Netball Victoria will continue to offer opportunities for coaches to progress through the Netball Victoria Coach Development Pathway, by conducting courses and activities at each tier of the structure. Associations and Clubs may apply to host the Development course or Coaches in the Field Workshop within their own environments. For more information regarding coaching courses, please see below:
- Netball Australia Coaching Accreditation Framework – Coaching Course Structure
- Application to Host – Coaches in the Field 2017
- Application to Host – Development Course 2017 (Please note: new format in 2017)
- Application to Host – Intermediate Course 2017
Please forward your Application to Host Form and any queries to Sarah Van der Wal – Coach Development Coordinator – Pathways via [email protected] or call 9321 2286.
Please note that all coaches entering the coaching accreditation pathway for the first time must begin at the Foundation Coaching Course level, regardless of playing experience or casual netball coaching experience. No skipping of course levels is allowed throughout the Coaching Accreditation Pathway. Coaches with an OTC (Orientation to Coaching) certificate on the old system are also required to complete all steps of the new framework, beginning with the Foundation Course.
Foundation Coaching Course.
Netball Australia launched the online Foundation Coach Accreditation Course in 2016.
To find out more information or to enrol in the course please click here.
The online Foundation Coach Accreditation Course is targeted primarily at beginner coaches, teachers, parents and 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. The course contains the following four modules:
- The role of the coach
- Teaching netball skills
- The coach in action
The Online Foundation Coach Accreditation course costs $55.00. Enrolments for the course are taken through MyNetball Learning. Upon completion of this course coaches will receive a certificate and have the option to purchase a Coaching Manual for an additional $25.
Please contact [email protected] you have any queries.
Development Coaching Course
The new Blended Learning Development Coach Accreditation is here!
To find out more information about this new format click here
The blended learning (online and face-to-face) Development Coach Accreditation Course is targeted primarily 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.
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 our Coaching Calendar. Please note all bookings are to be made through MyNetball Learning.
Any queries about the Development Course can be directed to Sarah Van der Wal – Coach Development Coordinator – Pathways at [email protected] or 9321 2286
Refund and Transfer Policy
Netball Victoria will be enforcing the Netball Australia National Policy and Assessment Guidelines in relation to refunds of course enrolment fees:
– Notification of withdrawal in writing up to 30 days prior to commencement of the course (Full refund)
– Notification of withdrawal in writing up to 14 days prior to commencement of the course (50% refund)
– Notification of withdrawal in writing less than 14 days prior to commencement of the course (No refund)
In the event of a participant wishing to transfer to another course, a 30% admin fee will apply. All transfers must be approved by the Coach Development Coordinator and formal enrolment must be completed for the preferred course. Please note that transfers will only be approved if requested prior to the course date, and are only transfers in to a course in the same calendar year will be processed.