Taranaki Rugby - Community Rugby Resources

2022 TARANAKI RUGBY COACHING COURSES

- P1st quarter – Jan 1 to March 31

DRC Coaching Course – Level 2


TIME & VENUE:
26th & 27th February 2022 - 9am (VENUE TBC) (POSTPONED)


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Any coaches with Rep coaching ambitions in 2022 and beyond, all premier coaches, colts and high school coaches looking to up-skill and provide their players with the best possible experience.


Rugby Smart – Level 1 Certification


TIMES & VENUE:  

March 21st - 6pm (Coastal)              

April 20th - 6pm (Stratford/Eltham)​​​​​​​

April 27th - 6pm (Tukapa)

May 2nd - 6pm (Hawera)

May 16th (Catch Up) - 6pm - (NPOB)


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

All coaches at secondary school level and up to Premier level must attend one of these sessions to coach in 2022. Covers key safety aspects around tackle, breakdown, scrum, concussion etc


TRCT Senior Coach Development Week


TIMES & VENUE: (Postponed)

Monday March 28th                   

Wednesday March 30th                     

Friday April 1st

(HUB Hawera and Sport Taranaki/Yarrows Stadium)


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Any coaches with Rep coaching ambitions in 2022 and beyond, all Premier, Senior, Colts and High School coaches looking to upskill and provide their players with the best possible experience


2nd quarter April 1 to June 31


Chiefs Region Performance Course – Level 3


TIMES & VENUE:

April 7th – 10th Thursday – Sunday (Chiefs base Hamilton)  


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Coaches who have recently completed Level 2 DRC and hold a rep, premier or school 1st XV position will be considered and promoted by the union. Interest in attending should be communicated to Jack or Brad        


Small Blacks – Level 1 Certification


TIMES & VENUE:

Monday March 21st – SB #1 (Coast) - 6pm

Wednesday April 20th  – SB #2 (Hawera) - 6pm            

Wednesday April 27th  – SB #3 (NPOB) - 6pm

Monday May 2nd – SB #4 (Stratford/Eltham) - 6pm

Monday May 16th – SB #5 (Tukapa) - 6pm


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

All coaches U6 to U13 must attend one of these sessions to coach in 2022. Covers key safety aspects around tackle, breakdown, concussion, child protection, growth mindset etc


TCRT Coach Development Weeks– Ferdie


TIMES & VENUE:

Monday May 9th                        

Wednesday May 11th                 

Friday May 13th


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Any coaches with Ross Brown coaching ambitions in 2022 and beyond, all U6 – U13 coaches looking to upskill and provide their players with the best possible experience


3rd quarter July 1  to Sept 30


Taranaki Bulls Coach Observations


TIMES & VENUE:

Dates - TBC


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Any coaches who have completed DRC course in Feb and identified will be contacted and offered a chance to come in.


4th Quarter Oct 1 to Dec 31


Chiefs U 18s Camp


TIMES & VENUE: 

10th October (Hamilton)


WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

All coaches who attended DRC at the start of the year will be offered a chance to attend a day long observation of coaches at camp



COACHING RESOURCES

Welcome to the 2022 season! 

We are delighted to have a fulltime Coach Development Officer Jack Kirifi who is committed to ensuring our club, school and junior coaches have the resources they need to be better at what they do. This has a follow on affect too by improving our players and ultimately making the game better. Jack also helps assist the eight club development officers. 

On this page, you will have the resources you need to add to your coaching toolkit.

Skill Videos


For more information, please contact;

Jack Kirifi
Coach Development Officer
027 335 6448
jack@trfu.co.nz