With the support of the NCTC and the IRB, the IRFU produced and implemented itâ00s first formal tutor training course which was attended by 21 tutors from the 4 provinces.
Mark Harrington (IRB Training Manager) assisted in the delivery of the course as did Alistair Brown and Stephen Aboud (Coach Development Manager).
The NCTC Director Michael McGeehin was present to observe the course.
Colin Moran (Coach Development Officer) (pictured left) was Tutor Course Director.
The Tutors underwent an intense two days of training workshops and will attain their Tutor qualifications when they are observed successfully tutoring on IRFU coaching courses this summer.
National Coach Development Manager
Tutor list 2007
Bryan Hyland, David Oâ00Mahony, Niall Malone, Peter Smyth, Tony Smeeth, Willie Anderson, Chris Webster, Ray Ward, Charlie Couper, Bernie Kelly, Gavin Foley, Declan Oâ00Brien, Dan Van Zyl, Eoin Hogan, Jamie Turkinkton, Darren McGuigan, Barry Ellis, John Lacey, Paul Collins, Ian Costello, Finbar Oâ00Regan
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