So you want to coach netball? Congratulations! Don't know where to start? You've come to the right place!
STEP 1 - if you are brand new to coaching and want to learn the basics, begin with the online Taking off into Netball Coaching - a Starter Pack for New Coaches (in association with Sport NZ) - it's free, interactive and takes 30-40 minutes to complete.
STEP 2 - If you've already begun coaching a team, at any level from Fun Ferns to Senior, and need information on training activities, tactics and rules, visit our free, online Netball Coaching Toolkit located in the relevant sections within the coaching area on the MyNetball site. (in association with Fisher & Paykel).
STEP 3 - Contact the Netball New Zealand Regional Office responsible for netball in your area - they can direct you to clubs, CoachForce co-ordinators, workshops and other local resources for coaches.
STEP 4 - Check out Netball New Zealand's Coaching Modules & Resources - starting with the Coach Development Framework Overview and the Guide to Modules.
STEP 5 - Book in for your next Beginning workshops and Player Centre Coaching modules to be held in your area.
STEP 6 - Contact your region's CoachForce coach (there are four, covering all 12 Netball New Zealand regions) and ask for advice and guidance about your specific needs and goals.
STEP 7 - Visit Sports Distributors to buy Netball New Zealand's world-class guides, handbooks, equipment & other essential resources for coaches. Sports Distributors can also be contacted at:
Freephone: 0800 656 735
Warehouse: 122 Aerodrome Road, Mt Maunganui, Bay of Plenty
Ph: (07) 574 0137