These 3 – 6 hour practical coaching workshops are aimed at providing club coaches and teachers who are regularly planning sessions with a better understanding of specific areas of player and game development, the toolkit required to analyse and correct technique, and fresh ideas for building practices and sessions.
The series of workshops have been carefully designed to complement the qualifications pathway (UKCC) and Excel Framework.
Candidates are provided with high-quality resources and coaching cards to take away and use in their own coaching environments and are actively encouraged to participate in the activities during the workshops.
|Activate: Essential Attacking Skills For Netball||This course will examine the qualities of an attacking player and will explore the methods a player can utilise to get free through a Game for Understanding approach. Coaches will be equipped with the skills to plan practices which are in a game context and recognise the value of placing conditions on games to improve the practice|
|High 5 Workshop||This three-hour practical workshop will allow attendee’s to learn more about the game of High 5, the skills involved and how to get High 5 up and running in their school or club. The workshop will examine everything from the philosophy and principles of High 5, effective warm up and cool down, the basic netball skills needed to play High 5 including movement skills, passing, catching and shooting through to the organisation of a High 5 game.|
|On the Ball: Essential Ball Skills for Netball||This workshop will focus on catching and passing skills and identify how practice design can help players become more skilful in matches.|
|On the Move: Essential Movement Skills for Netball||The course will introduce the coach to the essential movement skills required for effective performance in netball and physical training sessions. Specific tasks will enable the coach to identify the coaching points, common errors and corrective measures associated with each of the movement skills.|
|Scouting, Selection and Screening||The aim of this workshop is to provide scouts/aspiring scouts with the skills and tools to select players into the County Excel Pathway (Satellite and County Academies). Scouts must attend this workshop if they wish to become an eligible Local or County Scout. The workshop will include theory and practice al observation sessions.|
|Sharp Shooting||The course will examine the technique of shooting and the associated game strategies linked to this position namely, shooter rotation, balance, ‘T’ position and the support of attacking players on the circle edge. . Shooter programmes will be reviewed and the use of tools / props explored to enhance the practice environment for the shooter in training.|
|Getting Physical: Strength and Conditioning for Netball||This is a practical workshop that will take coaches through; injury prevention strategies related to posture and the development of efficient movement patterns and strength development exercises to increase athletic performance on court. Coaches will learn how to incorporate conditioning principles into netball training sessions that are progressive, vary in intensity levels and combine skill practice with fitness training.|
|Winning the Ball: Essential Defending Skills for Netball||This workshop will examine how coaches can develop defensive practices that are both variable and relevant in a game context to ensure that players are encouraged to make decisions on how, where and when to force errors and/or turnovers.|
|Walking Netball Host Training||The aim of this six hour workshop is to provide learners with the skills they need to be able to host a Walking Netball session. The workshop includes a mix of both theory and practical sessions, covering the ethos and the game of Walking Netball, know how to create a great first experience and provide activity ideas for sessions.|
|Key Stage 3 Workshop
|The aim of three hour workshop is to provide teachers with the skills and resources they need to be able to teach Netball to secondary school pupils. The workshop includes a mix of both theory and practical sessions focused on a game based approach.|
Workshops range from £25–£80 with discounts available for Affiliated Members.
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