Welcome toNetball Wellington Centre
Upcoming Workshop Opportunities
2024 Learning Opportunities
Sessions offered for coaches, managers and umpires of any age, experience or sport code near & far to help guide you on your coach journey and gain fresh ideas.
Hosted by regional Zones with guest facilitators - fantastic opportunities to learn and connect with others.Prior experience not necessary. Pick and choose topics of interest as suits your learning needs.
Formal (accredited) and informal (interest-focused) learning opportunities on offer.
CCA1&2 course names may alter slightly to help with promotion yet many fall under NNZ accredited courses to assist those hoping to complete modules along the NNZ Coaching Framework. If progressing towards Community Coach Award level 1 (CCA1) or level 2 (CCA2) you will be credited with the appropriate module once attended & necessary online components complete.
2024 upcoming sessions:
Growing Skilled Players who Love the Game (Player Centred Coaching)Wednesday 6th March, 6:30pm
Season and Session PlanningWednesday 13th March, 6:30pm
Team CultureWednesday 27th March, 6:30pm
Tournament Planning for Coaches (target is Rep coaches)Tuesday 2nd April, 6:30pm
Prepare your athletes for the season (Developing Physical Capacity)Tuesday 9th April, 6:30pm
Building Quality RelationshipsMonday 29th April, 6:30pm
Introduction to Mental SkillsMonday 6th May, 6:30pm
All offerings listed above are kindly organised by Netball Central Zone, held online, accredited Community Coach Award sessions and are FREE to attend. Register at: www.sporty.co.nz/viewform/285316
If you have any requests or ideas for topics of interest or wish to be informed once workshop dates are set, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Your input is most welcome so we can tailor to suit your needs!
FREE futureFERNS workshops for coaches of Year 1-8 players
Each Satellite arranges FREE workshops located conveniently for their associated member coaches to attend. By attending, coaches gain access to resources which include pre-planned training sessions along with warm-up, cool-down and other information specific to their appropriate junior modified game. In addition those attending receive guidance on how to interpret the resource, deliver a quality session and tips for instructing their particular age group. Whether new to netball, returning after some time away from the sport, coaxed from the sideline to help coach or seeking a refresher before the season starts - it's highly recommended to attend so as to boost your confidence and be reassured you're well-supported in your coaching role.
Satellite in-person workshop dates below
Motu KairangiCombined Year 1-4 - Thursday 15 February 2024 from 5.30pm to 7pm at EBIS Library (cancelled due to low interest)Enquire/register via email to email@example.comCombined Year 5-8 - Wednesday 24 April 2024 from 6pm to 8pm at Hataitai Netball Pavilion, 43 Ruahine Street. Enquire/register via email to firstname.lastname@example.orgCombined Year 1-4 - Thursday 17 October 2024 from 5.30pm to 7pm at EBIS LibraryEnquire/register via email to email@example.com
Northern SuburbsYear 3&4 - Tuesday 9 April 2024 6pm to 8pm at Newlands Primary School Hall. Enquire/register via email to firstname.lastname@example.orgCombined Year 5-8 - Wednesday 10 April 2024 6pm to 8pm at Newlands Primary School Hall. Enquire/register via email to email@example.comYear 1&2 - TBC for 2024. Enquire/register via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Wellington WestCombined Year 5-8 - Monday 8 April 2024 from 6pm to 8pm at St Thomas More Church, 36 Worcester St, Wilton. Enquire/register via email to email@example.comCombined Year 1-4 - Thursday 11 April 2024 6.30pm to 8pm at St Thomas More Church, 36 Worcester St, Wilton. Enquire/register via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
FREE self-paced online learning via Sport Tutor
Netball New Zealand have also arranged FREE self-guided modules anyone can complete at your own pace. These are offered online via a portal called Sport Tutor. Sign-up is FREE.Access Sport Tutor portal here.Access Sport Tutor - How To Guide here
Sport Tutor online learning is designed for anyone involved in netball including coaches, umpires, managers, players, parents and volunteers and is a great access point for free online workshops and resources including topics below:
Sport NZ/Ihi Aotearoa topics:
In addition to Netball New Zealand content users may also access a library of additional online learning once registered. Other sporting organisations using the same platform include Sport NZ/Ihi Aotearoa, Touch NZ, NZ Rugby League and Special Olympics with more getting involved over time.
Balance Is Better Webinar Series supported by Sport New Zealand
Upcoming topicsTopics feature below once known - click linked webinar title to be taken to registration link
If you have a time on your hands and seek some online learning or perhaps couldn't attend past webinars, listen to renowned experts sharing their thoughts in a series of replay webinars discussing elements that create a great sporting environment for young people. Whether a coach, administrator or parent, you’ll be able to take some useful tips and tricks. Featured topics:
To explore more, head to the Sport NZ Balance is Better site via this link
Sport New Zealand/Ihi Aotearoa - Flow On Effect Series
Off the back of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™, Sport NZ has received funding from the Government’s leverage and legacy programme to ensure the event has a lasting impact for our communities and to kick start conversations in many areas related to female health and wellbeing.
We’re aiming to increase education and awareness about female health and menstruation in physical activity, while working to address period poverty.
The Flow on Effect is a Sport NZ initiative about:
Whether you’re a young person or an adult supporting a young person, check out the resources and stories here
Anna Peterson talking menstruation and being active (2.23 duration)Sophie Watson (EONZ) on how to be a menstrual ally (2.43 duration)Michele Wilson on how traditional Māori views of ikura are relevant today (1.55 duration)Fern Taiapa on breaking down the stigma around menstruation (2.16 duration)Clare Morgan on Sustainability: understanding what is good for body and planet (3.23 duration)
Access the Going with the Flow resource designed for young people, educators and active recreation providers
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