Former England centre Barrie Corless will be one of the guest coaches at the North Midlands Coaching Conference at Bromsgrove School on Sunday January 11.
Corless, who was director of rugby at Northampton, Gloucester, Moseley and Nottingham as well as the Midlands Divisional Technical Administrator for the RFU, will run a workshop on observation and analysis at the annual conference.
Other guest coaches will be Ian Bletcher, the RFU's Coach Development Officer for the Midlands West region, who will run a workshop on coach action and planning, Ludlow prop and RFU Tag Rugby manager Matt Ferguson who will run a session on The Core to the Scrum, RFU Talent ID Officer Liam Middleton who will be discussing Schools of Rugby and Player Profiling and Bromsgrove coach Ross Baxter whose workshop will be on Speed and Agility.
The North Midlands Coaching Conference will run from 9.30am to 4pm and will cost �25 per coach which includes lunch, refreshments and handouts.
Application forms can be printed off from www.northmidsrfu.co.uk
and should be returned with full payment to: Rugby Development Office, Charles Gillett Centre, 998 Bristol Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham B29 6LQ.