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Cornwall Training Plan for 2017-18

 

The CRFU Game Development Committee is pleased to announce the programme for the coming season.

Please click on the link below for details. Please note that all applications should be made on line at http://www.englandrugby.com/my-rugby/courses/search/

For further details please contact the Committee Chair, Chris Hailey, on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or the Rugby Development Officer, Mike Bratt, on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The CRFU is keen to encourage and support members of our clubs who wish to improve their skill levels to help to grow and develop the game in Cornwall. Many clubs provide financial support to their members when they undertake First Aid, Coaching or Referee training. In addition, members of clubs affiliated to the CRFU who attend approved First Aid, Coaching or Referee courses may be entitled to a contribution of 50% towards the cost of the course from the CRFU.

Please click on the link below to download an application form to claim reimbursement when you have attended an approved course.

 
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Club Referee Awards

The CRFU was delighted to welcome a new crop of referees at the February Cornwall Clubs’ Forum. The healthy development of our game depends on expanding our pool of referees so our President, Peter James, was pleased to congratulate the new club referees above when he presented them with their “Club Referee” shirts and certificates.

 

Pictured (left to right) are: Savanna Crocker, Johnathan Plummer, Ashley Gilder, Richard Edyvean & Josh Durant.

 

Paul Sullivan, Thys De Beer, Paul Martin & Jamie Shrosbree also completed the Club Referees course and will receive their shirts and certificates at the next meeting.

 

 
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Refereeing & Coaching Courses

Please see below a list of upcoming Coaching and Refereeing courses that are all available to be booked online at:-

http://www.englandrugby.com/my-rugby/courses/search

 

Course

Venue

Date(s)

Times

Refereeing 15 a side – L2

Penryn

12.03.17 & 19.03.17 (2 days)

09:00 to 17:00

Rugby Ready

Camborne

03.04.17

18:00 to 21:00

Rugby Ready

Bodmin

05.04.17

18:00 to 21:00

Scrum Factory

Camborne

24.04.17

18:00 to 21:00

Scrum Factory

Bodmin

26.04.17

18:00 to 21:00

Coaching 15 a side – L2

Penryn

07.05.17 & 14.05.17 & 28.05.17 (3 days)

09:00 to 17:00

Coaching Children – L1

Newquay Tretherras

21.05.17 & 27.05.17 & 11.06.17 (3 days)

09:00 to 17:00

Coaching 15 a side – L2

Launceston

11.06.17 & 18.06.17 & 02.07.17 (3 days)

09:00 to 17:00

 

Also, please see below a short description of each of the courses along with a list of the pre requisites prior to booking:-

                  

Course Title

Course Descriptor

Rugby Ready:

20% Classroom delivery and interactive tasks 80% Practical

Duration: 3 hours

Cost: £5                             

Min. Age: 14

The World Rugby (IRB) Rugby Ready programme was launched to educate, aid and support players, coaches, match officials on the importance of sufficient preparation for training and playing in order for rugby to be played and enjoyed while reducing the risk of serious injury.

Scrum Factory:

30% Classroom delivery and interactive tasks 70% Practical

Duration: 3 hours

Cost: £5                              

Min. Age: 14

The Scrum Factory aims to increase the number of players able to play in the scrum, particularly the front row. The course is designed to help coaches, match officials and players to understand individual and collective techniques, as well as position specific conditioning. Meaningful sessions can be delivered regardless of numbers attending training and with minimal equipment and expense to the club or school.

UKCC Level 1 -

Introducing Children to Rugby Union:

30% Classroom delivery and interactive tasks 70% Practical

Assessment via Competency sign off

Home study tasks of 6hrs minimum

Duration: 3 Days

Cost: £115

Min. Age: 16

Entry point for coaches of children [U7 to U13]

Provides those working with children with the knowledge, skills and attributes essential to developing children’s social, personal, physical and mental skills through the technical and tactical aspects of the game of Rugby Union.

Mandatory Pre-course Tasks:

1. Attend face to face World Rugby, Rugby Ready

2. Complete World Rugby, online Rugby Ready

3. Complete ‘New Rules of Play’ laws test

Before applying for this course:

Must have attended Rugby Ready course

UKCC Level 2 -

Coaching the 15-a-side game:

30% Classroom delivery and interactive tasks 70% Practical

Assessment via Competency sign off

Home study tasks of 6hrs minimum

Duration: 3 Days

Cost: £115

Min. Age: 18

Entry point for coaches of the 15-a-side Game

Provides coaches with the knowledge, skills and attributes to effectively coach young players or adults in the 15-a-side game. Develops coaching skills and the technical & tactical aspects of defence and attack together with unit skills and developing play from set piece.

Mandatory Pre-course Tasks:

1. Attend face to face World Rugby, Rugby Ready

2. Complete Scrum Factory Course

3. Complete World Rugby, Laws Test

Before applying for this course:

Must have attended Rugby Ready (or hold UKCC Level 1 Coaching Rugby Union Award) and Scrum Factory course

Refereeing the 15-a-side game:

40% Classroom delivery and Interactive tasks 60% Practical

Assessment via Competency sign off

Home study tasks of 6 hrs minimum

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: £50

Min. Age: 14

For new and developing referees wanting to referee the 15-a-side game

By the end of the course the delegates will have:-

Developed their refereeing goals and understand the principles of play

Understood how to plan and prepare to referee

Understood how to referee players of different ages and experience

The ability to be able to referee rugby union matches

The ability to analyse their own performance and feedback from others and improve performance as a referee

Mandatory Pre-course Tasks:

1. Complete World Rugby online Rugby Ready course

2. Complete World Rugby online Laws test

 

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Reimbursement for Course Fees

 

The CRFU is keen to encourage and support members of our clubs who wish to improve their skill levels to help to grow and develop the game in Cornwall. Many clubs provide financial support to their members when they undertake First Aid, Coaching or Referee training. In addition, members of clubs affiliated to the CRFU who attend approved First Aid, Coaching or Referee courses may be entitled to a contribution of 50% towards the cost of the course from the CRFU.

Please click on the link below to download an application form to claim reimbursement when you have attended an approved course.

 
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CRFU PDS Level 1 course

Following the success of last year’s CRFU Coaches Day presentation by Mark Bennett we are now very pleased to be able to offer the opportunity attend a PDS Level 1 course in Cornwall.

Please see the attached for some further information about the programme.

The cost has been heavily subsidised by the Cornwall RFU, enabling the amount per person to be reduced to £25.

The dates of the course are the 8th February and the 15th March at Penryn RFC, each day will run from 09:30 to 17:00 (you will need to attend both days).

Please apply (listing your current coaching commitments) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as soon as possible if you wish to attend.

 

Everyone applying will receive a reply by 25th January telling them if they have been accepted (or not) onto the course.

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