Community Coach Level 1 - Topics Covered

Attacking Fundamentals: fundamental ball skills, catching and passing, attacking strategies and techniques.  

Building Effective Relationships: communication, learning styles, people and conflict management.  

Defence: skill learning, man to man defence, open and closed marking, intercepting, 3foot mark, restrictive defence.  

Planning – Season & Session: weekly and game day planning, seasonal planning, evaluation methods.  

Player Centred Coaching: teaching games for understanding, learner centred coaching, effective questioning, coaching reflection.  

Selecting: selection policies and processes, skill and talent identification, selection and trial scenarios.  

Shooting: shooting technique, GS & GA roles and responsibilities, shooter movement.  

Skill Analysis: analysis of skills and body movement, skill modification.  

Team Culture: values, goal setting, team dynamics, how to build a positive team culture. 

Community Coach Level 2 - Topics Covered

Centre Pass: centre pass attack and defence, skill development and game principles in relation to the centre pass. 

Circle Work: circle work attack and defence, skill development and game principles in relation to circle work.  

Developing Physical Capacity: NetballSmart philosophy, SMART preparation, SMART training, SMART warm up, cool down & recovery, SMART movement, SMART injury management.  

Game Analysis: tactical analysis, game plans, team talks.  Workshops will be held at the same time as local games where coaches will have the opportunity to analyse and evaluate their observations.   

Mental Skills: goal setting, imagery, visualisation, feedback & self-talk, mindfulness.  

Planning Annual Tournaments: preparation, logistics, budgeting, bench management, running sheets.  

Through Court: through court attack and defence, skill development and game principles in relation to through court attack and defence. 

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Coach Drills

Netball Kapiti Community Coach Award Holders

Carmell Wagg

Bridget Robertson

​​​​​​​New Format CCA Level 1 

Erin Howell 

Kelly Hynson

Tania Slinn

CCA Level 2

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Erin Howell

Kat Kerr