Coach development & connect series 

Coach workshops coming up

DateSessionLocation
10th July

Selecting

email admin@netballhuttvalley.co.nz to register.

St Oran's College

6pm - 9pm

23rd July

Building Effective Relationships 

Team Culture

Register online: https://www.sporty.co.nz/viewform/285316

Netball Central Zone

Online 

6.30pm start

30th July

Tournament preparation for managers with Jill Clapcott & Carla van der Merwe

Register online: https://www.sporty.co.nz/viewform/285316

Netball Central Zone

Online 

6.30pm start

31st July

Tournament preparation for coaches 

Ideal for coaches heading to LNISS.

Register online: https://www.sporty.co.nz/viewform/285316

Netball Central Zone

Online 

6.30pm start


Whether you are just starting your coaching journey, or you have been involved with netball for quite some time & want a refresher, we have opportunities available for you! 

2024 Programmes

In 2024 we will endeavour to provide opportunities that suit each level & ability of coaches, players & umpires. There are a range of opportunities for you to engage in from the Netball Smart Programme to fundamental netball skills, & technical/tactical aspects for the deilvery of netball. 

Our core coaching framework will embrace:

  • FUNdamental coaches: FUTUREFerns year 1 to 8, secondary schools coaches.
  • Emerging coaches: Junior/ Senior A and aspiring coaches
  • Dynamic coaches: Premier, representative and pre performance coaching qualification coaches. 

Please note: the Emerging coaches programme will also assist you to work towards gaining your Community Coach level 1 or 2 Award if you wish to do so. *pre-requisites may apply to some of these workshops. If you are unsure which modules you have completed please email admin@netballhuttvalley.co.nz 

FutureFERNS Year 1 to 4 workshops 

ProgrammeDateTimeVenueContent Cater for
FutureFERNS Year 1 to 4Tuesday 22 October 20246pmTaita Netball Courts

Netball Smart 

Practical programme content

Year 1 to 4 Star Helpers


Pre-Season Coach Connects 

Our pre-season connects are open to all coaches (new & returning) who are keen to gain some new ideas, cement previous learnings & make connections with other like minded individuals within our community. 

Late 2024/ 2025 dates to be confirmed.

DateSessionLocation

Selecting an effectual team

Planning (season & session)

Player centred coaching & building effective relationships

Mental skills and team culture


​​​​​​​FUNdamental Coach Connects

We aspire to have a group of like-minded coaches engaged in our pilot connect programme in 2024. This programme has been designed to ensure our coaches are confident & competent in delivering the fundamental movement skills & attacking/defensive techniques to help grow our players capbility & enjoyment in the game. This programme is open to all new & returning coaches in the Hutt Valley who are keen to grow their knowledge & understanding to support our players within the community. This programme will run pre & during the season to help coaches to continually stretch & grow their players. Recommended coaching areas: Year 5 to 8, secondary schools (juniors), and senior club teams. 

Engagement in the connect programme will support your development in effectively delivering: movement skills, shooting technique, centre pass to circle edge, defence, through court play & tournament preparation (AIMS/LNISS). 

Emerging Coaches Connects 

This programme has been designed to ensure we are providing coaches the opportunity to learn & grow and work towards performance targets in a local setting (NHV/Secondary School premier competition) and on a national level (representative/ LNISS) level. We aspire to have premier & representative players learning alongside our coaches to provide real time learning & development opportunities to improve our technical & tactical knowledge of the game whilst ensuring we build safe & supportive communities capturing player well-being, mental skills & developing physical capacity. 

Engagement in the connect programme will support your development in effectively: Selecting, planning, mental skills, developing physical capacity, skills analysis, attacking, defence, game analysis, centre pass retention, through-court, tournament planning & player management. Sessions will be delivered in a mix on online & in-person practicals facilitated by Netball Hutt Valley, Netball Wellington Centre and Netball Central Zone accredited Coach Developers. 


Late 2024/2025 dates to be confirmed

DateSessionLocation

Developing physical capacity with Carla van der Merwe, Netball Smart

Attack & defence

Game analysis

Skill analysis & shooting

Centre pass & circle work

Through court

Tournament planning & preparation

Netball Central Zone & Netball New Zealand Coach Development Online Learning Opportunities 

DateSessionLocation
Wednesday 13 MarchSeason & session planningOnline 6.30pm
Wednesday 27 MarchTeam cultureOnline 6.30pm
Tuesday 2 AprilTournament planning for coachesOnline 6.30pm
Tuesday 9 AprilDeveloping physical capacityOnline 6.30pm
Monday 29th AprilBuilding quality relationshipsOnline 6.30pm
Monday 6 MayIntroduction to mental skillsOnline 6.30pm

Register online here for Netball Central Zone delivered workshops. 

​​​​​​​If you have any questions please get in touch with our Community Development Officer on admin@netballhuttvalley.co.nz 

Coaching Resources

Primary (Year 1 to 6)Intermediate (Year 7&8)Youth and Senior (Year 9+)

Netball NZ Sport Tutor online learning modules 

  • Learn to umpire
  • Netball Smart 
  • Player centred coaching 

Netball NZ Sport Tutor online learning modules 

  • Learn to umpire
  • Netball Smart 
  • Player centred coaching 

Netball NZ Sport Tutor online learning modules 

  • Learn to umpire
  • Netball Smart 
  • Player centred coaching 

FutureFERNS Coaching Resources

  • Year 1 & 2 (4v4 modified)
  • Year 3 & 4 (5v5 modified)
  • Year 5 & 6 (6v6 modified)

FutureFERNS Coaching Resources

  • Year 7 & 8 (7v7)

Netball Smart Resources

Netball Smart Resources

FUNdamental Coach Connect  (for new/returning coaches from year 5+)

  • Movement skills
  • Attacking (shooting technique & centre pass)
  • Defence & through court play 

FUNdamental Coach Connect (for new/returning coaches from year 5+)

  • Movement skills
  • Attacking (shooting technique & centre pass)
  • Defence & through court play 

FUNdamental Coach Connect (for new/returning coaches from year 5+)

  • Movement skills
  • Attacking (shooting technique & centre pass)
  • Defence & through court play 

Year 7&8 Player Development 

  • Lead coach
  • Shadow coach 

Under 14 PDP, Under 16, 18 & Open Age Group Representatives 

  • Head coach
  • Assistant coach



      Emerging Coach Connect (for aspiring premier/representative level coaches) 

      • Planning & player centred coaching
      • Mental skills & Developing physical capacity
      • Team culture & building effective relationships 
      • Skill analysis & shooting
      • Attack & defence
      • Circle work & centre pass
      • Through court
      • Game analysis 
      • Tournament planning & preparation 
      • Coach mentorship and support