IRB Training: June to August courses

(IRB.COM) Tuesday 17 June 2014
 
 IRB Training: June to August courses
An image from a recent ARFU, IRB Level 1 Strength and Conditioning course

Find out the major IRB training events and conferences happening around the world in June, July and August.

Africa – CAR (English speaking)

  • 14-15 June:  IRB Level 1 First Aid course - Kenya
  • 20-22 June: IRB Level 3 Match Officiating – Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 26-28 June: IRB Level 3 Match Officiating course - Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 18-20 July: IRB Level 1 First Aid course – Kampala, Uganda

Africa - CAR (French speaking)

  • 28-30 June: Medical educator course Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • 29 June-1 July: IRB Medical Educator course - Madagascar
  • 1 & 4 July: IRB Level 1 First Aid - Antananarivo,  Madagascar
  • 3-4 July: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby course - Madagascar
  • 3 July: IRB Level 2 Coaching 15’s - final evaluation – Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • 4 July: IRB Level 2 Coaching Fifteens final evaluation
Asia – ARFU 
  • 14 & 15 June: IRB Level 1 Coaching - Hong Kong
  • 21 June: IRB Rugby Ready course - Hong Kong
  • 26 June: IRB Rugby Ready course - Bangkok, Thailand
  • 27 June: IRB Level 1 Sevens Coaching course - Bangkok, Thailand
  • 27 June: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating Sevens course - Bangkok, Thailand
  • 28 June: IRB Rugby Ready course - Hong Kong
  • 28-29 June: IRB Level 2 Sevens Coaching course - Bangkok, Thailand
  • 28-29 June: IRB Level 2 Match Officiating Sevens course - Bangkok, Thailand
  • 28-29 June: IRB Level 1 Medical First Aid in Rugby course - Bangkok, Thailand
  • 5 July: IRB Rugby Ready
  • 2 course - Hong Kong
  • 5 July: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Manila, Philippines
  • 8 July: IRB Get Into Rugby and Rugby Ready course 
  • 8 July: Union workshop - Taipei
  • 9 July: IRB Level 1 Sevens Coaching course - Taipei
  • 9 July: IRB Level 1 Sevens Match Officiating course - Taipei
  • 10-11 July: IRB Level 2 Sevens Coaching course - Taipei
  • 10-11 July: IRB Level 2 Sevens Match Officiating course - Taipei
  • 11 July: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating course - Cebu, Philippines
  • 12 July: IRB Level 1 S&C course - Taipei
  • 19 July: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating course - Manila, Philippines
  • 19 July: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Hong Kong
  • 27 July: IRB Level 1 Rugby Ready and Coaching course - Hong Kong
  • 3 & 9 August: IRB Level I Coaching course - Hong Kong
  • 13-14 August: IRB Level 1 First Aid course - Nanjing, China
  • 16-17 August: IRB Level 2 Sevens Coaching course - Hong Kong
  • 30 August - IRB Level 1 First Aid course - Singapore

South America - CONSUR

4–8 August: CONSUR 'Super week' (Buenos Aires, Argentina). Course delivery from new Educators within 4 training strands: Medical Educator Course, Educator Course, Senior Medical Educator course, CPD for Trainers and Educators

Europe – FIRA-AER

  • 6-11 July: FIRA-AER Technical Director course, module 2 - Lubersac, France
  • 11-13 July: IRB/FIRA-AER Level 3 Coaching course (Part 1) - Madrid, Spain
  • 22-30 August: FIRA-AER Technical Director course, module 3 – Czech Rep. 
IRB/FIRA-AER "TES" adoption scheme projects supported by Six Nations Unions 
  • 17-19 June: Coaching workshop and mini and youth programmes / position specific for youth and senior players - Josipdol, Croatia
  • 11-13 July: IRB/FIRA-AER Level 2 Coaching course - Madrid, Spain
  • 2-3 August: IRB/FIRA-AER Level 1 Sevens Coaching Course – Planken, Liechtenstein
  • 21-25 August: IRB/FIRA-AER Level 2 Match Officiating Course – Szentas, Hungary
  • 22-24 August: IRB/FIRA-AER Level 2 Sevens Coaching course & Sevens Technical Clinic – Vilnius, Lithuania
  • 23-24 August: IRB/FIRA-AER Level 2 Sevens Coaching course – Denmark

North America/Caribbean - NACRA

  • 4-8 June: Senior Medical Educator & Medical educator course – Houston, Texas, USA
  • 11-15 June: IRB Trainer & Educator courses – Toronto, Canada
Oceania – FORU 
  • 16-17 June: IRB Level 1 Coaching and Match Officiating Sevens course - Bellona, Solomon Islands
  • 16-20 June: IRB Level 1 S&C course - Tailevu, Fiji
  • 16-22 June: IRB Level 2 Coaching and Match Officiating courses (Fifteens) - Rarotonga, Cook Islands
  • 19-20 June: IRB Level 1 Coaching and Match Officiating Sevens courses - Honiara, Solomon Islands
  • 24 June: IRB Level 1 Sevens Coaching course - Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • 24-27 June: IRB Level 1 Coaching and Match Officiating Sevens courses - Rennell, Solomon Islands
  • 28 June: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • 29 June: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating course - Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • 4 July: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby course - FSM, Suva, Fiji
  • 7-11 July: IRB Level 1 S&C course - Ovalau, Fiji
  • 10 July: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby course - FRU HQ, Suva, Fiji
  • 14-18 July: IRB Level 1 S&C - Suva, Fiji
  • 17 July: IRB First Aid in Rugby course - FMS, Suva, Fiji
  • 17-18 July: IRB Level 1 Coaching & Match Officiating course - Honiara, Solomon Islands
  • 21-25 July: IRB Level 1 S&C course - Lautoka, Fiji
  • 22 July: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby course - Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • 22-23 July: IRB Level 1 Coaching and Match Officating course - Bellona, Solomon Islands
  • 24 July: IRB Level 1 Sevens Coaching course - Nuku'alofa. Tonga
  • 24 July: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby course - FASANOC, Suva, Fiji
  • 28 July: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • 29 July: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating course - Nuku’alofa, Tonga
  • 30 July: IRB Level 1 S&C course - Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • 31 July: IRB Level 1 S&C course - Nuku'alofa, Tonga
Find out more

If you want to find out more about the training courses, including how to register, please contact your union. Click here and select your union from the resulting page. Then select their web site or see contact details to get in touch with them

Alternatively, contact your local IRB Regional Training Consultants. These are as follows: 

North America Carribean Rugby Association (NACRA)
Mike Luke

mikeluke@mac.com

South America (CONSUR) Alejandro Degano adegano@adegano.com
Africa (CAR) English-speaking Denver Wannies denver.wannies@gmail.com
Africa (CAR) French-speaking Adama Bakhoum
rtccarfr@irb.com
Asia (ARFU) Gene Tong rtcarfu@irb.com
Oceania (FORU) Talemo Waqa
 rtcforu@irb.com
Europe (FIRA-AER) Douglas Langley douglas.langley@irb.com

A great starting point for learning more about the game is through the digital tools offered by the IRB. These include:

  • IRB Passport web site– a one-stop shop for online training resources, including the new-look IRB Coaching web site launched this week, the Rugby Ready web site, the IRB Laws web site, a new strength and conditioning site, as well as information on player welfare and anti-doping.
  • Laws of the Game mobile app (for iPhone and iPad) – check the Laws on the move