Coaching Pathway & Education




What does it include?


Level 1: Community Level Coaching

Target Group: Sub junior and junior club coaches. Club and community-based coaches who are just starting or with 1 or 2 years experience. 

Includes topics such as:

  • Foundation Coaching Priciples in Athlete Development & Pathways
  • Coach Education Frameworks, Principles & Styles
  • Teaching Principles/Pedagogy. What is it?
  • Teaching and Learning Modalities - Visual, Kinaesthetic, etc
  • Early Athlete Role & Elite Talent Identification


Wednesday, 31st October: 6pm- 8:30pm

University of Newcastle 

Cost: $30


Level 2: Aspiring Representative Level Coaching

Target Group: Minimum of 5 years expereince and/or coaching junior representative teams/individuals at the local/regional representative level and in Academy programs. 

Includes topics such as:

  • Advanced Coaching Principles in Athlete Development and Management Styles 
  • Specific Coaching Considerations in the Athlete Development Pathway
  • Flow Theory (Intro), Skill Acquisition (Intro), Skill Remediation (Intro) and Skill Analysis (Intro)
  • Incorporating Specialist Coaching Expertise
  • Athlete Selection Protocols
  • Cross Disciplinary Selection Protocols 


Saturday, Novemeber 3rd: 9:30am-12pm

Hunter Academy of Sport Offices: 294 Turton Road Broadmeadow.

Cost: $50


All sessions include Sports Psychology and Strength & Conditioning Performance Advice.