Netball Australia’s coaching accreditation framework aims to assist coaches to successfully move through the Coach Education Framework.

The coaching framework is a six-tier progression with each stage being accredited:

DOWNLOAD: National Coach Accreditation Framework PDF

Online Foundation Coach Accreditation Course

The online Foundation Coach Accreditation Course is targeted primarily at beginner coaches, teachers, parents and Suncorp NetSetGO coaches and outlines introductory coaching information and basic netball techniques. The Course is the first step in the national coaching accreditation framework and is an important step along the knowledge pathway for a coach (Download information about this course).

Enrolment Instructions:

Enrol any time of the day or night from the comfort of your own home through your MyNetball Account

Cost: $56.00

You also have the option to purchase the Foundation Coaching Manual for $25 which contains lots of coaching activities and games for all levels.

 

Blended Development Coach Accreditation Course

The new blended (online and face to face) Development Coach Accreditation Course is targeted at Club, Association and Regional coaches and teachers aiming to further their netball knowledge. The course is the second step in the national coaching accreditation framework and provides a good introduction to skill progression and fault detection and correction.

 

 

You no longer need to attend a full day of face-to-face course delivery – instead once coaches have completed their Online Development Coaching Course ($50.00) and Rules of Netball Theory Exam, they will be able to enrol in a Face to Face Development Coaching Workshop ($60.00). To find out when your closest Workshop will be held, please visit the coaching calendar. Please note all bookings are to be made the MyNetball Learning.

Enrolment Instructions:

Enrol any time of the day or night from the comfort of your own home through your MyNetball Account

Intermediate Coach Accreditation Course

 This course is designed to enhance the knowledge of coaches who are coaching at Representative, Talent Identification and State League level. It is an accredited course under the Netball Australia Coaching Accreditation Scheme and provides training to the large numbers of coaches who are actively involved in netball.

Duration – 7 hours in-course work

Enrolment Prerequisites

  • Participants must be at least 16 years of age on completion of the Intermediate Course to be eligible for accreditation.
  • All Intermediate Coaching Course participants must be registered members of their local State/Territory Netball Association prior to accreditation being granted to ensure adequate insurance cover.
  • All participants must have a personal fitness level that will enable them to perform their normal coaching duties and where required to demonstrate skills at a slow pace. Demonstrations are not compulsory and they are performed at the individual participant’s discretion.

Course Prerequisites
Participants must have completed the following pre-requisites:

  • Completion of a Netball Australia Development Coaching Accreditation.
  • Coaches must have had at least one year/season coaching experience after completion of the Netball Australia Development Coaching Course.

Enrolment Instructions:

Enrol any time of the day or night from the comfort of your own home through your MyNetball Account, please check available courses to see where the next available course is being held.

Cost: Face to Face Practical & Theory $130.00

Advanced Coach Accreditation Course

This course is designed to enhance the knowledge of coaches who are coaching at Representative, Talent Identification and State League level. It is an accredited course under the Netball Australia Coaching Accreditation Scheme and provides training to the large numbers of coaches who are actively involved in netball. 

Duration – 29 hours in-course work (over two weekends)

Enrolment Prerequisites:

  • Participants must be at least 17 years of age on completion of the Advanced Accreditation Course to be eligible for accreditation.
  • All Advanced Coaching Course participants must be registered members of their local State/Territory Netball Association prior to accreditation being granted to ensure adequate insurance cover.
  • All participants must have a personal fitness level that will enable them to perform their normal coaching duties and where required to demonstrate skills at a slow pace. Demonstrations are not compulsory and they are performed at the individual participant’s discretion. 

Course Pre-requisites

Participants must have completed the following pre-requisites:

  • Two years coaching at a minimum level of Representative 15/U.
  • Have two session plans assessed as competent be a mentor, using the seven-step progression.
  • Coaches must have had at least one year/season coaching experience after completion of a Netball Australia Intermediate Coaching Course.

Enrolment Instructions:

To enrol in this course you will need to contact Jodi Rosenthal to ensure you have met all of the requirements of this course, the next course will be held at the Genea Netball Centre on October 6 2018.

Cost: Face to Face Practical & Theory $350.00

Elite and High Performance Coaching Courses

The Elite Course is designed to enhance the knowledge of coaches who are coaching State League and State Teams.

The course is modular based with alternative delivery methods to provide professional development for elite coaches. The course will comprise of a number of compulsory and optional modules with the practical components delivered in each state and the theory components delivered either on-line or by correspondence.

The High Performance Course equates to the former Level 3 course, current Level 3 coaches will receive High Performance accreditation. This course has been modified to reflect the changing requirements of coaching in the high performance environment. The High Performance Course is run through Netball Australia.

Enrolment Instructions for the Elite Coaching Course in NSW:

To enrol in this course you will need to contact Jodi Rosenthal to ensure you have met all of the requirements of this course, the next course will be held at the Genea Netball Centre on November 11 2018.

Cost: Elite Course Face to Face Practical & Theory $150.00