CBA’s Head of Pathways and Community Development, Benjamin Constable works with BBNZ’s Community Lead Lori McDaniel to provide development opportunities for coaches and linking teams and clubs with coaches looking for new challenges.
We highly encourage all new and experienced coaches to attend the upcoming Coaches Connection Forum to up-skill and connect with all coaches in the community.
Please don’t hesitate to contact Ben or Lori to have your details added to our coaches database, to ensure that you are contacted when a clinic or other development opportunity that may interest you is coming up.
You can find helpful coaching documents and website links by clicking here.
The Introduction to Coaching Course is delivered via an online platform facilitated by Basketball New Zealand and Sport New Zealand. It can be completed in your own time and will cover the following topics:
To sign up for these online modules
Click here to register for this online module: http://www.sporttutor.nz/bbnz
FIBA Introduction to Coaching Manual
FIBA mini ball coaching manual
Welcome to Coaching in Canterbury
Thriving Under Fire and Safety Net
Pre requisite- Good Sport online modules
90 minutes in class
Age and stage break down (Skill matrix)
LTAD, what it is and why it’s important
90 minutes on Court
Online Miniball/Junior Basketball Manual:
Classroom Session 2x 90minute sessions/1x 3 hours
On Court Practical 90 minutes
Deliver a 20 min session on a pre-assigned FIBA topic using provided athletes or bring your team** TBD.
90 minutes of observations completed by a BBNZ coach development officer.
This program is designed to aid our student coaches in their development by providing a mentor and trainer to facilitate basketball knowledge and be available as a resource. The program will be delivered in school and includes the “Good Sports” online coaching modules.
You can get started on this course by signing up for the online modules
Contact Lori McDaniel for more details at Lori@canterbury.basketball or click this link to register your interest in upcoming courses.