Otago Cricket 2016/17 - Upcoming Courses

Dunedin Courses: 
CACT: 

  • Tuesday 4 October
  • Tuesday 1 November 
  • 6pm-9pm at the Edgar Centre (Otago Cricket nets)


Level 1  (The CACT course is a pre-requisite for the Level 1)

  • Sunday 9 & 16 October (Attendance required both days)
  • 9am-4pm at the Edgar Centre (Otago Cricket nets)

To register for either course please enter your details on this registration form

For further information contact Tama Walker: 
Email: tama@otagocricket.co.nz 
Phone: 021 241 5561

Southland Courses :

  • Thursday 22 September 
  • Queens Park Pavilion, Invercargill, 6pm 

For more information and to book contact Jason Domigan
Email: admin@southlandcricket.co.nz

Central Otago Courses:
CACT:

  • Wednesday 7 September 
  • 6pm Molyneux Park Alexandra


Level 1:

  • Saturday 10 & 17 September (Attendance required both days) 
  • 9am - 4pm Dunstan High Gymnasium 

 

 

For more information and to book contact Willie Miller
Email: willie@otagocricket.co.nz
Phone: 021 279 0979

 

New Zealand Cricket Coaching Pathway

Foundation Coach

The Foundation Coaching course is for parents, teachers, volunteers or helpers who organise and coach 5-year-old to 10-year-old students who are participating in the New Zealand Post Superstar Cricket Academy programme.

This is a practical course which will enable you to effectively and confidently organise and run a New Zealand Post Superstar Cricket Academy programme in your club or school. The course focusses on enabling coaches to teach children the fundamental movement and cricket skills through a series of activities, drills and modified games in preparation for their introduction to New Zealand Post Superstar Cricket.

Coaching a Cricket Team Coach

The Coaching a Cricket Team course is for the coach, parent, teacher or volunteer involved with a primary, intermediate or junior club team or a year 9/10 secondary school or club youth team.

This is a three hour course for coaches to learn how and what to coach a team playing and practicing the 11-a-side game or a modified format (eg 8-a-side) played with a hard ball (traditional cricket ball).

Level 1 Coach

The Level 1 course is for the coach of 9-18 year old primary, intermediate or secondary students playing junior or youth cricket for schools, clubs or districts in 11-a-side teams. The coach should have some knowledge and/or playing experience of cricket.

This course focusses on detailed planning and evaluation, understanding and using the principles of biomechanics to coach, analyzing and improving skills, understanding the coaching process and effective coaching, including tactics.

Level 2 Coach

The Level 2 course is for coaches of 11-a-side teams who have an active coaching record and a commitment to coaching. They will be coaching or identified to coach DA senior teams, senior club teams and school 1st XI’s or MA underage teams. The course concentrates on detailed planning and evaluation, understanding and using principles of biomechanics to coach, analyzing and improving skills, understanding the coaching process and effective team coaching, including game tactics.

Level 3 Coach

This is a High Performance Course designed for NZC’s elite and professional coaches who are active and practicing in the High Performance area. Acceptance onto this course is by invitation only.