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Transition Through Rugby Course

Supporting our serving and former veterans find purpose through our Transition Through Rugby Course (check eligibility). Our nationally certified Level 2 ERCA (England Rugby) course has been specifically designed to provide our service leavers and military personnel the skills and knowledge required to coach from grassroots level rugby, mini, junior & senior rugby. This nationally recognised qualification can be utilised in any rugby club throughout the UK.


COURSE – 9-14 JUNE 2024

At LongLevens RFC, Gloucester.
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How can we support?

Level 2 ERCA Coaching  | Mental Health Awareness for Coaches  | Employment

The Transition Through Rugby Course is aimed to provide a Level 2 ERCA coaching qualification whilst dealing with and supporting mental health and employability challenges our military community faces. Book on by using the form provided, any issues please get in touch with Paul –  [email protected] 

Who can attend this course:

This course is suitable for all former and serving (with less than 24 months**) veterans who would like to gain employment or knowledge within grassroots rugby coaching, age-grade rugby coaching, or general rugby coaching. Subject to eligibility checks.

Course Type:

This will include group, and 1 to 1 sessions partaking in indoor and outdoor activities. You will be required to complete coursework within the time allotted as well as engage and interact throughout the course.


We have partnered up with the Rugby Football Union (RFU) to support veterans gain a nationally recognised Level 2 ECRA rugby coaching qualification. Apply now.

Additional qualifications:

Rugby Ready
Scrum Factory
UKCC Level 1
UKCC Level 2
Mental Health Awareness for Coaches – (Direct to MH dedicated page).
(subject to course progression**)

Course Structure:

This course will cover all Level 2 ECRA rugby coaching principles including:
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Level 2 Rugby coaching principles
People Skills
Self Awareness
Project Management
Mental Health First Aid & Awareness

As a charity, we are always looking to grow and improve the support we are able to offer those who attend our Transition Through Rugby course.

We recognise the importance of providing mental health support specific to the needs of our servicemen and women and rugby is the foundation for this.

Our Transition Through Rugby course brings together likeminded people in a safe and supportive environment. The camaraderie experienced on the rugby pitch is brought to the course and we have a network of specialists on hand to support the charity and its course attendees as required.

Hear more from charity trustee Miles Greenslade.


Course Application – OR-102

By filling in and sending us the form with all your details, you are confirming that all of the information is correct to your knowledge and that you agree to our terms and conditions regarding the use of the information. See below.

If you need to get in touch, ring 01452 308038.

Form OR-102