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Rugby league

Modified Rugby League

There is no additional training/accreditation required for activities where:

  • Rugby League skills are developed through modified activities and games
  • typically participated in as a non-competitive school sport program
  • there is no tackling (touching/tagging is allowed)
  • they are non-contact modification of Rugby League i.e. Touch Football and League Tag
Modified Rugby League teaching resources: 

Rugby League

There is mandatory professional learning, accreditation and recommended professional learning for activities that:

  • involve tackling  
  • played competitively following the rules of the game. As part of either:  
    • an interschool event, or 
    • the Representative School Sport Pathway. 

The following courses are available for teachers to obtain the required accreditation and complete the required professional learning:

Additional professional learning/accreditation in the delivery of Rugby League is recommended. The courses below are available for teachers to obtain recommended qualifications:  

Rugby League coaching resources:

Sport safety guidelines

When teaching or coaching Rugby League, schools must adhere to the below Sport and Physical Activity Policy implementation documents: