Students improve overall fitness, strength and rugby skills. They program is run closely with the
Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby Team.
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The Fountain Gate Rugby Sevens Academy is lucky to be affiliated with the Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby team. It is used to develop both male and female rugby players and introduce the students to the ‘Rugby Sevens’ form of rugby union as well as giving students qualifications in the Sports and Recreation area. Students are able to see behind the scenes of a professional sports team as well as compete in multiple tournaments. Many of our students have gone on to represent Victoria State.
The Academy offers a Certificate II in Sports and Recreation in Year 10 which includes a valid 3 year First Aid Qualification. In Year 9 students gain the ARU Smart Rugby Coaching Qualification. In Year 11 and 12, students complete the Certificate III in Sports and Recreation.
Students improve overall fitness, strength and rugby skills. The program is run closely with the Melbourne Rebels Super Rugby Team and students are provided with every opportunity to represent the state or gain entry to the Emerging Players Program run by the Melbourne Rebels (both males and females). Members of the Academy compete in multiple competitions throughout the year representing Fountain Gate Secondary College.
One single period and one practical double period per week. Focus on improving all round rugby skills as well as fitness and nutrition.
One single period focused on completing the Certificate II in Sports and Recreation and one practical double period focused on fitness, rugby skills and coaching.
The first year of the two year course in Certificate III Sports and Recreation. Two double periods and a single period with focus on completing Unit 1 and 2 of the Cert III as well as improving rugby skills, strength and gym training.
Unit 3 and 4 and final (scored) year of Certificate III Sports and Recreation with a Rugby Union focus. Elite final level of the academy where pathways for the future are investigated.