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Coach and Referee development opportunities

By Nathan Tombleson

RFU courses on the Isle of Wight. Refereeing Children 26th October 2016 Rugby Ready 18th October 2016

Please see below courses that are now available to book online. Please click link to be taken directly to course booking. £5 is a bargain for my energetic and knowledgeable delivery!

Refereeing Children Isle of Wight 26 Oct 2016

This course has been designed specifically for those who wish to start their refereeing
career, refereeing children (u8-u12s).
This course will provide you with a solid basis on which you can continue to build and
improve your skills as a referee.
By the end of the course the delegates will:
 Identify the qualities of a good referee
 Identify the key requirements of refereeing children
 Identify the required behaviours, attitudes, skills & knowledge of an effective
children’s referee
 Identify and practice key skills in a practical situation
 Review their learning on the day
The course is a mixture of practical and classroom based activities.
Delegates must be aged 14 years of age or over. No prior experience is necessary.
Mandatory Pre-course Tasks
1.Refereeing Children Test found on
2.Refereeing Children Pre-course Questionnaire which is sent to delegates following
course booking.
3.Complete World Rugby (IRB) online Rugby Ready course.
(During daytime primarily for young leaders, but open to all) Wed 26th Oct 2016 - 1.00pm - 4.00pm – Isle of Wight RFC - £5 – Aged 14+

Rugby Ready Isle of Wight 18 Oct 2016

The World Rugby (IRB) Rugby Ready programme was launched to educate, aid and
support players, coaches, match officials on the importance of sufficient preparation
for training and playing in order for rugby to be played and enjoyed while reducing
the risk of serious injury.
Tues 18th Oct 2016 - 6.30pm - 9.30pm – Isle of Wight RFC - £5 – Aged 14+

Updated 17:29 - 24 Sep 2016 by Colin Hiom

Where next?

Quilter Kids First Skills Series: Crab Football

Sun 24 Feb
Under 10s Gosport U10s
Friendly 10:30
Under 16s Portsmouth
Friendly 10:30
Sun 3 Mar
Friendly TBC
Friendly 10:30
Under 14s Cup finals
Cup 11:00
Under 13s TBC
Cup 15:00


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