Warwickshire RFU


Welcome to Warwickshire Coaching and Training Web Links.

The aim is to provide support for Rep County Coaches enabling development of player capabilities with upskilling sessions for County Players and identification of talent for core squads.

WRFU Rep Coach Development Events

Pre-Season September 8TH Seminar of WRFU Rep Coaches [Lead & Assists] in Men’s &    Women’s Age Grade, 20s & Senior Squads.​​WRFU Skill Development sessions for Rep Squad Male  & Female Players in positional cohorts from Age Group, 20’s, Senior Men’s and Women’s Squads. ​At Old Coventrians RFC. Tile Hill Lane, Coventry. CV49DE.

Refreshments from 7 pm. Start 7.30 pm



Purpose of session.

Vision and Planning.


Action Planning

Future Events

  • WRFU Club Coach Education Evenings will explore tactical principles of play and key skills with Guest Coaches and squad of players. [Dates and Presenter’s Names to follow]
  • ​Club visits to support coach delivery, advice on Coach Ed Courses and useful Websites. 
  • Refine Club Coach Database to accelerate talent and the support of Coach Welfare.

Past Events

During Lockdown 2020 and the Return to Play 2021 new resources have been made available for all. Warwickshire is supported by a Game Development Team of RFU Staff who have been busy running webinars and initial online courses so far this year. Follow them on

RFU Mids Game Development Twitter

RFU Midlands – Facebook

RFU Coach Developer for Warwickshire is Tom Huggins:

[email protected]  England Rugby Coach Developer

The England Rugby Advanced Coaching Award for 2021/22 will kick off in February with 2 webinars that prospective participants need to complete.

First up is the Advanced Coaching Workshop Part 1, which is a free on-demand webinar that anyone wishing to take part in the ER Advanced Coaching Award MUST complete as a pre-requisite for booking. It will outline details for the 2021/22 course, including expectations of applicants, the pre-requisites that need to be completed prior to booking and proposed course dates and venues.

This will be followed in March with the Advanced Coaching Workshop Part 2 with booking for the full courses due to open in May 2021.

Book onto and view the Advanced Coaching Workshop Part 1 on demand here:

Please be aware that course dates and venues are provisional and subject to change or cancellation depending on the evolving situation with the Coronavirus pandemic.

Links –

England Coaching Resources

Irwin Mitchell Mentoring

RFU’s Injury Prevention Exercise Programme.

Andy Johnson, Warwickshire Coach Development

Mob: 07803935406

[email protected]

[email protected]