & 28 July (9am – 5pm) Caledonia Midlands – Kirkcaldy RFC
Book now 28 July & 4 August (9am – 5pm) Glasgow North – Dalziel RFC
Book now 3 & 4 August (9am – 5pm) Glasgow North – West of Scotland FC
Book now 3 & 4 August (10am – 5pm) Caledonia North – Mackie RFC
Book now 10 & 11 August (9am – 5pm) Caledonia Midlands – Strathmore RFC
Book now 11 &18 August (9am – 5pm) Glasgow South – Ardrossan RFC (Female Only)
Book now 11 & 18 August (9am – 5pm) East – Kelso RFC
Book now 17 & 18 August (10am – 5pm) Glasgow South – Greenock Wanderers RFC
Book now 17 & 24 August (10am – 5pm) Caledonia North – Garioch RFC (Female Only)
Book now 25 August & 1 September (9am – 5pm) Glasgow South – Ayr RFC
Book now 25 August – 1 September (9am – 5pm) East – Lasswade RFC
Book now 7 & 14 September (9am – 5pm) Caledonia Midlands – Perthshire RFC (Female Only)
Book now 28 & 29 September (9am – 5pm) Caledonia Midlands – Stirling County RFC
Book now 15 & 16 October (9am – 5pm) East – Scottish Gas Murrayfield

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