Throughout the year, Basketball Queensland conducts coaching courses, clinics, forums and other educational activities to continually improve the standard of coaching across Queensland, and encourage more people to become basketball coaches.
Basketball coaching can be a fun and rewarding pastime, and opportunities exist for those looking to move into a career in coaching, with a clear defined pathway,
Club Coach Course (offered at three levels to new coaches)
Club Coach Visitation Program & Club Coach Action days (targeted to assist club level coaches with Training and game management assistance
Association Coach Course (targeted at Association Representative team coaches)
Performance Course (targeted at elite semi pro & professional coaches)
Coach Educator Program (targeted at experienced qualified Association coaches to train them with education and mentoring Club Coaches)
Basketball Queensland also regularly holds coaching clinics featuring national and internationally-renowned coaches, giving Queensland coaches the opportunity to learn from and interact with some of the best names in the game.
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Club Coach (Level One) Course: This course is the first step for coaches to gain formal accreditation in the sport of basketball. The information contained within this course is very broad and touches upon all the major elements involved within coaching a team at club and association levels of competition.
Association Coach (Level Two) Course: This course gives greater detail and knowledge about the elements involved in coaching a basketball team at elite levels such as state representative and athlete development. The course focuses on a coach’s personal development and how to continue to gain knowledge about the sport of basketball.
Performance Coach Level Three Course: This course is currently under review and waiting sanctioning by the Australian Sports Commission. The course focuses on the elite level skills needed to coach within the professional & semi-professional ranks of coaches within Australia.
BASKETBALL QUEENSLAND ACCREDITED COACH EDUCATORS AND THE PRESENTER AND ASSESSOR TRAINERS COURSE
Basketball Queensland annually accredits a number of coaches to deliver Basketball coaching courses, following completion of the Australian Sports Commission’s Presenter and Assessor trainers’ course.
Need someone to deliver a coaches course at your association? Email Peter Pollock to find an accredited trainer. [email protected]