This course is compulsory for all college (U14 and up) and senior club coaches each year prior to the start of the club and college competitions. As well as refreshing the key safety messages each year, this course also provides coaches with some valuable coaching material presented by some of the country’s most respected and experienced coaches.

Coaches are welcome to complete their annual Rugby Smart course requirement at any of the courses located around the region below: 



Prior to attending a Rugby Smart course Coaches must first have completed their NZR 2020 Coach Registration via their club or college sent Sporty Link or at  Completing this will then direct coaches to the online content which must be completed prior to attending the Rugby Smart Course.


Course Details:

Time: 6.30-8.30pm


Western Bays Course

Date:   Monday 24 February 2020

Venue: Te Rauparaha Arena (TBC)


Wellington City Course

Date:   Wednesday 26 February 2020

Venue: ASB Arena (TBC)


Course Details: Hutt Valley Course

Date:   Monday 2 March 2020

Venue: Hutt Valley High School


For planning purposes registration for this course is required – please CLICK HERE to register online


To find out more, click on the Rugbysmart logo below