Referee Courses

If you wish to referee outside of your club, or grow your refereeing skills, you need to complete the England Rugby Refereeing Award. The next courses within NLD are detailed below.

Bookings are taken via the RFU GMS Course Finder here.

This course is the entry point for those wishing to referee the 15a-side game. It provides referees with the knowledge, skills andattributes to effectively referee young players and adults.

The course costs £75.

The course consists of 1 face-to-face day in October/November 2021, followed by a series of webinars in January/ February/ March/April. Coaches will then attend a second face-to-face day in May/June 2022.
Each webinar will include a monthly task to complete in the context of your own refereeing.

Participants will get access to digital resources to support their refereeing and join a monthly online community of practice for additional support.

Participants must complete all webinars

Attendees must have completed the RFU online Headcase module ( prior to booking
onto the course. This can take up to 48 hours to appear on GMS records. If you are unable to add the course ticket
to your basket, please try again 48 hours after completing Headcase online.

Further links to courses can be found below
Carres Grammar
Staffordshire Uni (Oct)
Nottingham Uni
Warwick School
Loughborough Uni
Newman Uni (Oct)
Moulton College
Oundle School
Samworth Academy
Newman Uni (Nov)
Staffordshire Uni (Nov)