Rugby Coaching Course

Rugby Coaching Course

Course Description

South African rugby players and coaches are internationally renowned for their skill and excellence. Building on from this, Trifocus Fitness Academy offers South Africa’s first rugby-specific certification. This offers the student the opportunity to gain specific skills about coaching as well as qualifying them to coach rugby players on both beginner and provincial levels.


Watch the video


  • Applying the principles of sports coaching to the game of rugby
  • Coaching beginners rugby
  • Coaching provincial rugby
  • Coaching the fundamental principles of rugby
  • Operating as a professional sports coach
  • Teaching and coaching specific motor skills for rugby


R9700total payment
  • Deposit R2500
  • R2400 (3 months)

R9700total payment
  • Deposit R2500
  • R1200 (6 months)

How to Study

How to study at Trifocus Fitness Academy

We offer a number of exciting, dynamic and interactive ways in which you can learn how to become the best fitness professional you can be!


This is a correspondence course that can be done at your own pace. It takes roughly 6-12 months to complete. We will send you all the course material – that you will need – via courier. If you have any questions, our student support team is available – on the other side of the phone – to help.

Make an Enquiry

all fitness courses athlete

    Register Now

    *By consenting to receive communications, you agree to the use of your data as described in our privacy policy. You may opt-out of receiving communication at any time.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How long will it take to complete the Rugby Coaching Course?

    It will take approximately 3 months to complete the Rugby Coaching Course.

    Are there payment plans and discounts available?

    Payments can be made via Payfast, EFT or by debit order (which is deducted on the last working day of every month). We offer an 18% discount if you pay the course fees upfront.

    Are there facilitated classes?

    No, the course is only available through online learning or via correspondence.

    Is there student support?

    Yes, there are student support managers available to assist you from Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.

    When can you start the Rugby Coaching Course?

    The course can be started at any time during the year.

    What will you learn in the Rugby Coaching Course?

    You will learn how to apply the principles of sports coaching to the game of rugby, coach beginners and provincial rugby, teach and coach specific motor skills for rugby, and other modules.

    Is the Rugby Coaching Course internationally accredited?

    The course is accredited by REPSSA and CATHSSETA.

    What does Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform look like?

    Trifocus Fitness Academy’s online learning platform was built with the end user in mind, offering students slides, videos, interactive games and seamless downloads.

    What are the registration requirements for the Rugby Coaching Course?

    We require a valid South African ID, or a valid passport if you reside outside of South Africa. You must have a Matric/Grade 12 certificate.

    Why study Rugby Coaching with Trifocus Fitness Academy?

    Coming Soon

    Where can you work with a Rugby Coaching certification?

    Coming Soon

    Related Courses

    Soccer Coaching Course

    Trifocus offers a Soccer Coaching Course intended to provide the learner with a broader knowledge needed to start a career in soccer coaching. Enquire now!

    Learn More

    Sports Psychology Course

    Our sports psychology course allows you to become a soft skills sports psychologist by mastering the theory of mental skills coaching. Apply today!

    Learn More

    Sports Conditioning Coach

    Trifocus offers a sports conditioning coach course for people aiming to be an athlete’s guidance coach. Register for the sports conditioning coach course.

    Learn More

    Request Course Prospectus

      *By consenting to receive communications, you agree to the use of your data as described in our privacy policy. You may opt-out of receiving communication at any time.

      Book a discovery call