Referee Courses

Want to become a rugby referee or interested in understanding more about the game?  Why not book yourself on a referee course.

The Old Mutual Wealth Kids First Refereeing Children course has been designed specifically for those who wish to start their refereeing the Under 7's to Under 13's.  This course will provide you with a solid basis on which you can continue to build and improve your skills as a referee.

The Level 2 course is for developing referees wanting to referee the 15-a-side game and will equip candidates with the skills and confidence to do so effectively. It is delivered using a mixture of practical and classroom based activities. 

Referee Training Updates for 2016-17

Please click here to view information around the new Continuous Match Official Development (CMOD) Workshops and costings for the 2016-17 season

For detailed information around the High Tackle and Scrum law updates please click here


Continous Match Official Development Courses (CMOD's)

  • Please click here to view the specific course details of each CMOD listed in the table below
Date Area of Focus Time Venue Booking Link


Old Mutual Wealth Kids First Refereeing Children

Date Time Venue Booking Link


Level 2: Refereeing the 15-a-side Game

To view the RFU Refeering the 15-a-side courses taking place across Kent for the 2016-17 season please click here

For RFU Refeering the 15-a-side courses taking place within other local Counties, see below:

These courses can be booked by clicking here to use the England Rugby Online Booking System.


England Rugby Website - Support

If you are unsure of how to find your username and password for the England Rugby website please click here for a helpful guide

For support on booking onto CPD's and Award Courses please click here


UPDATED: May 12th 2017




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