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We need more Coaches and Assistant Coaches for 2020.

Are you interested in coaching a team? Experience is not essential, we will provide the resouces and training you need to become a great coach.  So what are you waiting for?  Download a Coaching Nomination Form.

For more information please contact  our Coaching convenor This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


We will support you through online courses, provide resources and through coaching clinics. We have coaching mentors to help you develop into a great coach.

Coaching Courses

You are welcome to participate in any of the courses listed on the Netball Queensland website -

All participants are required to complete the online Beginning Coaching General Principles course, go to Bring the certificate of completion along on the day.

Update your coaching skills live online

The Australian Sports Commission has developed the Beginning Coaching General Principles online course for coaches to assist new coaches improve their basic coaching skills, in particular, those coaches working with children.

About the course

The course contains five modules, covering a range of general coaching topics, including the role and responsibilities expected of a coach, planning, safety, working with parents, communication, group management and inclusive coaching practices when working with people with a disability or special population groups.

How to access the course

The Beginning Coaching General Principles course is available from the Australian Sports Commission’s new online learning portal. Coaches can complete the course in their own time, from the comfort of their own home. It is initially being made available free of charge to Australian coaches by the Australian Sports Commission. The course takes approximately 6 hours to complete with assessment included at the end of each module.

How does this affect your Netball Coaching Accreditation

For those coaches who wish to become accredited, the Beginning Coaching General Principles course provides the general principles component of the Foundation Coaching Course, plus one module of the Development Coaching Course. The next step is to complete a sports specific coaching course in order to achieve accreditation as a netball coach.

How to access the course
The Beginning Coaching General Principles course is available from the Australian Sports Commission’s online learning portal, go to

Netball Australia’s Junior policy can be found at

All coaches are encouraged to complete the on-line umpiring exam. It is imperative that coaches at all levels have a true and complete understanding and knowledge of the rules. Access the Section I Theory Examination at




Coaching Manual

Landing in netball

Netball Australia Coaching Code of Behaviour (large download - 9.2MB)

Netball Queensland Codes of Behaviour




Team Building

Diet and Nutrition


Performing under Pressure