Benefits of RCA membership

As well as becoming part of the body offering a collective voice for all rugby coaches, members will also be entitled to take advantage of personal benefits including:-

  • Dedicated legal advice telephone helpline manned by specialist sports lawyers
  • Comprehensive reviews of prospective contracts
  • Advice on disciplinary proceedings

Advice where employment is ending such as with the negotiation of compromise agreements, on proceedings at employment tribunal or with regard to proceedings for breach of employment contract.

The RCA has negotiated discounted rates for its members through its legal advisers and, in many cases members, will be entitled to a free appraisal of their position from a specialist sports lawyer when they face employment issues or problems. More details of the legal assistance available to members are included in the members’ pack which can be obtained by contacting the RCA – the contact details are:

The RCA will be developing its continuing professional development programme for its members and will also be developing its members’ affinity package.