Senior Coaching U19
The Senior Rugby pathway is for those coaching Colts or Grade teams.

Senior Rugby refers to U19s and above.

To coach Senior Rugby you must complete a Smart Rugby course.

After completing your Smart Rugby course Rugby Australia encourages coaches to complete one or more of the below courses to gain a deeper understanding.

These courses are a mix of online and face-to-face.

For more information contact your Member Union.

Developing Coach certificate

  • Developing Coach course

Accreditation program

  • Smart Rugby
  • Level 2 Coach (Developing Coach program)

Continual Professional Development  programs

  • Coach Ready
  • World Rugby modules (coach stream)
  • Assessing coach program

If coaches are working within representative programs at State level or above Rugby Australia encourages you to complete the below course:

  • Level 3 Coach (Emerging Talent Coach program)