IRANZ Live Advanced – Stage 2

Our 5-day Advanced programme delves into position-specific, profiling players to design a suitable game plan. Analysing performance and remedial coaching. Modern-day tactics and using the maul as an attacking and defending weapon.

Topics covered

  • Building your coaching team
  • Modern day tactics is the role of Head Coach
  • Role & selection of loose forwards
  • Role & selection of midfield & outside backs
  • Role & Selection on inside backs
  • Role & selection of front five
  • Coach Referee Relationship  
  • Phase Defence
  • Developing a kicking game
  • Developing game changing players

IRANZ Live Presenters

Eddie Jones

Professional roles: Wallabies Head Coach 2001-2005, Japan Head Coach 2012-2015, England Head Coach 2015-current

Colin Cooper

Professional roles: All Black Maori Head Coach 2013-2017, Hurricanes Head Coach 2003-10, Chiefs Head Coach 2018-2019

IRANZ Staff Coach Brian Ashton

Brian Ashton

Professional roles: England Head Coach 2006-2008/1998-2002/1985, Ireland Head Coach 1996-1998

All Black Coach Mike Cron at IRANZ

Mike Cron

Professional roles: All Black Forward Coach and Scrum Coach 2004-2019. Wales Scrum Coach 2002-2003.

Mick Byrne

Professional roles: All Blacks Skills Coach/Assistant Coach 2005-2015, Scotland Skills Coach 2002-2005, Wallabies Skills Coach 2016-2019

Dave Rennie

Professional roles: Australia Head Coach – current, Glasgow Warriors 2017-2020, Chiefs 2012-2017, NZ U20 Coach 2008-2010

Piri Weepu

Professional roles: Former All Black Halfback 2004-2013, IRANZ Specialist Coach

Glen Jackson

Professional roles: Fiji Assistant Coach 2020-current, NZRU Referee 2010-2019

Course details

Sessions run from 8 am – 11 am NZDT. (New Zealand dates and times are shown. Please apply this to your own time zone) 

Each session consists of two modules which each last for 90 minutes (Total 3 hours). Each 90-minute module works off a crafted IRANZ format of Theory/Presentation 30-40 min, video/examples/workshop – 20-30 min and then discussion/question and answers for the remaining 20-40 minutes.

All sessions are recorded and coach participants are able to access the recordings after the programme has finished, by subscribing annually to our platform, allowing the sessions to be enjoyed and reviewed long after the programme has finished. 

Each course is strictly limited to 16 Coaches. Places will go fast, so register now through the course application below. 

Course Applications 

Please complete the registration form below to complete your application.

Dates23 – 27 May 2022 (Coach Presenters TBC)Price $1500 NZD
Capacity16 per course

To enable the registration process to be completed as smoothly as possible please ensure your coaching resume is filled out to the best of your ability.