Find out the major World Rugby training events and conferences happening around the world from January to March 2018.

Africa – Rugby Africa (English speaking)

  • 22-25 February: World Rugby Level 2 Immediate Care in Rugby Course - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • 16 -17 February: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course - Botswana
  • 13-17 March: World Rugby Level 2 Immediate Care in Rugby course- Kampala, Uganda

Africa - Rugby Afrique (French speaking)

  • 18 to 20 January: World Rugby Level 2 Match Official course -  Ivory Coast
  • 8 to 10 February: World Rugby Level 2 Match Official course - Senegal
  • 21 to 24 February: World Rugby Educator course - Morocco (to be confirmed)
  • 27 to 31 March: World Rugby Level 3 Match Official course and Training Manager conference (around the U20 Barthes Trophy) - Tunisia

Asia – Asia Rugby

  • 18 - 20 January: World Rugby Level 3 Coaching course (part 2) (UAE / SLR) - Dubai, UAE
  • 26 - 28 January: World Rugby Level 3 Coaching course (part 1) - THEI, Hong Kong
  • 26 - 28 January: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course - Malaysia
  • 27 - 28 January: World Rugby Level 2 Match Officiating course - Malaysia
  • 1 - 4 February: World Rugby Level 2 Strength & Conditioning course - THEI, Hong Kong
  • 1 - 2 February: World Rugby Level 2 Match Officiating course - Vientaine, Laos
  • 3 - 4 February: World Rugby Level 2 Match Officiating course - Taipei, Chinese Taipei
  • 4 February: World Rugby Level 3 Advanced Immediate Care in Rugby course re-accreditation - Singapore
  • 5 - 6 February: World Rugby Level 3 Advanced Immediate Care in Sport course - Singapore
  • 7 - 8 February: World Rugby Level 3 Advanced Immediate Care in Rugby course - Singapore
  • 11 - 12 February: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course - Osaka, Japan
  • TBC February: World Rugby Level 2 Match Officiating course - Jakarta / Bali, Indonesia
  • 9 - 11 March: World Rugby Educator course - Singapore
  • 29 March - 1 April: World Rugby Level 3 Coaching course - Qingdao, China
  • 31 March - 1 April: World Rugby Level 2 Immediate Care in Rugby course - Malaysia
  • 26 - 31 March: World Rugby Strength & Conditioning course - Tashkent, Uzbekistan

South America – Sudamérica Rugby

  • 1 - 2 March - World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course - Montevideo, Uruguay

Europe – Rugby Europe

  • 14 - 17 January: World Rugby Level 3 Coaching (part 2) course - Marcoussis, France
  • 3 - 4 March: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching 7s course - Germany
  • 9 - 11 March: World Rugby Level Match Official (part 1) course - Lisbon, Portugal

Rugby Americas North 

  • Info to follow

Oceania – Oceania Rugby 

  • 13 - 14 January: World Rugby Medical Trainer Course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 15 - 16 January: World Rugby Immediate Care in Rugby course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 17 - 19 January: World Rugby Educator course - Nadi, Fiji
  • 10 - 11 February: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course) - Counties, New Zealand
  • 17 - 18 February: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course) - Tasman, New Zealand
  • 17 - 18 February: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course)- BOP, New Zealand
  • 17 - 18 February: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course) - North Harbour, New Zealand
  • 23 - 25 February: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course) - Waikato, New Zealand
  • 2 - 4 March: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course)- Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
  • 3 - 4 March: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course) - Hanan Shields, New Zealand
  • 17 - 18 March: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course) - Otago, New Zealand
  • 17 - 18 March: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course) - Wellington, New Zealand
  • 5, 12, 19, 26 March: World Rugby Level 2 Coaching course (DRC course) - Auckland, New Zealand

Find out more

If you want to find out more about the training courses, including how to register, please contact your union. Click here and select your union from the resulting page. Then select their web site or see contact details to get in touch with them.

Alternatively, contact your local World Rugby Regional Training Manager. These are as follows: 

North America (Rugby Americas North)  Mike Luke mluke@rugbyamericasnorth.com
South America (Sudamérica Rugby) Francisco Rubio francisco.rubio@sudamericarugby.org
Africa (Rugby Africa) English-speaking Denver Wannies denver.wannies@rugbyafrique.com
Africa (Rugby Afrique) French-speaking Adama Bakhoum adama.bakhoum@rugbyafrique.com
Asia (Asia Rugby) Gene Tong rtmasia@worldrugby.org
Oceania (Oceania Rugby) Talemo Waqa talemo.waqa@oceaniarugby.com
Europe (Rugby Europe) Daniel Mitrea rtm@rugbyeurope.eu

A great starting point for learning more about the game is through the digital tools offered by World Rugby. These include: