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Considering coaching rugby in 2018? We'd love to have you as part of our coaching team. Please fill in the following coaching application form and return it to us asap.

Competition Rules

SCRU Junior Competition rules  170713 2017 SCRU Junior Competition Rules 1 

SCRU Senior Competition Rules  170308 2017 SCRU Senior Competition Rules 

2018 SCRU Year Planner 170413 SCRU Yearly Planner 2017 Draft 

How to Become a Coach

Queensland Rugby is committed to educating coaches within the community and conducts courses throughout the state. All courses are professionally staffed and all instructors receive specialist training in ARU course delivery. Courses are specifically designed for the age of the players and the experience of the coaches.

Follow the links below for further details.

Coaching Courses

Smart Rugby (Safety course mandatory for all coaches and referees)

Coaching Kids Rugby (Seminar for coaches involved in Pathway Rugby. SmartRugby is included in this course)

Level 1 (Foundation) Course (Entry level course for coaches involved in U13 – Seniors. The course focuses on laws, technical skills/drills and effective coaching practice. SmartRugby is included in this course. Level 1 Coach assessments and exam also conducted on the day)

Level 1 Coaching Accreditation (Available without attending a course if you are already SmartRugby compliant. Complete the registration form, the online Laws & Safety exam, and arrange a field assessment)

Level 2 Coaching Course & Accreditation (Intermediate level course focusing on developing a coach’s tactical knowledge of the game)

Advanced Coaching Seminars (Presentations by professional coaches on the current practices involved in the game)

Level 3 Coaching Program (ARU coaching program designed for coaches involved at premier/representative level)

Club Resources

See below information and applications relevant to clubs in regards to player transfers.

 Please read through the ‘130305 Memorandum re Re ARU Insurance Registration and Player Clearances‘ for all information about this process.

130118 ARU DTA – Blank

130305 Clearance within the same Union in the Same Year Form

130305 From Australia to an Overseas Union

130305 iRB International Player Clearance Form

130305 Player Clearance Phone Directory – International

130305 Queensland and Australian Contacts

SCRU Policies and Procedures

The Sunshine Coast Rugby Union Board has endorsed all policies and procedures as sanctioned by the Queensland Rugby Union, as such administrators need to have a sound understanding of policies that are applicable to their clubs/competitions.

  • ARU Policies
  • Judicial Procedures
  • Model Competition Rules
  • Competition Sanctioning
  • Smart Rugby
  • Club Incorporation
  • QRU Policy FAQ

In addition the following are QRU specific policies;

  • Sanctions for Punching/Striking; Dangerous tackling; and Dangerous charging Policy
  • Movement between Age Grade (U19 Law Variation and Senior Rugby Policy)
  • QRU Branding  Regulations for On-field Apparel – All Competitions
  • QRU Procedures and Cards for rolling substitutions

Information on all these matters can be found Here.



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