Basketball Australia is calling for Expressions of Interests for the coaching staffs of the Australian Under 19 Women's and Men's team for the next World Championship cycle. The Gems and Emus have a proud tradition of success on the international stage and both programs provide valuable pathways to the Opals and Boome...
Teachers can receive additional resources by delivering an Aussie Hoops program through Sporting Schools, and purchase equipment via Basketball Australia’s Store for Schools. This section provides some helpful resources for delivering a basketball program in the school setting that meets F-10 curriculum outcomes, develops fundamental movement skills and provides an enjoyable PE session for every student.
Drills for a Beginner Coach (Basketball Victoria) For the Club Coach. 10 Drills to Develop 1v1 and 2v2 Skills (BA & BWA) Teaching and Drilling the Jump Shot (BA Centre of Excellence) For the Association Coach. Developing Decision Making (Basketball SA) 3X3 Concepts for Coaches (BA Centre of Excellence) Technical Observations and Trends from Europe (Michael Czepil – Victoria Metro High-Performance Coach)
Coach Education. Basketball Coaches in Australia deliver thousands of hours of their time to teach and improve the game for everyone. We’re changing how we resource and support coaches to make life easier. The new Curriculum Framework has been approved by the Australian Sports Commission and an on-line learning system has been set up to distribute learning resources and making it easier to learn where and when is most convenient to you.
Basketball Australia is currently reviewing the structure of its National Coaching Accreditation Scheme incorporating a national digital strategy and upcoming changes to FIBA’s accreditation model. The aim is to enhance the way in which coaches access a higher quality of national resources and education, whilst feeling part of a national network of coaches.
Whether coaching a Aussie Hoops program or Basketball Australia’s National Performance Program (NPP), the National Coaching Resource offers practical guidelines to coaches that will give them confidence that the information they’re teaching their players is setting them on the path to represent the green and gold.
2018 Trans Tasman Coaches Clinic - Peter Lonergan - Pick and Roll Offense East Coast Challenge Coaches Clinic - Sydney 2018 Basketball WA Clinic (Joondalup) - Coach Nico
A sample of presentation notes from the annual Basketball Australia Coaches Conference: 2017 – Teaching the Why behind the How. Driving your Professional Development – Patrick Hunt (AIS) Leadership in Coaching – Donna O’Connor (University of Sydney) Personal Excellence – Sarah Conlon (BA) 2016 – Even Better Practice. How do High Performance Coaches learn? – Patrick Hunt (AIS)