The Youth Coach Award focuses on the needs of players aged under-13 to under-15 and on the coaching processes appropriate to working with players at this level.

The Senior Coach Award focuses on the needs of players aged 16-18 and adult junior players alongside the coaching processes appropriate to working with players at this level.

These courses are suitable for female coaches of youth players and for coaches of female youth teams/players.

Youth Coach Award

Entry Criteria

  • Coaches must be 18 years of age or older
  • Coaches must be actively coaching youth teams/players (u13 to u15)

Accreditation Requirements

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Gormanston Park
Saturday, 31 August
9.30am to 5.30pm
Enquiries to: colin.ohare@leinsterrugby.ie

Malahide RFC
Sunday, 8 September
9.30am to 5.30pm
Enquiries to: derek.maybury@leinsterrugby.ie

IT Carlow
Saturday, 14 September
9.30am to 5.30pm
Enquiries to: declan.obrien@leinsterrugby.ie

The King’s Hospital School
Saturday, 14 September
9.30am to 5.30pm
Enquiries to: derek.maybury@leinsterrugby.ie

Moate Community School
Saturday, 21 September
9.30am to 5.30pm
Enquiries to: damien.mccabe@leinsterrugby.ie

Lansdowne FC
Monday, 7 October & Wednesday, 9 October
6.45pm to 10pm
Enquiries to: kieran.hurrell@leinsterrugby.ie

Click here to book a Youth Coach Award course online

Senior Coach Award

Entry Criteria

  • Coaches must be 18 years of age or older
  • Coaches must have proven rugby playing/coaching experience
  • Coaches must be actively coaching senior teams/players (u16 to adult)

Accreditation Requirements

Maynooth University – Sold Out
Saturday, 15 June
9am to 7.30pm

TUD Blanchardstown – Sold Out
Saturday, 13 July
9am to 7.30pm

IT Carlow
Saturday, 17 August
9am to 7.30pm

Click here to book a Senior Coach Award course online

Workshops

Scrum Workshops

Cill Dara RFC
Monday, 2 September
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: john.bagnall@leinsterrugby.ie

Dundalk IT
Monday, 9 September
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: colin.ohare@leinsterrugby.ie

Energia Park, Donnybrook
Monday, 16 September
6.30pm to 8pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: kieran.hurrell@leinsterrugby.ie

Tullamore RFC
Monday, 30 September
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: damien.mccabe@leinsterrugby.ie

Enniscorthy RFC
Monday, 30 September
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: declan.obrien@leinsterrugby.ie

Backline Attack Workshops

Edenderry RFC
Monday, 14 October
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: damien.mccabe@leinsterrugby.ie

Enniscorthy RFC
Monday, 21 October
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: declan.obrien@leinsterrugby.ie

Energia Park, Donnybrook
Monday, 4 November
6.30pm to 8pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: kieran.hurrell@leinsterrugby.ie

Dundalk IT
Monday, 18 November
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: colin.ohare@leinsterrugby.ie

Lineout Workshops

Dundalk IT
Monday, 14 October
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: colin.ohare@leinsterrugby.ie

Energia Park, Donnybrook
Monday, 21 October
6.30pm to 8pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: kieran.hurrell@leinsterrugby.ie

Cill Dara RFC
Monday, 4 November
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: john.bagnall@leinsterrugby.ie

Enniscorthy RFC
Monday, 18 November
7pm to 8.30pm (TBC)
Enquiries to: declan.obrien@leinsterrugby.ie