World Rugby Coaching Sevens Level 1

World Rugby Coaching Sevens Level 1

The Level 1 Coaching Sevens course aims to give new coaches some practical tools to help them coach Sevens. This course is an attendance only course and delegates receive a World Rugby Certificate of attendance.

Course Cost: FREE

Course Content

This World Rugby Coaching Rugby Sevens Level 1 focuses on the following aspects of the game: 

  • Principles of 7 a side rugby
  • Team profiling
  • Performance goals
  • Key factor analysis
  • Functional role analysis
  • Tactics
  • Preparation for a tournament
  • Team analysis
  • Practical application of key factor and functional role analysis


No assessment; provision of certificate for full attendance

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Candidates are required to be 16 years of age or over before they can be registered for qualification. They must also provide evidence of having completed the following:-

Further Information

Application Procedures

Applications must be submitted via Eventbrite. Select the 'APPLY NOW' link on the venue you wish to attend, where this will take you to the Eventbrite online registration page. 

*Further dates tbc for the 2017/18 season


Please contact Claire Scott: | 0131 346 5167 should you have any questions


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