Concussion Management Education and Training

This page is intended to provide Rugby stakeholders with information in the form of online courses through the Learning Centre, upcoming Webinars and Face to Face training sessions.

These will educate the Rugby public including: Clubs, Players, Referee's Coaches, Parents and Fans of the game on concussion management and the 'Blue Card'.

Concussion Management 'Blue Card' webinars - have been completed. The recording of the webinar session is available here. Simply click on the link and register to access this session. Note the video footgae included buffers as this is how it was during recording/presentation. You can access the these videos on the main Concussion Management page.

Face to face sessions

Face to face sessions will take place in every association prior to the commencement of the 2018 Season. Please see below for sessions.

 

State Association Date Time Venue Contact
ACT SIRU Sunday 25 March 18:00 Romano's Hotel Function Room Zac Elliot
ACT Canberra Monday 26 March 18:00 Joshua Walsh
NSW Sydney Juniors, Schools, Premiership, Subbies Saturday 10 February 12:15 NSW Cricket Auditorium, Allianz Stadium Alex Richards
NSW Central West Rugby Union Saturday 17 February 11:15 Orange Emus Rugby Club Ron Mancell
NSW  New England Zone Saturday 24 February 12:15 The Armidale School Ron Mancell
NSW Central North Zone Saturday 25 February 11:15 Gunnedah Rugby Club Ron Mancell
NSW Central Coast Zone Monday 26 February 19:30 Bateau Bay Sports Club Ron Mancell
NSW Far North Coast Zone Saturday 3 March 09:45 Casino Rugby Club Ron Mancell
NSW Sydney Juniors, Schools, Premiership, Subbies Sunday 4 March 13:00 Waverley College Performing Arts Centre Alex Richards
NSW Illawarra Zone Monday 5 March  19:00 Illawarra Master Builder’s Club  Alex Richards
NSW Sydney Juniors, Schools, Premiership, Subbies Sunday 11 March 10:00 Knox College Auditorium Alex Richards
NSW Sydney Juniors, Schools, Premiership, Subbies Tusday 13 March 18:00 St Ignatius College Auditorium Alex Richards
NSW Sydney Juniors, Schools, Premiership, Subbies Sunday 18 March 11:00 The King’s School Auditorium Alex Richards
NSW Mid North Coast Zone Saturday 24 March 11:15 Kempsey RSL Club Ron Mancell
QLD QLD Rugby Referee's Association Sunday 4 February
QLD Far North Queensland Tuesday 20 February Rohan Hoffmann
QLD Townsville & District Rugby Union Wednesday 21 February Rohan Hoffmann
QLD Rockhampton Saturday 24 February Rohan Hoffmann
QLD Gold Coast Monday 26 February Rama Chand
VIC Victorian Rugby Union Monday 12 March 18:30 AAMI Park Justin Carroll
VIC Victorian Rugby Union Monday 26 March 18:30 AAMI Park Justin Carroll
VIC Victorian Rugby Union Monday 16 April 18:30 AAMI Park Justin Carroll
WA Rugby WA Saturday 10 March 10:00 Rugby WA Graham Cooper
WA Rugby WA Wednesday 11 April Rugby WA Graham Cooper
WA Rugby WA Thursday 3 May Rugby WA Graham Cooper
SA South Australian Rugby Saturday 17 March Jason Hyam
TAS Tasmanian Rugby Union Saturday 17 March Caitlin Ryan

BLUE CARD WEBINAR SESSIONS

A series of Webinar Live education sessions to educate all Rugby Stakeholders on Concussion Management are provided below.

Tuesday 20th March, 6.30-8.00 pm (FULL no more places available - max limit of 50 reached) AEDT

Tuesday 20th March, 8.00-9.30 pm (FULL no more places available - max limit of 50 reached) AEDT

Wednesday 28th March, 6.30-8.00 pm  (FULL no more places available - max limit of 50 reached) AEDT

Wednesday 28th March, 8.30-10.00 pm AEDT

Monday 23rd April, 6.30-8.00 pm 

Monday 23rd April, 8.00-9.30 pm 

 

REGISTERING FOR A SESSION IS EASY - SIMPLY CLICK ON THE DAY/DATE & TIME OF THE SESSION  ABOVE YOU WISH TO PARTICIPATE IN AND FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS.

Online Live training sessions have an unlimited number of attendees that can register, however there is a cap of 50 attendees that can join the session. Each session is approximately 1 - 1.5 hours in length.  

It is advisable to sign in at least 10 minutes prior to the session start time, this ensures you download the software and also sign in for the session prior to the training commencement.

Prior to the Live GoToTraining session we suggest you look at the Attendee Quick Start tips sheet & Self Help Guide Video.

LEARNING CENTRE RUGBY LINK COURSES 

Concussion Management courses can be completed through the Rugby AU Learning Centre. To access these courses you need first to log into the Learning Centre, then under Browse Leaning select the menu heading ‘Concussion’.