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 £75.

Course Dates & Times

Book now 12 November (9am-5pm) & 20 November (9am-5pm) Caledonia Midlands – St Andrews University (Females ONLY)
Book now 8 January (9am-5pm & 15 January (9am-5pm) Caledonia Midlands – Perthshire RFC
Book now 22 January (9am-5pm) & 29 January 29 January (9am-5pm) Caledonia North – Highland RFC
Book now 29 January (9am-5pm) & 5 March (9am-5pm) Caledonia North – Orkney RFC
Book now 23 April (9am-5pm) & 30 April (9am-5pm) Caledonia Midlands – Stirling County RFC

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