Coaches Information



Coaching Convenor Leigh Whitehead 0418 168172


Looking to update your accreditation or commence your coaching certificates?

Look below for more information. Newcastle Netball is highly encouraging ALL coaches to have appropriate coaching accreditation.



FREE COURSE - Saturday 14th March at Hunter Sports High School.

NetEd workshops presented by Netball NSW. This workshop has 2 sessions - One for Foundation coaching and another for Development and Beyond coaches. 

To access futher information Netball NSW


The Foundations Coaching Course is all ONLINE and can be completed by CLICKING HERE


Development Coaching Courses in Hunter Region.



Intermediate Coaching Courses in Hunter Region



FIRST TIME COACH...... use the following drills and tips to assist you to plan your training sessions for the year. 

Having a plan for training and the season is EXTREMELY useful and this will allow you to engage your players further at training. Don't forget to cover the Rules of Netball (rule book) and you and your team could complete the exams by CLICKING HERE



Here are some useful websites that you can use for designing your training sessions. It is important to have a training session mapped out so you are able to maximise your time as well as the players’ time. Ensure you are teaching skills and drills as much as enjoying playing games. 


Blank Session template

Knee Program

Motivating your players

Demonstrating a skill

Checklist for Beginner coaches

The Netballcoach



Netball Australia Coach Accreditation Framework

The following titles are links to the coaching pathways that Netball Australia has provided

Coaching Pathways

 Pathway for Newcastle Representative Coaches