4-in-1 Coach Workshop Weekend - 2 & 3 March

Pressed for time but keen to absorb all the coaching knowledge you can pre-season?  Here's one way to maximise your time!  Sign up for four workshops that cover crucial aspects of netball - skill analysis, shooting, attacking fundamentals & centre pass!

If you're a coach who's keen to upskill and expand your netball know-how here's your chance to make the most of your off-season for your own personal development.  Why not attend some coaching courses aimed at teaching you the best techniques, sharing ideas and supplying you with the right knowledge to be the best coach you can be?  Course content has been compiled by experts from Netball New Zealand and even offer the chance to gain recognised accreditation for your efforts.

This Workshop Weekend offers the following four topics - pick and choose what interests you or attend them all!

Skill Analysis aims to assist coaches in the analysis of skill execution utilising observation and video analysis (where available).  This workshops focuses on analysing movement and the application of skill modification.

At the end of this module, coaches should be able to:
1. Understand the basic principles and processes of biomechanics
2. Analyse a variety of skill components and develop an activity to enhance performance

Defence which takes an "attacking defence" focus.  Covers phases of defence, understanding how to intercept a pass or create an intercept while marking one on one and reflect on how players make decisions while on defence.

By the end of the workshop coaches should be able to:
* Explain and demonstrate phases of defence.
* Demonstrate an understanding of how to intercept a pass or create an intercept while marking one on one.
* Explain, demonstrate and reflect on how players learn and make decisions when on defence.

Shooting provides a detailed outline of coaching points and sequential steps involved in a successful shot. Learn activities that will assist the development of shooters including skill correction, shooting roles and movement including rebounding.  Gain wider understanding of the GA vs GS positions.

By the end of the workshop coaches should be able to:
* Explain and demonstrate the sequential steps involved in netball goal shooting
* Implement activities that will assist the development of the shooters including skill correction.
* Understand the roles of the GA and GS
* Understand and coach the movement requirements for shooters, including creating general attacking options and rebounding.

Attacking Fundamentals covers points for a variety of passes and develops an understanding for which pass is best in various situations.  Explore passing from right and left side equally well along with passing and catching elements.  Also focuses on understanding learning styles and developing player self-awareness.

By the end of the workshop coaches should be able to:
* Review the fundamental ball and movement skills and have the ability to pass from the right and left side equally well.
* To explore the passing and catching elements.
* To explore the concept of attack and what skills are required to execute attacking play effectively.

Centre Pass will provide coaches with key fundamental tactical principles required on attack and defence at the centre pass -
On attack the focus will be on a quick release and second phase ball
On defence shutting down the oppositions first and second phase ball

By the end of the workshop coaches should be able to:
* Understand the game principles that support the tactics for centre pass attack and defence. This includes taking into consideration the skills required.
* Implement tactical centre pass strategies on attack and defence.
* Identify centre pass issues and counters.

These four workshops can be completed by coaches/players/managers/umpires from any sporting code with a particular interest in expanding their knowledge in this area.

Skill Analysis - 10am to 12.30pm Saturday 2nd March
Shooting - 1pm to 3.30pm Saturday 2nd March
Attacking Fundamentals - 10am to 1pm Sunday 3rd March
Centre Pass - 1pm to 3.30pm Sunday 3rd March
Where: Hataitai Netball Pavilion, 43 Ruahine Street, Hataitai, Wellington - map of venue

Cost: $20 per person or $12.50 if aged under 18 years of age.
Invoice Option:  If you have approval to invoice your School, Club or Centre these registrations will be accepted without payment.  Please provide School/Club/Centre contact name and email address for invoices upon registration.

Pays to be prompt as spaces are limited.  Courses will only go ahead with a minimum of 6 attendees and maximum of 16 attendees.

To register access the online registration form here:
Registrations must be accompanied by payment at the time of registration.  

All the best with your prep for the season!
Any additional queries, please direct to ndo@netballwellington.co.nz


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