Community Coach Training Course (CCTP)

Active After School CommunitiesThe Australian Sports Commission’s Active After-School Communities (AASC) Program is conducting a FREE Coaching Course on Sunday the 30th of January, 2011 from 9am at the Sanderson High School Gymnasium.

It is open to students, volunteers, teachers, parents, club coaches, beginner coaches, professional coaches and community members.

There are numerous benefits of coaching in the AASC program which include getting involved in your community, the satisfaction of watching traditionally inactive kids having fun playing netball and access to coaching resources and game ideas. Not to mention you could gain 2 qualifications – your Foundation Coaching Accreditation and your AASC Community Coach Certificate.

So come on, get involved!!

If you are interested, download a Registration Form.

For more information contact Lee Wilson at AASC on (08) 8942 3681.

Foundation Coaching Course

Netball Foundation Coaching Course

The Foundation Coaching Course is designed for beginner and club coaches. It covers basic coaching principles, the teaching and correcting of netball and modified netball skills, and is a great course to attend if you are interested in becoming a coach.

Venue: Darwin Netball Association, Netball Centre, Board Room, 235 Abala Road Marrara
Date: 22nd March & 29th March 2011
Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm

Download a registration form.

The course is also being conducted in Alice Springs in February 2011.

For further details please contact Jourdan at Netball NT on (08) 8945 2399.

School Holiday Netball Clinic – Last Chance to Register!

It’s your last chance to register for the school holiday netball clinic being heldat the Sitzler Netball Centre. Inside word is that Northern Districts A grade and Territory Storm representative Liz McCouaig will be on hand assisting with skills development and signing autographs.

See our previous post for further info.

FREE AASC Community Coach Training Program

Active After School CommunitiesWOULD YOU LIKE TO HELP KIDS IN YOUR COMMUNITY GET ACTIVE?

The Active After-school Communities (AASC) program is a national initiative that provides primary school-aged children with access to free, structured physical activity programs in the after-school hours timeslot. The program aims to engage traditionally inactive children in sport and other structured physical activities, and through a positive and fun experience, develop a love of sport that inspires them to join a local sporting club. Coaches from the community are needed to help deliver these activities and they attend the Community Coach Training Program prior to getting started.

The Australian Sports Commission’s Active After-School Communities (AASC) Program is conducting a FREE Coaching Course on Wednesday the 15th and Thursday the 16th of December. It is open to students, volunteers, teachers, parents, club coaches, beginner coaches, professional coaches and community members.

How does it work?
To gain your Foundation Coach Accreditation through the AASC program, all you have to do is:

  • Attend and successfully complete the free one or two day AASC Community Coach Training Program
  • Watch the Netball Australia Skills of Netball Foundation DVD (available from the AASC staff member at the course)
  • Register as a AASC deliverer
  • Be engaged by a participating AASC school or after school care centre to deliver a netball program
  • Complete a successful appraisal conducted by a AASC staff member (there are 154 AASC Regional Coordinators across the country)
  • Apply for your Foundation Coach Accreditation through your state netball association

Who is it for?
This process is available for anyone who would like to coach in the AASC and also have an interest in gaining coaching accreditation in netball.

What are the benefits?
Going through this process will allow you to gain two qualifications – your netball Foundation Coaching Accreditation and your AASC Community Coach Certificate. There are numerous benefits of coaching in the AASC program which include getting involved in your community, the satisfaction of watching traditionally inactive kids having fun playing netball, access to coaching resources and game ideas.

When: Wednesday 15 December & Thursday 16 December
Time: 5:30pm – 9:30pm
Where: Marrara Indoor Stadium
For further information or to register contact Lee Wilson – 08 8942 3681.

Download a registration form here.
Read more about the Active After-school Communities program or download the flyer here.