Welcome toNetball Wellington Centre
Upcoming Workshop Opportunities
2023 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.
Workshops still to come in 2023:
Creating a Quality Learning Experience for your Players (aka Player Centred Coaching - CCA1 accredited)Monday 27 November 6.30pm
Time to Plan - Season & Session Planning (CCA1 accredited)Monday 11 December 6.30pm
OnlineNo cost - FREERegister at www.sporty.co.nz/viewform/232243
Workshops already held in 2023:
Introduction to Mental SkillsMonday 13 November 6.30pm virtual
Building Quality RelationshipsMonday 30 October 2023 - 6.30pm virtual
Unlocking the power of Team CultureMonday 2 October 2023 6pm - 8pm virtual
Developing Physical CapacityWednesday 23 August 2023 6.30pm - 8pm virtual + in-person
Tournament Management workshop - an online kōrero for CoachesWednesday 16 August, 6.30pm-8pm virtual
Tournament Management workshop - an online kōrero for Managerswith Jill Clapcott (Central Pulse Team Manager) and Carla van der Merwe (NetballSmart Development Officer)Tuesday 15 August, 6.30pm - 8pm virtual
Tournament Management workshop with Jill Clapcott (Central Pulse Team Manager) and Carla van der Merwe (NetballSmart Development Officer)Monday 26 June, 6.30pm to 8.30pm virtual
Enhance the U18 Experience - with Leigh Gibbs, Marianne Delaney-Hoshek, Mary-Jane Araroa & Kiri WillsMonday 19 June, 7pm to 8.30pm virtual
Learn to Coach the Basics of Defence - practical interactive workshop with Waimarama TaumaunuMonday 12 June, 6.30pm in-person at Te Rauparaha Arena, Porirua
Coaching with the end in mind - practical interactive workshop with Leigh GibbsMonday 8 May, 6.15pm in-person at Wellington East Girls' College Gym
Netball New Zealand Secondary Schools Skills Autumn RoadshowSunday 30 April, 10am-4pm scheduled in-person in Palmerston North - event did not proceed, minimal uptake
Developing Physical Capacity with NetballSmart Development Officer Carla van der MerweWednesday 12 April 2023 6.30pm - 8pm virtual + in-person
Resilience Webinar with Kathryn Berkett, TEDx Presenter of "Neuroscience of device zombies".Wednesday 5 April 2023 7pm - 8.30pm virtual
Developing Physical Capacity with NetballSmart Development Officer Carla van der MerweThursday 9 March 2023 6.30pm - 8pm virtual + in-person
Game Analysis (virtual + in-person) - learning alongside live match - Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse vs Magic.Sunday 5 March 2023 3.45pm virtual & in-person
Team Culture - What vibe do you want to create in your team?Wednesday 1 March 2023 7pm - 8.30pm virtual
Building Effective Relationships - How do we build effective relationships?Wednesday 22 February 2023 7pm - 8.30pm virtual
Player Centred Coaching - Who is at the centre of what we do as coaches?Wednesday 15 February 2023 7pm - 8.30pm with guest presenter Leigh Gibbs virtual
Season & Session Planning - What makes for a good practice and season? Wednesday 8 February 2023 7pm - 8.30pm virtual
If you have any requests or ideas for topics of interest or wish to be informed once workshop dates are set, please email email@example.com. 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.
2023 Satellite in-person workshop dates below
Motu KairangiCombined Year 1-4 - Thursday 15 February 2024 from 5.30pm to 7pm at EBIS Library.Enquire/register via email to firstname.lastname@example.orgCombined Year 5-8 - Sunday 30 April 2023 from 12.30pm to 2.30pm at Hataitai Netball Pavilion, 43 Ruahine Street. Enquire/register via email to email@example.com.Combined Year 1-4 - Thursday 12 October 2023 from 5.30pm to 7pm at EBIS LibraryEnquire/register via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Northern SuburbsCombined Year 5-8 - Tuesday 4 April 2023 6pm to 8pm. Enquire/register via email to email@example.comYear 3&4 - Wednesday 5 April 2023 6pm to 8pm. Enquire/register via email to firstname.lastname@example.orgYear 1&2 - proposed date Sunday 30 July 2023 1pm to 2.30pm (TBC). Enquire/register via email to email@example.com or year3and4nsnetball.co.nz
Wellington WestCombined Year 1-4 - Thursday 30 March 2023 6.30pm to 8.30pm at St Thomas More Church, 36 Worcester St, Wilton. Enquire/register via email to firstname.lastname@example.orgCombined Year 5-8 - Saturday 22 April 2023 from 1.30-3.30pm at Karori Normal School Hall. Enquire/register via email to email@example.com
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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