IRB Training: August to October courses

(IRB.COM) Monday 11 August 2014
 
 IRB Training: August to October 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 from August to October.

Africa – CAR (English speaking)

  • Info to follow

Africa - CAR (French speaking)

  • 17-21 September: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby course - Ivory Coast
  • 17-21 September: IRB Level 2 Coaching course - Ivory Coast
  • 17-21 September: IRB Level 2 Coaching Sevens course - Ivory Coast
Asia – ARFU 
  • 28 August: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Manila, Philippines
  • 30 August: IRB Level 1 Medical course - Singapore
  • September: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Dubai
  • September: IRB Level 2 Coaching course - Dubai
  • September: IRB Level 1 Coaching Sevens course - Dubai
  • September: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating course - Dubai
  • September: IRB Level 2 Match Officiating course - Dubai
  • 12 September: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Hong Kong
  • 13 September: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby course - Hong Kong
  • 13 September: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Hong Kong
  • 16 September: IRB Get Into Rugby - Seoul, Korea
  • 16 September: IRB Rugby Ready course - Seoul, Korea
  • 17 September: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating course - Seoul, Korea
  • 18 September: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Seoul, Korea
  • 18 September: IRB Level 2 Medical course - Singapore
  • 19-20 September: IRB Level 2 Coaching course - Seoul, Korea
  • 24 September: IRB Level 1 S&C course - RKU, Tokyo, Japan
  • 25 September: IRB Level 1 Medical course - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 25-28 September: IRB Level 2 S&C course - RKU, Tokyo, Japan
  • 26-27 September: Medial Educator course - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 26-28 September: IRB Level 2 Coaching course - Hong Kong
  • 28 September: IRB Level 1 Medical course - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 30 September-4 October: IRB Level 2 S&C - Nanjing, China
  • 30 September: 4 October: IRB Level 2 S&C - Nanjing, China
  • 22-25 October: IRB Level 3 Coaching (Part 2) course - Nanjing, China

South America - CONSUR

  • Info to follow
Europe – FIRA-AER
  • 22-30 August: FIRA-AER Technical Director course, module 3 – Czech Rep. 
IRB/FIRA-AER "TES" adoption scheme projects supported by Six Nations Unions 
  • 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

  • 4-7 September: IRB Level 3 Match Officiating course - Boulder, Colorado, USA
  • 8-9 September: Coach Educator/Trainer workshop - Boulder, Colorado, USA
  • 13-17 October: IRB Level 2/3 Immediate Care in Rugby and Level 3 Advanced Immediate Care in Rugby - Langford, British Columbia, Canada
  • 15-17 October: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby acquaint course - Langford, British Columbia, Canada
  • 15-17 October: IRB Medical Educator course - Langford, British Columbia, Canada
  • 18 October: IRB Level 1 First Aid in Rugby acquaint course - Langford, British Columbia, Canada
  • 24-26 October: IRB Level 2 Coaching Match Officials - USA
Oceania – FORU 
  • 27 August: IRB Level 1 Coaching course - Naura
  • 28 August: IRB Level 1 Sevens Coaching course - Naura
  • 29 August: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating course - Naura
  • 30 August: IRB Level 1 Sevens Match Officiating course - Naura
  • 8-11 September: IRB Trainer course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 9-12 September: IRB Educator course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 12 September: IRB Level 1 Match Officiating course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 12 September: IRB Level 1 Sevens Coaching course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 12 September: IRB Level 1 S&C course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 15-19 September: IRB Level 2 S&C course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 22-24 September: IRB Level 3 Match Officiating course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 25-26 September: IRB Level 2 Coaching Match Officials course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 20-21 October: IRB Level 2 Coaching Sevens course - Apia, Samoa
  • 22-23 October: IRB Level 2 Match Officiating Sevens course - Apia, Samoa
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