The Fiji Rugby Union Development Unit has re-strategize its approach
towards rugby development in the country by introducing online coaching
course and rugby skills content series.
FRU National Development Manager Koli Sewabu and his team takes it to
the online platform with the aim of introducing more structural rugby
skills for players around the country and keeping coaches and
managements updated with rugby fundamentals.
Sewabu said “Participants for level 1 Coaching course will register
on the World Rugby online passport site and complete the prerequisite
requirements before beginning the course.”
“Most of our courses will be online and we’re using the zoom platform
and we’ll go through the theoretical components of the course with our
They will send us videos of them doing their coaching skills or
presentation which we will assess and see if they’ll get accredited”
He added “This unprecedented time has affected the whole sporting world bringing everything into a standstill.”
Even though things have come to a stop Sewabu emphasised how they’ve
taken this option “to help coaches, match officials and players to keep
developing their skills while in isolation.”
The rugby skills content series will be shared on our social media
channels so players around the country can follow through to prepare for
the kick-off of footy again.
“This unprecedented time has given us the opportunity to rethink and re strategize on what we’re trying to do in terms of rugby Development” said Sewabu.