Year 10 Rugby Athlete Development Program - full year

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr M. Cochrane

Recommended Prior Learning

Enrolment by application and selection

Please complete this Academy Application form

Students who take this course would be identified as our top rugby players in the College.  They will be our potential 1st XV players and work with the Nelson College 1st XV coaches and trainer to achieve to their potential.  Course content includes learning about the technical and tactical skills of rugby, strength and conditioning, video analysis and skill development.

This course leads onto Year 11 Physical Education as well as Year 12 and 13 Physical Education where there is a pathway for athletes to follow their individual sporting code of choice with relevant practicals attached by way of selection criteria depending on the nature of the code and applicant numbers. 

Learning Areas:

Year 10 Option Subjects (Half or full year courses), Sport


Level 1 Health, Level 1 Physical Education, Level 2 Sports Extension Programme - Rugby