NTRU Coaching

The University Pirates will pay course fees for members interested in taking any of these courses provided prior approval is sought.

Smart Rugby (SR) 

Description:  SR is the minimum, mandatory qualification for all head coaches and referees participating in contact rugby (ages 12 – 18 , Grade). This qualification lasts for two years, after which time it must be refreshed.

Venue:  Fred’s Pass Reserve, Humpty Doo
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Cost:  Free

Smart Rugby (SR) 

Description:  SR is the minimum, mandatory qualification for all head coaches and referees participating in contact rugby (ages 12 – 18, Grade). This qualification lasts for two years, after which time it must be refreshed.

Venue:  Rugby Park Marrara, Field 1
Date:
Time:
Cost:  Free

Foundation Course 

Description:  The Foundation Course is the first and major step towards accreditation as a Level 1 Coach or Referee. Participants must nominate as either coaches of referees in training, and undertake a combination of theory and practical education.

Venue:  NTIS Conference Room, Marrara Sporting Complex
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Coaching Kids Rugby (CKR)

Description:  CKR is a course for coaches & referees of the junior ages 5 – 12 years. Participants are provided with activities suited to these age groups, techniques for group management and an understanding of the modified laws for Pathway Rugby (Walla, Mini & Midi). This course includes Smart Rugby compliance.

Venue:  Rugby Park Marrara, Field 1
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Contact :
Murray Archibald
NTIS Head Coach
Northern Territory Rugby Union

murray.archibald@nt.gov.au