On-line Learning Options
These interactive, introductory modules hosted on the Greater Auckland Coaching Unit web site provide an ideal introduction to coaching.
- Coaching Starter Pack - This includes tips on the role of the coach, communication and how to run a practice session.
- Safety Net - This includes ideas on how to create a safe environment for the kids (or adults) you coach.
In addition to these modules, the Getting Started in Coaching resource also provides valuable tips on your role as a coach, communication, sport safety, planning, and teaching new skills to athletes:
If you would like to find out more about generic (not sport-specific) coach development opportunities in your region, please contact your local Regional Sports Trust (RST). Alternatively, you may have a look at the workshops currently offered by each RST through their respective web site.
Sport-specific Coaching Modules and Courses
National and Regional Sporting Organisations coordinate and offer sport-specific courses and modules. For specific courses relating to your sport, please refer to your National Sports Organisation through the following link: